George L. Collins

George L. Collins

Managing Partner
Location:
Jacksonville, North Carolina
Phone:
910-346-4175 (Local)
800-455-5415 (Toll Free)
Email:

Born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, April 7, 1944; Admitted to bar, 1983, North Carolina; also admitted to practice before U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; U.S. District Court, Eastern and Middle Districts of North Carolina; U.S. Tax Court. Preparatory education, University of North Carolina (B.S., Accounting, 1970); legal education, Campbell University (J.D., 1983). Fraternity: Delta Theta Phi. Certified Public Accountant, 1972. Member: North Carolina, Onslow County and Fourth Judicial District Bar Associations; North Carolina State Bar; North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers; Superior Court Certified Mediator.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Family Law
  • Business Law
  • Criminal Defense
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Estate Planning

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Public Accountant, 1972
  • Superior Court Certified Mediator

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of North Carolina, 1987
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1986
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit, 1985

Education

  • Campbell University School of Law, Raleigh, North Carolina
    • J.D. - 1983
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • B.S. - 1970
    • Major: Accounting

Classes/Seminars

  • Legal Environment of Business, Campbell University, 1981 - 1983
  • Finance, Campbell University, 1981 - 1982

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Designation, 2017
  • Best Onslow County Lawyer Readers Choice Award, 2016 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Carolina Bar Association, Member
  • Onslow County Bar Association, Member
  • Fourth Judicial District Bar Association, Member
  • North Carolina State Bar, Member
  • North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member
  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Member

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Delta Theta Phi