Murphy Desmond Emeritus Attorney Howard Goldberg Passes

With heavy hearts, the firm announces the passing of Emeritus Attorney Howard (“Howie”) Goldberg on February 7, 2024.

Howie practiced in the areas of business law, estate planning, employment law, municipal law, real estate, and litigation. Howie served in an of-counsel capacity for many years before being named an Emeritus Attorney.

During his career, Howie was involved with the Dane County Bar Association where he served in leadership roles. He was also elected to serve for two successive terms as a Governor representing Dane County on the Wisconsin State Bar Board of Governors. While a Governor, he was active on many different State Bar committees.

In addition, Howie served his country during his time in the U.S. Army.

The firm will miss Howie’s friendship and bright smile, and we appreciate his contributions to the success of Murphy Desmond.

Our condolences go out to Howie’s loved ones.

Funeral services will be held on February 13, 2024, at 11:00 a.m. at Tempel Beth El in Madison, followed by interment at Forest Hills Cemetery.

Published February 9, 2024