Professional Details

Harry Howard
Practitioner MediatorPractitioner Mediator

Harry R. Howard, Esq.

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P.O. BOX 787
N. CHATHAM, MA 02650
Fax: 5089450255

Description of Practice

Harry is admitted to practice in the State and Federal courts in Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. He has over 50 years experience in insurance, maritime, contract and real estate, admiralty and domestic relations law. Whether a dispute arises out of business or personal relationship he will endeavor to assist the parties in seeking to resolve the matter without judicial interventions. In addition to an active law practice Harry has served With Cape Mediation in its mediation and conciliation programs.

Professional Background

Harry was admitted to the New Jersey Bar in 1962, the Massachusetts Bar in 2000, and the New York Bar in 2013. He has served as arbitrator in the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, and American Arbitration Association. Since April 2005 and presently serves as arbitrator Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation. Certified mediator Commonwealth of Massachusetts, mediator and conciliator with Cape Cod Mediation Association, Orleans and Barnstable District Courts May 2005 to date.


Presently and since May 2005 has served as mediator with Cape Cod Mediation in Orleans District Court. Since its inception Harry has served as conciliator in the Barnstable District Court. For the past 13 years Harry has been an arbitrator for the Home Improvement Arbitration Program of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation.


Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1958 with a B.A. degree
Rutgers Law School in 1961 J.D. degree.


Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
April 2005    Cape Cod Dispute Resolution Center, Inc.    Basic Mediation Skills Training 32
2006    Massachusette Office of Consumer Affairs    Arbitration 4
2017    Cape Mediation Association    Conciliation 4
2018    Cape Mediation    Conciliation Training 8
2018    Introduction to Collaborative Practice Methods of Problem-Solving and Conflict Resolution 1.5


It is important thateach person should listen to what they say, and also to listen to what the other person has to say. They need to understand what is important to the persons involved.


Available upon request.

Areas of Practice

  • Accidents
  • Automotive
  • Civil (general)
  • Construction
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Insurance
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Marital Mediation
  • Maritime
  • Personal Injury
  • Small Claims

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Representational Lawyer
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Arbitrator
  • Collaborative Professional
  • Facilitator
  • Online Mediator
  • Online Arbitrator

References available upon request.

This dispute resolution professional keeps professional liability insurance.