- Email: Andrew.Higgs@lewisbrisbois.com
- Phone: 714.668.5556
- Fax: 714.850.1030
Andrew Higgs is a partner in the Orange County office and a member of the Professional Liability Practice. He specializes in the defense of professional liability actions. He is also experienced in the defense of general liability actions.
Andrew Higgs is a partner in the firm’s Orange County office, where he specializes in products liability litigation and catastrophic injury defense cases. Mr. Higgs’ products liability practice is focused on cases involving chemicals, heavy machinery and home appliances. He also defends professionals in matters involving legal malpractice claims, as well as officers and directors of community associations in homeowner disputes. Additionally, Mr. Higgs defends property management companies in relation to premises liability claims. In both state and federal courts, he has successfully defended businesses in all phases of litigation, through trial.
- California Bar Association-Litigation Section
- American Bar Association-Litigation Section
Awards & Honors
While attending law school, Mr. Higgs actively participated in the Byrne Trial Advocacy Team; his team won the National Championship in 2001 and the Regional Championship in 2002. Mr. Higgs also received the International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for Distinguished Achievement in Trial Advocacy. Mr. Higgs was named a “Southern California Super Lawyer–Rising Star” for 2008 - 2010 by the publishers of Los Angeles Magazine and The Journal for Law & Politics.
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Juris Doctor, 2002
Washington and Lee University, Lexington
Bachelor of Arts, 1999