2006

January

  • Law Firm Founded

October

  • RecordGone.com launched
2007

February

  • Expands service to Utah

August

  • Expands service to Arizona
2008

February

  • Expands service to Washington

May

  • Law firm launches pro bono web site RecordClearing.org.

December

  • RecordGone.com division finishes the year with “A” rating from Better Business Bureau
2009

January

  • Expands service to Texas

April

  • Expands service to Pennsylvania

May

  • Mathew Higbee and Melissa Clark win published appeals case, People v. McClernon, 174 Cal.App.4th 569 (2009)
  • Expands service to New Jersey

July

  • Expands service to Minnesota

August

  • RecordGone.com division begins groundbreaking partnership with BackgroundChecks.com to help rapidly remove expunged records from commercial background check companies.

September

  • First Source Law Real Estate division launched

December

  • RecordGone.com division finishes second consecutive year with “A” rating from Better Business Bureau
  • RecordGone.com division finishes second consecutive year with 5 Stars from Trustlink.org
  • First Source Law divisions finishes year with “A” rating from Better Business Bureau
2010

June

  • First Source Law Bankruptcy division launched

July

  • Expands service to Michigan

August

  • RecordGone.com division reaches 5,000 successful cases

December

  • ABC News quotes Mathew Higbee in news story about expungement
  • RecordGone.com division finishes third consecutive year with “A” rating from Better Business Bureau
  • RecordGone.com division finishes third consecutive year with 5 Stars from Trustlink.org
  • First Source Law divisions finishes second consecutive year with “A” rating from Better Business Bureau
2011

May

  • Mathew Higbee & Natasha Buchanan speak about expungement at the California Gang Task Force Conference.

June

  • Article by Higbee & Associates attorneys on FDIC regulations published in Daily Journal.

September

  • RecordGone.com division reaches 7,500 successful cases

November

  • First Source Law Litigation division launched
  • Total law firm web traffic exceeds more than 1,000,000 unique visitors

December

  • RecordGone.com division finishes fourth consecutive year with “A” rating from Better Business Bureau
  • RecordGone.com division finishes fourth consecutive year with 5 Stars from Trustlink.org
  • First Source Law divisions finishes third consecutive year with “A” rating from Better Business Bureau
2012

January

  • RecordGone.com division starts the year with a 5th straight “A” rating from the Better Business Bureau rating
  • Op-Ed by Mathew Higbee published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the nation’s 35th largest newspaper.

June

  • Inc Magazine publishes profile of Higbee & Associates on Inc.om
  • Higbee & Associates Immigration division launched

August

  • Expands service to Illinois

October

  • Inc Magazine lists Higbee & Associates on its list of 5,000 fasted growing companies in America
  • Avvo.com gives Higbee & Associates a Client’s Choice 2012 award for outstanding client service
2013

March

  • H&A wins published appeals case that expands Business & Professions Code § 17200— generates news story in SF Chronicle and several legal journals.

April

  • Mathew Higbee asked to testify about expungement (Senate Bill 530) before the California State Senate Judiciary Committee.

July

  • Expands services to North Carolina. Opens office in Charlotte.

August

  • ImmigrateFast.com launched and provides a wide range of immigration services worldwide.

October

  • California Governor Jerry Brown signs Senate Bill 530, which was drafted in part by the attorneys at Higbee & Associates, into law.

December

  • Higbee & Associates launches Consumer Advocacy division, helping financially distressed consumers find solutions to their problems, and covering all services formerly offered by the First Source Law divisions.
  • Immigration division begins offering Mandarin services.
2014

January

  • Higbee & Associates earns A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau for 7th consecutive year.

March

July

  • Higbee & Associates launches Copyright Division.
2015

February

  • RecordGone exceeds 500 new clients in a month.

March

  • Paul Hecht and Mathew Higbee draft legislation and testify before the Nevada State Assembly Public Safety Committee. The bill later gets approved by the Nevada State Assembly.

July

  • RecordGone has 15,000th case granted.

September

  • Copyright Division completes 500th successful case.