Amber Howard joined Phelan Webber Pettis in March 2012 as an administrative assistant. Amber quickly moved up into a legal assistant position within the planning department and now is the team leader for that department. Amber focuses on helping clients in preparing for long term care needs which can include estate planning and applying for Medicaid/COPES. Before coming to work at Phelan Webber Pettis, Amber worked in other fields of law and in private care management. In all her experience, Amber found working with the elderly and disabled a very rewarding career.
Amber has her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and is currently enrolled in the Washington State Law Clerk Program. With Margaret Madison Phelan as her tutor, Amber looks forward to completing the program and continuing to grow within the company as an attorney.
In her free time, Amber enjoys spending time with her two boys, hiking, traveling, going to the Oregon Coast, reading, attending Blazer games, rooting for the Seahawks and doing home improvement projects. Her favorite vacation spots are Hawaii and Disneyland.