Attorney Cory Howes brings more than a decade of financial, tax, and legal experience to his role in advising Forrest Firm clients in matters pertaining to estate planning. He provides customized estate and business planning services to families and business owners, as well as assisting clients with estate administration, probate and trust administration.
Mr. Howes began his career as a financial advisor at MassMutual, providing financial services to executive and professional clients, including consulting services to businesses. In addition, Cory served as a tax analyst and auditor for the financial services firm ZC Sterling. Upon completing law school in 2008, Cory worked as an associate at the Raleigh firm of Stevens and Hemmings, P.L.L.C. In 2013, he opened Howes Law Firm, focusing his practice on estate planning for families and professionals.
Cory Howes earned his Juris Doctor degree in 2008 from the University of Richmond School of Law. He is a 1999 graduate of Wake Forest University, earning a bachelor’s degree in business.
Mr. Howes has been admitted to the North Carolina Bar and the Virginia Bar.
Education (M. Cory Howes)
♦ J.D., University of Richmond School of Law, 2008
♦ B.S., Business, Wake Forest University, 1999