Law Office Of Kight L. Higgins, PLLC
Texas Tech University
Kight L. Higgins has extensive training and experience as a professional mediator in working with clients and their counsel to successfully resolve civil disputes and civil litigation cases. His experience encompasses a wide spectrum of business/commercial and individual disputes, including: - complex contract disputes/litigation; - oil and gas disputes/litigation; - real estate disputes/litigation; - construction disputes/litigation; - business torts litigation; - employment litigation; - personal injury litigation; and - product liability litigation. Mr. Higgins' practice is committed to the creative resolution of disputes through service as a professional mediator. He has successfully resolved a wide array of controversies, including cases in each of the aforementioned practice areas. Such resolutions have involved non-monetary settlements and monetary settlements ranging in value from multiple thousands of dollars to tens of millions of dollars. Mr. Higgins is certified as having completed all mediator training required by Chapter 154 of the Texas Civil Practice & Remedies Code, and has received advanced mediator training through Texas Tech University School of Law, the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution, Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, and the Association of Attorney-Mediators. He serves as a court-appointed private mediator for courts throughout the State of Texas. Mr. Higgins was recognized by Fort Worth magazine as one of Tarrant County's Top Mediators in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007, and holds the highest (AV) legal rating awarded by Martindale-Hubbell. Formerly a litigation partner with a large regional law firm, Mr. Higgins has also recognized as one of Tarrant County's top business/commercial litigation attorneys. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Litigation and ADR Sections, the Tarrant County Bar Association, the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Sections of the American Bar Association, the Association of Attorney-Mediators, and has served as a Barrister in the Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court.