Ms. Higbee’s practice primarily consists of commercial and real estate matters, including real estate litigation, real estate transactions, loan closings, landlord-tenant law, owners association law and property management matters.

She received her Juris Doctor from Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark School of Law. She graduated from Southern Utah State College with degrees in English, business administration and dance. Ms. Higbee was admitted to the State Bar of Nevada in 1989.

Ms. Higbee is currently a member of the Nevada Justice Association and the Clark County Bar Association. She is a shareholder in the firm. She teaches seminars on various subjects, including commercial leasing, residential landlord-tenant matters, and homeowner association matters and she has authored numerous articles on real estate topics.

Ms. Higbee was raised in Southern Utah. As a form of relaxation away from the law she enjoys boating, playing volleyball and spending time with her family.

 

Litigation attorneys Terry Coffing and Avece Higbee discuss the hotly-contested Nevada Supreme Court case involving the High Court’s divided decision declaring a portion of HOA liens enjoy a super-priority lien status on real property.

Practice Areas

  • Homeowner Association Law
  • Litigation
  • Real Property
  • Transactional

Education

  • Southern Utah State College
  • Brigham Young University

Admissions

  • Nevada 1989
  • United States District Court 1989
  • Ninth Circuit Court 1989

Memberships

  • State Bar of Nevada
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Nevada Justice Association
  • Southern Nevada Association of Women Attorneys
  • National Association of Development Companies

Awards/Recognitions

  • Desert Companion Top Lawyer (Real Estate), 2014
  • CCIM Gregg Corlyn Outstanding Member Award (2008)
  • Nevada Business Magazine Legal Elite (2011)