Brian J. Collins

Brian J. Collins

Location:
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Phone:
610-674-0505
866-490-5954 (Toll Free)
Fax:
610-433-3955
Email:

Brian J. Collins has more than 27 years of trial experience representing clients in the area of criminal defense in both state and federal court. Brian has gained a reputation of handling high-profile homicide cases garnering national attention. He has appeared on "Geraldo" and "Forensic Files" and was featured in the true crime best-seller, "Blood Crimes" by author Fred Rosen.

Brian obtained his law degree from The Delaware Law School of Widener University in 1986. While at Widener, Brian was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1983 from Widener University. Brian is also a graduate of Easton Area High School.

Brian is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Lehigh and Carbon County Bar Associations, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and American Inn of Courts-Donald E. Wieand Barristers Inn. In addition, Brian is certified by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Continuing Legal Education Board as defense counsel in capital cases.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Law-Federal (White Collar Crime)

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1992
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1999

Education

  • Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware
    • J.D. - 1986
  • Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1989
    • Major: Psychology

Languages

  • English

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Tau Kappa Epsilon