David R. Higgins

Associate | Registered Patent Attorney


  • Wake Forest University J.D., 2004

  • N.C. State University B.A. Chemistry, B.S. Biochemistry, 1999 Summa Cum Laude

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina

  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

(704) 248-2580  |  dhiggins@ti-law.com


David is a registered patent attorney with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. His areas of practice with the firm include patent and trademark law, with a particular focus on patent preparation and prosecution.

David graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, both summa cum laude, from North Carolina State University in 1999.  He obtained a Juris Doctorate from Wake Forest University in 2004, where he served as an Executive Editor of the Wake Forest University Law Review.

Prior to joining Tillman, Wright & Wolgin, David was an attorney in the Charlotte office of Kennedy Covington Lobdell & Hickman, LLP.

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