Sally Higgins, The Higgins Law Firm


CLIENTS

••• individual professionals, including doctors, dentists, nurses, and lawyers and their practices or firms ••• manufacturing companies ••• real estate investors and developers ••• financial services companies, including banks, brokerages and third-party administrators ••• broadcast news organizations ••• employee benefit plan sponsors and fiduciaries ••• small business owners ••• boards of directors
ISSUES

••• breach of contract ••• business dissolutions ••• employment ••• internal investigations •••
••• business torts ••• professional negligence ••• breach of fiduciary duty •••
••• real estate disputes ••• First Amendment ••• defamation ••• ERISA •••
••• fraud and constructive fraud ••• securities claims ••• equitable remedies •••
  ••• professional licensing and disciplinary matters •••

SERVICES
 

LITIGATION AND TRIAL IN STATE AND FEDERAL COURT

  • Regular practice in Superior and District Courts throughout North Carolina
  • Admitted to practice in the U.S. District Courts for the Western, Middle and Eastern Districts of North Carolina
  • Appearances in other state and federal courts through admission pro hac vice
ARBITRATION
  • Experience conducting arbitration before the American Arbitration Association, FINRA, JAMS, National Association of Securities Dealers and New York Stock Exchange
  • Service as arbitrator
MEDIATION APPEALS
  • Admitted to practice in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court
  • Experience in briefing and oral argument before state and federal Courts of Appeals