Joseph W. Howard
Joseph W. Howard is chief judge of Division 2 of the Arizona Court of Appeals. He has sat on the court since 1997 and has been instrumental in developing the electronic environment and getting the court’s partners involved. Howard was admitted to the practice of law in 1976. From 1979 to 1984, he was involved with and became president of a desktop computer software company. He then returned to the practice of law until being appointed to the bench. Howard also served on the statewide Commission on Technology from 1998 to 2004.