Learn More About Howard Law Firm, PLLC

Nichole C. Howard - More than just an attorney

The law is complicated and can be confusing to the untrained eye. Do you feel that you have been wronged but have no idea where to start? Howard Law Firm provides comprehensive and easy to understand counsel to the people of Fort Bend County and the surrounding areas. I know how overwhelming the legal process can be, especially when you are under an enormous amount of stress. This is why my goal is to help you understand your rights and the issues affecting your case.

I am an attorney, yes, but I never forget that my clients are people with unique emotions and values. Howard Law & Mediation keeps you involved and personally guides you in making important decisions about your case, calmly and effectively. I let you know what is going on at every stage, and explain every small detail so that you are in charge.


Nichole C. Howard

Attorney - Counselor - Mediator

Education & Training

  • Juris Doctorate: University of Arkansas School of Law, Fayetteville, AR 

  • Master of Education: Lamar University, Beaumont, TX

  • Bachelor of Arts: Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

  • Texas Family Mediation Certification

  • Texas 40 - Hour Mediator Certification


  • State Bar of Texas

  • United States, Southern District of Texas

Professional Memberships

  • Fort Bend County Bar Association

  • Houston Lawyers Association

  • Houston Young Lawyers Association

  • State Bar of Texas- Family Law Section 

  • State Bar of Texas - Real Estate, Probate & Trust Law

  • Texas Association of Mediators

Volunteer & Community Work

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.- Chi Omicron Omega Chapter in Katy, Texas

  • Jack and Jill of America, Inc. - Katy-Prairie View Chapter

  • The Fort Bend Church


Charles M. Onyango, LLM

Law Clerk

Charles has been with the Howard Law Firm since June 2020 and brings more than eight years of experience in the legal field. He attended law school at the Kenya School of Law in Nairobi, Kenya and received his Master of Law in International Law from the University of Houston. He lives in the Ft. Bend area where he enjoys spending time with his family and playing soccer. 

Practice Areas

  • Employment discrimination

  • Personal injury

  • Probate

  • Civil litigation

Amy E. Farid


Amy is the newest addition to the Howard Law Firm and has worked as a paralegal for five years. She is a notary public for the state of Texas. She lives in the Houston area where she participates in Kids Meals, Houston, Girl Scouts of Jacinto, and the Triumph Church Sugar Land/Stafford. 

Practice Areas

  • Estate planning

  • Probate

  • Civil litigation

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