How I can help you

Retired.   Formerly Florida business lawyer.  Formerly Florida Bar Board certified real estate lawyer. In providing mentoring to SCORE clients I will draw on my 44 plus years of experience in the legal field (but will not be providing legal services).

Represented small and medium sized businesses, including franchisees, at all stages, from entry to exit. Buying and selling businesses. Litigation and resolution of disputes among shareholders, partners, lenders, and miscellaneous third parties. 

Provided legal services in the organization, operation, financing and sale of small and medium sized businesses, including corporate governance, shareholder agreements, partnership and LLC agreements, and all aspects of commercial real estate, including commercial leases.  Real estate litigation including eminent domain aka condemnation.

Former city councilman of the City of Jacksonville (1994-1999).

Founding shareholder, director and CEO of Jacksonville based 8-10 attorney, boutique law firm for over 30 years.






Areas of Expertise
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Government & Regulations
  • Intellectual Property

Industry Experience
  • Banking, Finance & Insurance
  • Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Professional & Business Services

Howard Dale

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone
  • Video