Areas of Practice

Civil Litigation

With over 55 years of combined experience the attorneys at Higginson Beyer zealously represent their clients in a wide-range of civil litigation matters.


Our tax practice includes a broad range of domestic and international tax planning, inbound and outbound structuring for trade in the United States and abroad for U.S. persons, foreign investors, and businesses.

Estate Planning

The firm’s estate planning practice is both domestically and internationally focused. In addition to the preparation of wills, revocable and irrevocable trust agreements, and other client-tailored estate planning documentation

Corporate Services

Higginson Beyer’s corporate services include general corporate counsel and governance, domestic and cross-border entity acquisitions and divestitures, succession planning for closely held businesses


Our firm’s probate practice is skilled at not only general probate and non-probate proceedings, including creditor negotiations, but also complex trust and estate litigation.

Real Estate

The real estate services provided by Higginson Beyer include advising both buyers and sellers in commercial and residential real estate transactions, structuring for the acquisition and divestiture.

Land Use

Higginson Beyer is well-versed in local land-use matters as we maintain one of the most historic practices in San Juan County. The lawyers at Higginson Beyer are prepared to guide you through the regulatory and political jungle.

Domestic Relations

Our firm maintains a strong domestic relations practice including marital and non-marital separation proceedings, pre and post marital planning and negotiation, and when necessary.

Criminal Defense

Although no firm wishes to see their clientele in need of a defense to criminal matters, the attorneys at Higginson Beyer are more than prepared to fully represent our clients and their families.

Trade & Investment Structuring

Businesses and individuals need reliable and experienced guidance to be successful when engaging in cross-border trade and making transnational investments.