Howard B. Dicker


Howard B. Dicker
Howard Dicker is a partner in Weil’s Public Company Advisory Group and is based in the Firm’s New York office. He advises numerous companies regarding securities law issues, disclosure and compliance matters as well as on executive compensation and corporate governance. He has had a diverse corporate practice, including mergers and acquisitions, proxy fights, financings, securities offerings, venture capital investments and restructurings.

Mr. Dicker is also active in various bar associations and organizations and speaks and writes on a variety of topics in corporate and securities law. He is Chair of the Subcommittee on Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation and Section 16 of the Committee on Federal Regulation of Securities, Section of Business Law, American Bar Association. He is also the immediate former Chair of the Securities Regulation Committee of the Business Law Section of the New York State Bar Association. Mr. Dicker is a member of the Advisory Committee to the NY Chapter of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.

Prior to joining Weil, Mr. Dicker was an auditor and tax consultant at Price Waterhouse in New York. There, he focused on broker-dealers in securities and commodities. He is licensed as a certified public accountant.

Howard Dicker is recommended in Corporate Governance by Legal 500 US, where clients note his “encyclopedic knowledge of SEC and compliance issues,” and is recognized by Super Lawyers for Securities & Corporate Finance.


Mr. Dicker received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1983 from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he majored in both finance and accounting. He then received a Master of Science degree in accounting in 1984 from the State University of New York at Albany. In 1989, he received his Juris Doctor degree with honors from The George Washington University Law School.

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