How long have you been at Higgs?
5 years and 4 months
What is a typical day like?
If I do not have a litigation event on calendar like a depo, hearing or mediation, I spend my time in the office checking in with the Transportation Team to share ideas and strategies for progressing our cases towards settlement or trial.
What do you consider your greatest professional accomplishment?
Keeping damages low and getting a large percentage of liability against the Plaintiff in a serious accident lawsuit against a heavy hitter Plaintiff’s trial lawyer.
What do you hope to accomplish in the next year?
Slay some more of the dragons of the Plaintiff’s bar at trial.
What has been the most rewarding aspect of your job?
The relationships I have developed with the people I work with.
Tell us about a recent successful case you handled.
We recently handled a case where a pedestrian ran in front of a public bus at the last second and suffered a traumatic brain injury. We were able to successfully settle the case for significantly less than the Plaintiff’s original demand.
What organizations are you involved with?
The American College of Transportation Attorneys, DRI- Trucking, TIDA and ALFA Transportation.
What do you enjoy doing in your spare time?
Playing with my four children, going to the beach and Crossfit.