About the Author

Howard E. Deutch is an attorney and member of the bars of Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia, Pennsylvania and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is also a Certified Public Accountant. He has served as legal counsel for several corporations including The Union Corporation (NYSE), Applied Data Research Corporation (ASE), American Fluoroseal Corporation and Optelecom, Inc. (OTC). Previously he worked for the Internal Revenue Service as an estate tax examiner and for the Bureau of Naval Weapons as a contract negotiator.

In 1982 Mr. Deutch founded Mister Printer, a printing company in San Diego, which he operated until 1987 when he sold the company. In 1988 he founded Jefren Publishing Company, Inc., which publishes a twelve volume legal forms book entitled “Proxy Statements: Strategy and Forms.” He sold the corporation in 2004.

In 2005 Mr. Deutch invented a unique legal forms creation program which is the underlying software for Will Masterform™, Employment Agreement Masterform™, Distributor Agreement Masterform™, Consulting Agreement Masterform™, etc. He continues to create new Masterform™ legal forms (currently there are more than eleven).