Dustin L. Howard
Attorney at Law
Dustin Howard studied at Marian University in Indianapolis, Indiana, on a basketball and academic scholarship. He graduated in May 1995 with a Bachelor of Science where he majored in Accounting and minored in Business Administration. He became a Certified Public Accountant in October 1999 and later achieved his license as a Certified Fraud Examiner in April 2000. Dustin went on to study at Salmon P. Chase College of Law – N. Kentucky University, in Highland Heights, Kentucky. He graduated in May 2006, and achieved the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Federal Tax in 2004. Dustin achieved his Indiana Attorney License in September 2006.
Dustin worked for ten years at Kightlinger & Gray, LLP, in New Albany as an associate attorney. He Developed and executed litigation strategies to resolve client disputes in federal and state courts. His main focus was on personal injury defense (automobile and premise liability), construction defense, insurance coverage issues, and defense of governmental entities. Since 2015, Dustin has worked as an attorney right here in Salem. He practiced in all areas of civil legal representation and represented the Washington County, Indiana, Board of Commissioners.
In 2022, Dustin and his partner, Thomas Scifres, purchased Salem Title Corporation from Lewis Maudlin. The two look to continue Salem Title’s decades-long tradition of providing excellent real estate and title services in Southern Indiana.