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John H. Higgs Edit Profile

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

Background

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

Education

Dartmouth College (Bachelor of Arts, 1956). University of Pennsylvania (Bachelor of Laws, 1960).

Career

Founder, Higgs Pavements Company, Milford, Connecticut, 1953-1956;associate, Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1960-1961, 62-68;associate, Wickes, Riddell, Bloomer, Jacobi & McGuire, New York City, 1968;partner, Wickes, Riddell, Bloomer, Jacobi & McGuire, New York City, 1969-1979;partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP, New York City, 1979-1997;counsel, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP, New York City, since 1997;partner, Skyport Industrial Park, Newark, New Jersey. Secretary Eastern States Bankcard Association, Lake Success, New York, 1970-1988. Board directors Industrial Bank Japan Trust County, New York, since 1974, International Bulk Journal Foundation Inc., New York, since 1989.

Member of staff advising committee on commercial bank supervision State New York, 1965-1966.

Membership

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

Connections

Married Helen Platt, August 25, 1956. Children: Sarah, Anne, Julia, Susan.