Howard M. Camerik Attorney At Law

Howard M. Camerik - Attorney at Law


T 954.761.8111
F 954.761.8112
Fort Lauderdale 401 East Las Olas Boulevard Suite 1000 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

Howard is a litigator, concentrating his practice in the areas of complex commercial, real estate and corporate-related, probate/trust and appellate litigation.  Throughout a career spanning more than 25 years, Howard has gained a reputation as an aggressive advocate who always maintains a practical perspective to dispute resolution, and as an always thoroughly prepared trial lawyer.  He enjoys an AV rating, the highest awarded, from the Martindale-Hubbell publication, an honor that is determined by a survey of peers.

For the 11 years prior to joining GrayRobinson, Howard chaired the Florida litigation practice of the international law firm Blank Rome LLP, a platform from which he represented a wide array of clients all throughout Florida, in state courts, federal courts and arbitration proceedings.  The types of claims he has regularly litigated are varied: complex mortgage foreclosure and receivership proceedings, partnership breakups, shareholders’ derivative actions, will contests, trust and other fiduciary disputes, business torts, contract disputes, appeals and much more.

  • Background

    Howard was born in New York City and relocated to Memphis, Tennessee, while in high school. After receiving his bachelor's degree in economics with distinction from the University of Virginia, he attended the University of Michigan Law School, receiving his juris doctor in 1987, and then became a South Floridian upon graduation. Howard is also an author, having published the critically acclaimed novel The Curse of Carl Mays, and an occasional performer in the South Florida stand-up comedy scene.

  • Education
    • University of Virginia, B.A. (with distinction, 1984)
    • University of Michigan, J.D. (1987) 
  • Admissions
    • Florida
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida 
  • Professional Associations and Memberships
    • The Florida Bar
  • Civic
    • Children's Home Society of Broward County, former Board Member
    • Florida Legal Services, former President and Board Member
    • Florida Bar Foundation, former Board Member
    • Florida Democratic Lawyers Council, Member 
  • Awards and Recognitions
    • AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell
    • Daily Business Review, Top Rated Lawyer, Appellate Law, 2013