Fox Rothschild Expands Chicago Office With Addition of Litigator Joseph E. Collins

August 7, 2015 – Press Releases

Chicago, IL – August 7, 2015 – Furthering the rapid expansion of the firm’s Chicago office, Fox Rothschild LLP is excited to announce the addition of Joseph E. Collins as a partner and head of the Chicago Litigation Practice.

“Our goal was to expediently and strategically add talent in our Chicago office to broaden and deepen the services we provide to clients, including a seasoned, first chair litigator,” said Donna B. More, Fox’s Chicago office managing partner. “We are delighted to welcome Joe to the team. He is an exceptional talent and adds tremendous depth and experience to our litigation capabilities.”

Consistently named as one of the leading litigation attorneys in Illinois by Chambers USA, Collins represents clients in complex commercial litigation, class action litigation, securities litigation, white-collar investigations, consumer fraud litigation and insurance litigation. His clients praise his trial skills, noting he "has great command of the law" and is "business-savvy" in litigation involving commercial and securities disputes.

Driven to deliver results for his clients, Collins has successfully obtained dismissal of high profile lawsuits throughout the country against companies. Last year alone, Joe obtained the dismissal with prejudice of nine putative class action lawsuits.

Collins received his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 1996 and his undergraduate degree from Loyola University Chicago in 1991.

In addition, Collins received his M.B.A. from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, in 2007.

Prior to joining Fox Rothschild, Collins was a partner at DLA Piper.

About Fox Rothschild LLP

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