Reasonable Fees: Use of a mobile and virtual approach to providing legal services results in lower overhead for us and more convenient legal services at very reasonable fees for you.
Thomas P. Higgins: Mr. Higgins is has been licensed to practice law since 1990. A graduate of The John Marshall Law School, he is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois and all Federal courts including the Supreme Court of the United States. His experience includes
He has a wide range of experience advising clients and resolving disputes in cases involving personal injury, property damage, building code and construction claims, marital property, business and contract disputes and public safety bargaining units.
In addition, Mr. Higgins serves as a consultant to municipal and local government bodies, including Fire and Police Commissions, through two of the specialties he has developed during his years of practice:
- Assessing and providing sensible solutions, developing clear policy, and drafting effective ordinances, rules and regulations; and
- Development and facilitation of Staff and Constituent training on new or updated law, policies or processes.
Hearing Officer: First appointed as a Municipal Hearing Officer, in 1997, Mr. Higgins has over two decades of service presiding over a wide range of cases to include adjudication of police issued municipal citations; vehicle impounds; property code violations; and student discipline.
Mediation and Arbitration Services: Mr. Higgins gained valuable mediation experience after being appointed to mediate EEOC cases throughout Central Illinois. Over the years he has been sought to serve as either a Mediator or Arbitrator to facilitate resolution of a wide range of disputes regarding: anything related to real property, including but not limited to condition, value and use issues; liability claims; contract performance and damage issues, to include insurance coverage; and non-custody divorce and post divorce issues related to distribution of real and personal property. With use of technology, we offer Mediation and Arbitration services in a variety of flexible and cost effective settings.
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