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John H. Higgs

John H. Higgs, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1961. Mayor Village of Pelham Manor, New York, 1979-1981.


  • Higgs, John H. was born on March 10, 1934 in Baltimore. Son of E. Homer and Josephine (Doughty) Higgs.

  • Education

    • AB, Dartmouth College, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1960.


    • Founder Higgs Pavements Company, Milford, Connecticut, 1953-1956. Associate Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1960-1961, 62-68, Wickes, Riddell, Bloomer, Jacobi & McGuire, New York City, 1968, partner, 1969-1979, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP, New York City, 1979-1997, retired. Partner Skyport Industrial Park, Newark.

      Secretary Eastern States Bankcard Association, Lake Success, New York, 1970-1988. Board directors Mizuho Corporation Bank United States, since 1974, Mizuho Foundation Incorporated, New York York, since 1989. Member staff advisory committee on commercial bank supervision State New York, 1965-1966.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1961.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Mayor Village of Pelham Manor, New York, 1979-1981.


    • Married Helen Platt, August 25, 1956. Children: Sarah, Anne, Julia, Susan.
    • father: E. Homer Higgs
    • mother: Josephine (Doughty) Higgs
    • spouse: Helen Platt
    • children: Sarah Higgs
    • Anne Higgs
    • Julia Higgs
    • Susan Higgs
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    Born March 10, 1934