Fort Lauderdale Litigation Attorney Howard Kahn Howard N. Kahn, Esq.
Shareholder Kahn & Resnik, P.L.
12 S.E. 7th Street, Suite 602
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Phone: 954-321-0176
Fax: 954-736-3718
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Howard N. Kahn, Esq., concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, securities litigation and FINRA arbitration, professional disability litigation, real estate litigation, and related appellate work. He serves clients in Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties, as well as throughout the state of Florida.

Licensed in both Florida and Illinois, Mr. Kahn has successfully handled state and federal cases for national and international banking institutions, financial institutions and Wall Street brokerage firms. His litigation efforts in the area of mortgage fraud have often resulted in the complete recovery of all loan losses, including legal fees and court costs.

Mr. Kahn represents physicians and other professionals with disability claims under individual and group disability policies. A former Certified Public Accountant, Mr. Kahn also serves as an arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Broker-dealer / FINRA disputes
  • Business disputes
  • Commercial landlord–tenant litigation
  • Complex and commercial litigation
  • Commercial mortgage foreclosure and receivership
  • Condominium litigation
  • Construction litigation
  • Corporate law
  • Disability claims and benefits for professionals
  • Employee law
  • Financial institutions litigation
  • Healthcare litigation
  • Insurance litigation
  • Intellectual property litigation
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Preference & fraudulent transfers litigation
  • Private equity
  • Probate litigation
  • Real estate
  • Secured financing litigation
  • Securities litigation
  • Securities transactions
  • Trade secret agreements
  • Trademark litigation
  • Venture capital

Legal Experience

  • Kahn & Resnik, P.L., Partner, April 2008 to Present
  • Kahn & , Partner, July 2002 to April 2008
  • Cohen & Kahn, Partner, March 2001 to July 2002
  • Kramer, Green, Zuckerman, Kahn P.A., Partner, January 1997 to March 2001
  • Atlas Pearlman Trop & Borkson PA, Partner, June 1987 to January 1997

Industry Experience

  • Business
  • Disability
  • Financial services
  • Health care
  • Real estate
  • Securities

Professional and Community Activities

  • The Florida Bar, Member
  • The Broward County Bar Association, Member


  • Illinois, 1988
  • Florida, 1987
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit

Education and Credentials

  • J.D., University of Illinois College of Law, 1987
  • B.S., Accounting and Finance, University of Arizona, 1982