Austin M. Hevey

Austin Hevey is an attorney in the Litigation Department at Higgins, Cavanagh & Cooney, LLP. He is admitted to practice before the state courts of Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Austin joined HCC in 2021 as a law clerk

Austin received his J.D. degree from the University of Massachusetts School of Law. He served on the executive board for the mock trial team, of which he was a founding member. He was also a member of the Delta Theta Phi law fraternity. He was awarded a B.A. degree from the University of Rhode Island in secondary education with a concentration in English.

While in law school, Austin worked as a high school English teacher. He served as chairperson of his school’s accreditation committee and was responsible for curriculum writing and development. Austin is also an avid runner and cyclist.


  • J.D., University of Massachusetts School of Law
  • B.A., University of Rhode Island

Court Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • Rhode Island

Professional Affiliations

  • Defense Counsel of Rhode Island