About Raymond Howard

Reprinted from "Who’s Who Among African-Americans"

Family:
Married; Children: Raymond III, Physician; Monica, Attorney; Heather, Attorney; Angelique, Student.

Career:
Missouri State Senator and Legislator -- 12 years
St. Louis City Municipal Judge
Attorney in Private Practice of Law -- 44 years

Education:
Vashon High School
University of Wisconsin
St. Louis University School of Law -- Doctorate of Jurisprudence

Religion:
Born Again Christian, Bible Reading, Speaking In Tongues and Believer of Jesus Christ as my Lord and Savior.

Organizations:
St. Louis Urban League -- Former Board Member
St. Louis NAACP -- Former Board Member
Metropolitan YMCA -- Former Board Member
Gateway National Bank -- Former Board Member
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra -- Former Board Member
National Bar Association
American Trial Lawyers
St. Louis Bar Association
Mound City Bar Association
St. Louis Congress of Racial Equality -- President

Military:
Paratrooper, 82nd Airborne. Rank: Lieutenant

Awards:
Distinguished Service Award -- St. Louis University
Distinguished Service Award -- St. Louis Bar Association
Distinguished Service Award -- NAACP's one of 100 Distinguished Citizens of St. Louis
Outstanding Professional Achievement -- Kappa Alpha Psi
Outstanding Young Man Award -- Junior Chamber of Commerce
Vashon High School -- Hall of Fame
Legends Award – Mound City Bar Association

Special Achievements:

High School:

  • Graduated at Age 16
  • Editor-In-Chief of the Student Newspaper
  • First Chair Clarinet Player in the Senior Band
  • Varsity Track Team

University of Wisconsin:

  • Student Senate Member
  • Debate Team
  • Polemarch, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity

St. Louis University School of Law:

  • Secretary of Senior Class
  • Student Council
  • Third African-American to Graduate

Missouri Senate:

  • Second African-American to be Elected
  • Youngest Senator at Age 33
  • Chairman, Higher Education Committee
  • Author of Missouri’s State Scholarship Law
  • Author of Missouri’s Fair Housing Law
  • Author of Missouri’s Equal Opportunity Employment Law

Golf:

  • Hole-In-One, Clinton Hills Golf Course, Par Three, 95 yards, Pitching Wedge -- 1994
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Contact Information

Raymond Howard, Esq.
Hall Of Fame Attorney


225 S. Meramec, Suite 820
St. Louis, MO 63105

Phone: 314-721-6622
Fax: 314-721-6623
Email: attorneyrayhoward@sbcglobal.net