Mark M. Higgins focuses his practice on counseling high-growth and emerging businesses with regard to mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financings, private equity financings, capital markets transactions, securities compliance matters, and general corporate matters.
He represents clients primarily in the energy and sustainability, technology, and life sciences industries, from start-ups to public companies. Mark devotes a portion of his practice to blockchain technology, a subject on which he writes and speaks. Prior to joining Mintz Levin, Mark was a law clerk to the Honorable Francis X. Spina at the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.
Prior to this, he was an assistant attorney general in the Division of Open Government in the Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General. Mark has also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Joseph A. Grasso Jr. in the Massachusetts Appeals Court.
As an undergraduate, Mark was on Harvard’s varsity football team, where his teammates selected him to receive the Henry N. Lamar Football Award, given to that senior who, through dedication to the program and concern for his fellow man, has made a unique contribution to the team.
Suffolk University Law School (JD, magna cum laude)