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Higgs' Managing Partner

San Diego’s Law Firm Since 1939®

“Super Lawyers”


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San Diego’s Law Firm Since 1939®

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Promoting Diversity.

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Higgs Fletcher & Mack

San Diego’s Law Firm Since 1939

Helping clients navigate and obtain positive outcomes in complex legal cases since 1939, Higgs Fletcher & Mack is San Diego’s oldest and most respected full-service law firm. We make it our business to understand your legal concerns and provide you with exceptional value and service. With over 75 attorneys in 23 practice areas, our San Diego law firm excels at meeting the legal needs of individuals and businesses both locally and globally.

You can trust that we’ll create the right team to provide the expertise your case requires. Together, our attorneys offer an unparalleled depth of knowledge and experience in a range of legal areas such as real estate, immigration, business litigation, corporate law, health care, family law, and trusts and estates. We are known for clients both large and small, providing the same high level of care and competence to everyone.

Making an impact both in and out of the courtroom is a valued part of the Higgs Fletcher & Mack legacy. From partner to paralegal, our employees form an extensive network of volunteers giving their time and resources to the community causes they are most passionate about.

Our Promise

Our Promise

At Higgs Fletcher & Mack, your case is our top priority. We believe it’s possible to deliver our clients great value—superior service, sound legal counsel, consistent results and competitive rates. We promise to put your interests first and assemble the right team of experts to meet your needs most effectively, not to pad our books. We are genuinely committed to doing what is in your best interest and becoming long-term partners and advocates in your success. We never forget that we exist to deliver the very best advice and positive results– anything that fails to support this reality is a distraction.

Why Higgs Fletcher & Mack

Our People

Our People

Higgs Fletcher & Mack is a firm where attorneys flourish as a result of our supportive, collaborative culture. Our attorneys are passionate and dedicated to providing the kind of personal attention and service that consistently exceeds your expectations and builds trust for long-term partnerships. Unlike some law firms, we help our attorneys realize their professional and personal success by offering a positive work environment based on career control, growth potential, flexibility, and life balance. We value the different viewpoints and knowledge that our legal and non-legal staff each bring to the practice, a commitment that has helped build our legacy in San Diego.

Our Attorneys

Our Work

Our Work

Higgs Fletcher & Mack is known for providing incredible value. Delivering high quality, professional legal advice to clients both locally and globally, we stick to our guiding principles of professionalism, honesty, practicality, and preparedness. Based on the deep relationships HFM has cultivated for almost 80 years, we offer an unparalleled depth and breadth of legal expertise and knowledge at competitive rates.

Our Core Practice Areas

San Diego’s Law Firm:

Practice Groups

Organized by specialty, Higgs Fletcher & Mack has 23 legal practice groups designed to serve individuals and both large and small businesses. This structure allows our attorneys to leverage their expertise, and work together to obtain successful resolutions to your legal issues. As San Diego grows and the innovation sector booms, so too does Higgs Fletcher & Mack. We continue to evolve the practice groups to reflect the changing legal needs of our region’s individuals and businesses. From health care to intellectual property law, family law to immigration and business litigation, we are the law firm you can trust.

In The News:

Working with the Friends of Balboa Park to ensure the 1910 Balboa Park Carousel remains one of the true iconic structures in the park.

Connected with our Community

At Higgs Fletcher & Mack, we’ve built a legacy on making an impact both inside and out of the courtroom. San Diego is our home, and we are dedicated to serving the communities of our attorneys and clients by supporting over 50 nonprofits and professional organizations throughout Southern California. From partner to paralegal, our employees form an extensive network of volunteers, numbering more than 140 individuals giving their time and resources to the causes they are most passionate about.

Community Involvement