Andrew A. Higgs

Partner

  • location icon Orange County, CA
    650 Town Center Drive
    Suite 1400
    Costa Mesa, CA 92626

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.

Admissions

California

Associations

  • 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.

Education

Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

Juris Doctor, 2002

Washington and Lee University, Lexington

Bachelor of Arts, 1999

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