Attorney John A. Collins III Achieves AV Rating by Martindale Hubbell
Suisman Shapiro Attorneys at Law is pleased to announce that Attorney John Collins achieved an AV® Preeminent TM rating by Martindale-Hubbell. According to the Martindale rating methodology, the AV® Preeminent TM rating is “a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.” Lawyers are rated on their legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability and legal experience.
John A. Collins, III, is a Director/Shareholder who concentrates in the areas of Personal Injury Law and Civil Litigation. He has successfully obtained verdicts or public settlements on behalf of clients ranging from a $10 Million settlement for a young girl badly burned in a school fire, a 2008 verdict of $379,000 (including interest and costs) for a 22 year old woman injured in an automobile collision, a recent $225,000 settlement for an individual wrongfully deprived of 401k funds and a $1 million judgment for a victim of sexual abuse. Note: past results are no indication as to the value or results likely to be obtained in any present and future claims.
Attorney Collins currently serves as the Managing Partner of Suisman Shapiro. He is a member of the Connecticut Bar and was honored in 2005 with its selection as a Life Fellow. “Selection as a Fellow requires demonstrated superior legal ability and devotion to the welfare of the community, state and nation, as well as to the advancement of the legal foundation”. Source: Connecticut Bar Foundation.
Mr. Collins received his B.A. from the College of the Holy Cross (1978) and his J.D. from Case Western Reserve University School of Law (1981). He resides with his family in Old Lyme, Connecticut.