The Higgins Firm

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Firm Overview

The Higgins Firm has earned a reputation as leader in the area of Workers Compensation Law. They have successfully represented employees throughout Tennessee who have sustained life changing injuries as a result of work accidents.

The founding member of the firm, Jim Higgins, began his carrier defending large corporations and insurance compainies. Now The Higgins frim only represents employees. The firm has skilled attorneys, staff and ample resources to ensure each client obtains all the benefits they are entitled to under the workmens comp act. Workers compensation cases can be expensive and complicated to litigate and it is imperrative that the firm representing the employee have the ability to represent each client against any defedant or insurance company. The Higgins Firm beliesve they have obtained results which prove that have teh ability to zelously represent any client. There is never a guarantee that a case can be won but your firm should be able to give each client every opportunity available to prevail under the law.

The Firm's attorneys have obtained memberships in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, American Association for Justice and the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, among other prestigous legal groups.
Main Office

The Higgins Firm
525 Fourth Ave South
Nashville  TN  37210

  • 615-353-0930

Other Offices

  • 119 South Main Street
    Memphis,  TN  38103

James Higgins

Jim Higgins has litgated serious injury and death cases throughout Tennessee and in various states throughout the country.  He is in charge of the firm's civil litigation teams. 

  • University of Tennessee
    , 1993
    Knoxville, TN

    Graduated with Honors

  • University of Memphis
    JD , 1993
    Memphis, TN

Articles Written

How Long Should a Tennessee Workers Compensation Case Take?

Created On: 11/27/2011

It is natural to wonder how long your workers compensation case will take but it is just not an easy question to answer.  However, I can shed some light on why some cases are relatively fast and some take longer.

Tips for Finding a Tennessee Workers Compensation Lawyer

Created On: 02/07/2011

When looking for a lawyer it is important to not just go with whatever firm has the nicest commercial or biggest billboard.  You need to find a lawyer that fits your case and your...

Tennessee Law Changes to Help Workers Get Medical Treatment After Settlement

Created On: 09/16/2010

Pursuant to the Tennessee Workers Compensation Act an injured employee is entitled to medical treatment for the work related injury for the rest of their lives.  In order to obtain the treatment there are certain restrictions...