Brian J. Collins

Brian J. Collins

Allentown, Pennsylvania
866-490-5954 (Toll Free)

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


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


  • English


  • Tau Kappa Epsilon