• District of Columbia


  • American Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association


  • American University, Washington College of Law, JD
  • George Washington University, BA
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Howard S. Jatlow

Senior Counsel

Washington, DC v. +1.202.420.2266 f. +1.202.420.2201

Howard Jatlow focuses his practice on business, banking, finance, and real estate. He has a broad-based, diverse practice serving the financial, corporate, and real estate communities, representing a wide array of clients, including banks, investment funds, venture capital firms, and labor unions as well as middle-market, national, and international companies. He has had a significant role in the development and implementation of national lending programs, and substantial experience with government contract, aircraft, communications, energy, real estate, and capital markets transactions.

Mr. Jatlow lectures from time to time to various professional and institutional groups, is a business adviser, and has served on boards and advisory boards of non-profit institutions and business corporations. In 1994, he served as the “Outside Counsel Voting Member” of a Special Workout Asset Team formed by the Executive Branch during the savings and loan crisis. Mr. Jatlow was one of a four-member team granted delegated Executive Branch authority to resolve credits/authorize dispositions involving assets of up to $100 million.

While in law school, he served as an associate editor of The American University Law Review.


Mr. Jatlow is a member of the American and District of Columbia Bar Associations and various real estate- and finance-related sections of such associations. From time to time throughout his career, he has lectured to various professional and institutional groups.


  • 2006–2009, 2011–2018, Banking and Finance Law and Real Estate Law in Washington, D.C., listed in Best Lawyers in America©
  • 2011, Legal 500

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