Joseph E. Collins

Consistently named as one of the leading litigation attorneys in Illinois by Chambers USA, Joe represents clients in complex commercial litigation, class action litigation, securities litigation, white-collar investigations, consumer fraud litigation, employment litigation and insurance litigation. His clients quoted in Chambers USA praise his trial skills, noting he “has great command of the law” and is “business-savvy” in litigation involving commercial and securities disputes. Joe has been awarded the AV “Preeminent” Rating – the highest possible rating from Martindale-Hubbell. His clients and peers quoted in Martindale-Hubbell praise his strategic thinking and execution, noting he “is an exceptional litigator and strategist” with “stellar written and oral advocacy skills.” One particular client noted that “Joe is smart, well versed in the law and willing to go the extra mile to get the job done right, the first time.”

Driven to deliver results for his clients, Joe has successfully obtained dismissal of putative class actions throughout the country.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) Arbitration and Investigations, 3) White Collar and Corporate Crime, 4) Securities and Enforcement Litigation and 5) Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes
Law School Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology (J.D.,1996)
Admitted Year 1999
Education Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University(M.B.A.,2007);Loyola University of Chicago (B.A.,1991)
Bar Member / Association Illinois State Bar Association
Most recent firm Fox Rothschild LLP
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