Causey & Howard, LLC
Taggart Howard began his legal career working for the Office of the District Attorney in the Fifth Judicial District in April of 1998.
As a Deputy District Attorney for the Fifth Judicial District, Mr. Howard gained extensive trial experience. He managed the largest felony docket in the District which involved warrant approval, advisements, motions hearings, jury trials and sentencing hearings. He was in charge of the juvenile docket and worked closely with juveniles and their families for positive change. He also managed a large county court docket which included misdemeanors like domestic violence, wildlife crimes and traffic offenses like driving under the influence and driving while ability impaired.
In his tenure at the District Attorneyâ€™s Office, Mr. Howard worked with and maintained close relationships with the following agencies: Colorado Attorney Generalâ€™s Office, Eagle County Sheriffâ€™s Office, Garfield County Sheriffâ€™s Office, Lake County Sheriffâ€™s Office, Summit County Sheriffâ€™s Office, Clear Creek County Sheriffâ€™s Office, Colorado State Patrol, Vail Police Department, Avon Police Department, Eagle Police Department, Minturn Police Department, Leadville Police Department, Breckenridge Police Department, Silverthorne Police Department, Basalt Police Department, Colorado Division of Wildlife, United States Forest Service, Drug Enforcement Agency and the Bureau of Land Management.