Lind, Howard W.

Howard W. Lind
Attorney

t: 510.834.6600
f: 510.834.1928
hlind@wendel.com

Education

University of California, Hastings College of the Law; J.D.

University of California at Davis; B.A.

Admissions

State Bar of California

Practice Areas

Real Estate

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Howard maintains a thriving real estate practice representing clients, including retail sales and services, financial institutions, religious entities, restaurants, agriculture and manufacturing, in all aspects of real property transactions. His practice includes a substantial amount of commercial leasing, as well as the acquisition and disposition of commercial property. He currently leads the firm’s real estate team that represents a prominent East Bay health club chain in its national expansion. Howard served as managing partner of Wendel Rosen from 2003 to 2007. He started with the firm in 1978 as an associate and was elevated to partner in 1985.

He also represents clients in connection with secured transactions, financing, commercial real estate brokerage agreements, construction and architectural agreements, and related areas. In addition, he handles real estate components of an asset or stock acquisition on behalf of clients. Howard advises property owners, tenants, buyers and sellers on their rights and obligations pertaining to real property and uses his expertise to help clients manage their real estate assets as a strategic part of their overall business plan.

State Bar of California

  • Real Property Law Section, Former Co-chair of Commercial and Industrial Subsection

California Business Properties Association

  • Former member

Alameda County Bar Association

East Bay Leadership Foundation

  • Executive Committee, 2005 – present
  • AV® Preeminent™ rated by Martindale-Hubbell. AV is a registered certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedure’s standards and policies.
  • Selected for inclusion in Northern California Super Lawyers magazine, 2004-2013
  • Top Attorney in the East Bay for Real Estate Transactions, East Bay Business Times, June 2007
  • Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the practice area of Real Estate Law, 2016

News

Wendel Rosen Lands 12 in 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Wendel Rosen Lands 12 in 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

08/19/2019 | Wendel Rosen

Partner Michael Dean Named “Best Lawyer” for 37th Consecutive Year Wendel Rosen LLP Partners Michael D. Cooper, Patricia E. Curtin, Michael A. Dean, Monica Dell’Osso, Matthew F. Graham, Tracy Green,…

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Eleven Wendel Rosen Attorneys Named to  2019 Edition of the Best Lawyers in America

Eleven Wendel Rosen Attorneys Named to 2019 Edition of the Best Lawyers in America

08/15/2018

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 15, 2018 – Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP Partners Michael D. Cooper, Patricia E. Curtin, Michael A. Dean, Monica Dell’Osso, Matthew F. Graham, Tracy Green, Charles…

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Firm Lands 10 Attorneys in 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Firm Lands 10 Attorneys in 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

08/15/2017

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 15, 2017 – Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP Partners Michael D. Cooper, Patricia E. Curtin, Michael A. Dean, Monica Dell’Osso, Matthew Graham, Charles A. Hansen, Les…

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Education

University of California, Hastings College of the Law; J.D.

University of California at Davis; B.A.

Admissions

State Bar of California

Practice Areas

Real Estate