FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 30, 2021, Atlanta, Ga. – Julie McGhee Howard – attorney, Co-Founder, and Managing Partner of NowackHoward, LLC – has been included in the Georgia Super Lawyers Magazine’s 2021 Top 50 Women. Julie is the only lawyer recognized by Georgia Super Lawyers as both a member of the Top 50 Women and a Georgia Super Lawyer in the Real Estate practice area.
Top 50: 2021 Women Georgia Super Lawyer List
With the dramatic events of 2020 presenting unprecedented challenges to the practice of real estate law, Howard and her partner and firm co-founder, George E. Nowack, Jr., offered consistent, steady, and reliable counsel to the entire Georgia HOA community, further cementing the firm’s reputation as the most knowledgeable and effective homeowner and condominium association law firm in Georgia.
In addition to guiding boards and community managers through a tumultuous year, the HOA attorneys at NowackHoward also lead real-time analysis of new legislation both specific to the pandemic response, as well as general to the practice area. Howard’s leadership, guidance and encouragement during the crisis further established her as a leader in the Georgia real estate law community.
“We were amazed at the volunteer efforts of our clients and their community managers throughout this unique year,” says Julie McGhee Howard, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of NowackHoward. “They had to log more hours than ever before leading their associations through the unprecedented changes forced on them by the pandemic. Along the way, we all adjusted and found solutions that might have been prohibitive before.”
Being recognized as one of the Top 50 Women lawyers brings another level of visibility to the practice of real estate law and offers additional career opportunity and inspiration to other female lawyers as they enter the legal practice.
About Julie McGhee Howard
Julie McGhee Howard is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of NowackHoward, LLC, and has extensive experience advising community associations having counseled condominium and homeowner associations across Georgia since 1996. An active member of the Community Associations Institute (CAI), Howard has served CAI at every level, including as Georgia Chapter President in 2003 and National President in 2014. Howard is a fellow in the prestigious College of Community Association Lawyers and served as the College’s 2018 President. She is a long-time lobbyist for community associations and has helped draft every change to the Georgia Condominium Act and Georgia Property Owners’ Association Act since 2007. Howard frequently testifies before Georgia Senate and House of Representatives Committees on proposed laws that could impact community associations. She has earned the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the legal profession’s most prestigious rating service.
About Super Lawyers Top Lists
Each year, Super Lawyers recognizes the top lawyers in Georgia via a patented multiphase selection process involving peer nomination, independent research, and peer evaluation. The Georgia lawyers who receive the highest point totals during this selection process are further recognized in Georgia Super Lawyers Top Lists.
About NowackHoward LLC
NowackHoward LLC is Atlanta’s most experienced and effective law firm concentrating in advising and representing homeowner and condominium associations. Lawyers at NowackHoward are among the most experienced attorneys in the United States focusing on this specific area of the law. NowackHoward lawyers have helped write almost every law in Georgia that pertains to condominium and homeowner associations and worked to get them passed, thus creating more harmonious communities. With both founding partners receiving the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the legal profession’s most prestigious rating service, NowackHoward has become home to Georgia’s top-rated community association lawyers.