Howard E. "Buddy" Googe

Professional Experience
Buddy Googe is the Co-Managing Shareholder of the firm’s Stuart office and a former Senior Partner in the law firm of Cornett, Googe & Associates, P.A. He has practiced law in Florida since 1984 and has extensive experience in many facets of commercial, civil and construction litigation. Buddy has received specialized training in civil trial practice, is a Certified Mediator and regularly attends legal education courses in excess of the minimum requirements of The Florida Bar. Mr. Googe is a registered title agent with Attorneys' Title Insurance Fund, Inc.

Activities & Memberships

  • Big Brothers / Big Sisters, Past President
  • Jesus House of Hope, Past Board of Directors
  • Martin County Bar Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Florida Bar Commercial Litigation Committee
  • Member of the Trial Bar of the United States District Court, Southern District
  • Past Chairman, 19th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
  • Past Chairman, 19th Circuit Fee Arbitration Committee
Bar Admissions
  • Florida, 1984
  • University of Florida, J.D. 1983, Education Administation (graduate studies), B.A. 1979