John C. Collins


  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
  • Founding Member of National College for DUI Defense (1995)
  • Admitted to Bar, 1976, North Carolina.  U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina.
  • Education: Duke University (B.A., 1972); Wake Forest University (J.D., 1976).
  • Instructor: Business Law, Cape Fear Community College, 1980-1982; Traffic Offenses and Misdemeanors, Practical Skills Course, North Carolina Bar Association, 1981-1990 and 2000-2007.
  • Assistant District Attorney, Fifth Judicial District, 1979-1982.
  • Member: New Hanover County (President 1989-1990 and 2005-2006) and North Carolina (Member, Practical Training Committee, 1984-1990) Bar Associations; Fifth Judicial District (President, 1987-1989); Chairman, Grievance Committee, 1990-1992) and North Carolina State Bars; North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers.