Born and raised in Savannah, Howard E. Spiva is the head of the Spiva Law Group, a family-owned business in Savannah for years. The firm employs 18 people who care deeply about their clients and community and volunteer their time with local charitable organizations.
Our Cause: Justice For Children Foundation
Learn how Howard Spiva's "Heads In Helmets" Charity Program keeps kids safe and prevents children's brain injuries.
Attorney Howard Spiva is seen in the picture with just a few of the children and families that took advantage of his generosity in providing free bike helmets. In April, Spiva, along with a team of volunteers and sponsors, provided a day of games, fun, music and helmets for area children. It's an annual event provided by Attorney Spiva and his wife, family and staff.
Spiva Law Group has long been recognized statewide and nationally for their generous support of local charitable organizations over the years. Our awards include:
Justice Robert Benham Award for Community Service
~ The State Bar of Georgia
Outstanding Service To The Community Award
~ Savannah Bar Associations
Community Service Award
~Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
Legal Elite, sponsored by Georgia Trend Magazine.
Leadership Savannah Recipient, The Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce.
Reader's Choice Award
~Savannah Morning News
Home Town Hero
Superb Rating of 10.0
Helen V. Head - Advocate of the Year Award
~ Savannah Area Business Chamber of Commerce
Speaker of the Year Award
~Small Business Chamber of Savannah
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As a local attorney, real estate broker, investor, landlord, talk radio host and instructor, Howard offers community service talks to educate the public. There is no charge for the classes and nothing is sold to participants.
~Auto Insurance in Georgia, What is Full Coverage? How do you select coverage to protect your family? (one hour presentation)
~Building a Presence in your City ~ 21 Marketing and Public Relation Tips (1 hour & 2 hour presentation)
~Justice4Children.org — The Justice for Children Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charity — Children's Injuries are no accident. Preventing TBI injuries in children. (15 minute & 30 minute presentations)
~Fundraisers for your Charity, 501(c)(3) Charities, Organization and Churches. Power up Cards, Traffic Invasion cards, Send out Cards. (30 minute and 1 hour presentations)
~Marketing with Magic Magnets. The 8 year story of TOMA. (30 minutes and or 1 hour presentations)
~Careers in the Legal field- For Love or money? (A primer for High school & college students -1 hour & 2 hour presentation)
~Estate Planning: Wills vs. Trust (30 minute and one hour presentations)
~Georgia Worker's Compensation Law. (1 hour presentation)
~Lawsuits in America. Is the system broke? (30 minute and 1 hour presentations)
~Private Lending for borrowers and Investors (lenders). (1 hour presentation) (Combine with Real Estate is Great for a 2 hour presentation)
~Real Estate is Great!~ Why I love real estate ~ 101 reasons. (1 hour class) (Combine with Private Lending for a 2 hour presentation)
~REAL L.I.F.E. — Law, Investing Finances and Entities. (1 hour over view & 4 hour seminar)
~R.E.A.L. L.I.F.E. I — Real Estate Agents Learning, Law, Investing Finances and Entities. (8 hours seminar 9am- 5pm = 6 hour continuing education hours)
~R.E.A.L. L.I.F.E. II — Advanced - Real Estate Agents Learning, Law, Investing Finances and Entities. (8 hours seminar 9am- 5pm = 6 hour continuing education hours)
~The B.E.S.T. School — Building Extraordinary Success Today!
For another year in a row, Martindale-Hubbell has recognized Howard E. Spiva with an AV Preeminent Rating. This is the Highest Possible Rating in Both Legal Ability & Ethical Standards that can be awarded to an attorney.
The American Association of Justice had previously showcased Howard's "Heads in Helmets" charity. The AAJ recognizes Howard once again as a finalist for the "Trial Lawyers Care" Award. http://12unlimited.com/lawyers-care.html
Howard E. Spiva was named "Legal Elite" of Georgia's top attorneys in Georgia Trend Magazine. Of more than 34,000 lawyers in Georgia, Howard was one of only 32 Personal Injury lawyers chosen by his peers of attorneys across Georgia for this recognition.
After years of faithful service to his community, Howard E. Spiva is proud to be honored as one of the Awards Finalists for the Armstrong Alumni Award.
Howard Spiva's awards include the Justice Robert Benham Award for Community Service, sponsored by The State Bar of Georgia and the Supreme Court Justice Council on Community service.
The Spiva Law Group wins Helen V. Head Chamber Award for Small Business Advocate of the Year, sponsored by the Chatham Commerce Club and the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce.
Law Related Sites
- Chatham County Courthouse
- Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
- Southern Trial Lawyers Association
- State Bar of Georgia
- Fulton Daily Reporter Georgia Legal Publication
- Georgia Civil Justice Foundation
- Georgia Supreme Court