Robert M. "Rob" Higgins

Robert M. "Rob" Higgins

Lubin & Meyer PC

Recognized since 2008

Boston, Massachusetts

Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2015 - Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
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Robert M. Higgins is highly recognized as one of Massachusetts’ top medical malpractice trial attorneys who has achieved much success in the courtroom including the Commonwealth’s largest personal injury award — a $40 million verdict for a baby brain damaged at birth.

Rob, who received Best Lawyers’ “Lawyer of the Year” for Medical Malpractice - Boston distinction in 2015, started off 2018 by recording a plaintiff’s verdict in February for $1.6 million in a lawsuit involving an improperly administered IV contrast at Dana Farber Cancer Institute resulting in a patient’s injuries of renal failure. He has tried many complex med-mal cases including birth injury and failure to diagnose and treat cancer.

Some of his most significant courtroom achievements include:

In addition to his skills in preparing and arguing a case for trial, Rob receives frequent praise for his compassion and ability to communicate effectively with his injured clients and their families during a long and difficult process.

Read Rob’s full profile on Lubin & Meyer’s website here: Attorney Robert M. Higgins.

Contact & Links
  • 100 City Hall Plaza
    Boston, MA 02108
  • Suffolk University, J.D., graduated 1994
  • University of Maine, BA, graduated 1991
Bar Admissions
  • Massachusetts, Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association - Member
  • Boston College High School - Member, Board of Trustees
  • Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys - Member
  • Massachusetts Bar Association - Member
  • The Jett Foundation - Member, Board of Trustees

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2015 - Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs, Boston (2015)
Recognized in The Best Lawyers® in America 2023 for work in:
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Additional Areas of Practice:
  • Medical Malpractice Law


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