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Thomas Howard - Attorney Peoria, IL

Licensed to practice since 2008, Thomas Howard has represented numerous financial institutions in litigation to enforce their security interests.  Since 2018, he has helped numerous cannabis companies with their hemp farms, to licensing applications in the adult use cannabis industry.

He helps community banks in complex commercial workouts involving some of the most sophisticated financial products in the banking industry.  He has also litigated in contested contract cases on various legal theories.

A Peoria, IL attorney recognized by Super Lawyers & Leading Lawyers

Uniform Commercial Code issues, replevins, guaranty actions, and bankruptcy. He has successfully resolved numerous multi-million dollar non-performing loans for many community banks throughout Illinois.  As a result of his efforts, Mr. Howard earned Rising Stars by Super Lawyers, and as an Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers from 2015 to 2018. Only two percent of attorneys ever receive such distinction.

Thomas Howard is admitted to practice in:

  • The State Of Illinois
  • State Of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court For The Eastern District Of Wisconsin
  • Central District Of Illinois,
  • NorthernDistrict Of Illinois,
  • Southern Districts Of Illinois.

He is a member of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on:

  1. Immigration Law,
  2. Judicial Evaluations Outside Of Cook County, And
  3. Commercial Collections, Banking And Bankruptcy.

Thomas Howard received his B.A. from Illinois Wesleyan University in 2002 and J.D. from Marquette University Law School in 2008. After completing law school he earned his Series 7 & 66 securities licenses and briefly worked as a stockbroker before using his law degree to work through the mortgage foreclosure crisis from the market crash of 2008.

Thomas Howard - Attorney Peoria, IL

Licensed to practice since 2008, Thomas Howard has represented numerous financial institutions in litigation to enforce their security interests.  Since 2018, he has helped numerous cannabis companies with their hemp farms, to licensing applications in the adult use cannabis industry.

He helps community banks in complex commercial workouts involving some of the most sophisticated financial products in the banking industry.  He has also litigated in contested contract cases on various legal theories.

A Peoria, IL attorney recognized by Super Lawyers & Leading Lawyers

Uniform Commercial Code issues, replevins, guaranty actions, and bankruptcy. He has successfully resolved numerous multi-million dollar non-performing loans for many community banks throughout Illinois.  As a result of his efforts, Mr. Howard earned Rising Stars by Super Lawyers, and as an Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers from 2015 to 2018. Only two percent of attorneys ever receive such distinction.

Thomas Howard is admitted to practice in:

  • The State Of Illinois
  • State Of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court For The Eastern District Of Wisconsin
  • Central District Of Illinois,
  • NorthernDistrict Of Illinois,
  • Southern Districts Of Illinois.

He is a member of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on:

  1. Immigration Law,
  2. Judicial Evaluations Outside Of Cook County, And
  3. Commercial Collections, Banking And Bankruptcy.

Thomas Howard received his B.A. from Illinois Wesleyan University in 2002 and J.D. from Marquette University Law School in 2008. After completing law school he earned his Series 7 & 66 securities licenses and briefly worked as a stockbroker before using his law degree to work through the mortgage foreclosure crisis from the market crash of 2008.