Jerrad T. Howard


Jerrad is responsible for providing advice to and representing public and private companies, public utilities, and financial institutions. He concentrates his practice on mergers and acquisitions, as well as commercial finance and regulatory compliance for financial institutions.

His experience includes representing clients in a variety of agency proceedings and transactions, including multiple acquisitions and divestitures; providing thorough compliance advice in heavily-regulated industries; developing and implementing comprehensive corporate policies and procedures; and drafting complex product and service agreements. He also has experience counseling clients in the high-tech industry, with particular emphasis in the area of data breaches.

Prior to joining Dinsmore, Jerrad worked for Montague Law PLLC, a Lexington-based soft intellectual property and technology boutique law firm, and, the Scottsdale-based primary domain name registrar.


  • University of Kentucky College of Law  (J.D., 2012)
    • Kentucky Law Journal, managing editor
  • University of Kentucky  (B.S., summa cum laude, 2009)
    • Accounting & Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky
  • Ohio