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Best Lawyers Names 14 Higgs Fletcher & Mack Attorneys to Annual List

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All attorneys listed were included on prestigious list in previous years.

SAN DIEGO – August 15, 2016 – Higgs Fletcher & Mack, a San Diego-based, full-service law firm for over 75 years, announced today that 14 of its attorneys were named to the 2017 “Best Lawyers” list.

All of them have been included on the prestigious list in previous years.

“We are honored that Best Lawyers has again recognized many of our attorneys,” said Higgs Fletcher & Mack’s Managing Partner, John Morrell. “It comes as no surprise since I have had the pleasure and honor to work with these excellent lawyers every day and personally know that their expertise has come from many years of practice, hard work and experience.”

The 14 Individuals Named Were:


Susan E. Basinger

Steven Cologne,Business Litigation

Steven J. Cologne

Peter Doody,PI – Products: Defense

Peter S. Doody


Alexis S. Gutierrez


James G. Harrigan

Daniel C. Herbert


Craig Higgs


William M. Low


Susan A. Mercure


John L. Morrell


John M. Morris


Paul J. Pfingst


Richard A. Shaw


Donald K. Sheppard

Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Honors and listings are based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 41,000 leading attorneys cast almost 3.9 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Honorees are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”