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Sheri Higgins

Of Counsel


Sheri Higgins
(972) 628-4528


  • Oklahoma City University
    Juris Doctorate
    Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 1999
    Juris Doctorate
  • University of Oklahoma
    Norman, Oklahoma 1997
  • University of Central Oklahoma
    Edmond, Oklahoma 1995
    B.S. Chemistry

Bar Admissions

Texas, 1999

U.S. District Court, Northen District of Texas

U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas


Honors and Awards

National Association of Women Lawyers Outstanding Graduate

CALI Excellence for the Future Award – Pre-trial litigation

ABA National Moot Court Competition – 5th place best regional brief

American Constitution Society Moot Court Competition – 2nd place best oral argument in regional competition

The Order of Barristers

Westheimer Team Presentation Competition, 2nd place

Attorney Bio

Sheri Higgins is of counsel, practicing in the technology/intellectual property law group. Sheri is a registered patent attorney with a background in pharmaceutical research and chemistry and brings years of extensive experience encompassing all areas of intellectual property law. Her addition to the MWM IP team gives the firm unique experience in the chemical industry.

She has represented clients who include small businesses and Fortune 100 companies in the oil and gas servicing industry and in other technical fields.  Her experience includes IP counseling, chemical, and mechanical patent preparation and prosecution, and trademarks in state, national, and international jurisdictions.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Sheri worked as a researcher for Genzyme, a major pharmaceutical company.  She received her J.D. from Oklahoma City University. She holds an M.B.A. from the University of Oklahoma and a B.S. in chemistry from the University of Central Oklahoma.

Professional Associations & Memberships

Federal Circuit Bar Association

Intellectual Property Law Section of the Dallas Bar Association

America Invents Act Pro Bono Program

American Intellectual Property Law Association

Association of Intellectual Property Firms

International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI-US)

International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI-US)

International Intellectual Property Law Association

Intellectual Property Owners Association

National Association of Patent Practitioners

Women’s Intellectual Property Lawyers Association