Jayniece Higgins Harris

Jayniece Higgins Harris

Biography Overview

Jayniece is a Memphis native and received a Bachelor’s Degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Memphis.

Ms. Harris received her JD from the Cecil C. Humphries School of Law where she served as the president and regional board member of the Black Law Students Association.

Before joining our firm, Ms. Harris worked as a Juvenile Defender with the Shelby County Public Defender and upon leaving the office, started her own law practice. As a solo attorney, she handled cases varying from criminal defense to child support, custody, and cases of abuse/neglect.

Jayniece works in our Memphis, Tennessee office and specializes in Premises Law.

Practice Area

  • Dog Bite & Animal Attacks

  • Negligent Security & Inadequate Security

  • Premises Liability

  • Slip & Fall

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee


  • Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 2014
  • University of Memphis, 2010