Kevin F. Collins
Top rated Family Law attorney in Stamford, ConnecticutCollins & Powers, LLC
A partner at Collins & Powers, LLC, in Stamford, Connecticut, Kevin F. Collins commemorates forty-one years of unwavering commitment to legal excellence. His practice is primarily centered on family law matters encompassing divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, visitation and post-judgment modifications at both the superior and appellate court levels. He caters to clients all over Fairfield County.
Mr. Collins holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Fairfield University and a J.D. from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University. He was granted licenses to practice law in Connecticut and New York in 1983 and is authorized before the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and the Supreme Court of the United States. Furthermore, he has set case law precedents in Connecticut as a result of his trial and appellate endeavors and has played a vital role in amending the Connecticut Practice Book pertaining to attorney interactions with court-appointed custodial evaluators.
Earlier, Mr. Collins accumulated extensive experience in insurance defense litigation. This equipped him with advanced skills in negotiation and trial techniques that he later applied to family law. Over three decades, he has earned a reputation as one of the most successful trial lawyers in the field of matrimonial law. His competence in handling trials has been widely acknowledged, yet he values his ability to resolve cases even more creatively. He champions principled negotiation as the most effective approach toward dispute resolution. He views trials as a last resort if other approaches could be more fruitful. That said, he adapts his strategies to meet each client's individual needs while maximizing their advantage.
In addition to his successful legal practice, Mr. Collins is an active member of the Connecticut Bar Association. With a "Good" rating on Avvo, he is known for his assertive and client-focused approach, earning him the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys' Top 10 Attorney Award. Notably, he was accorded the title of Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide in 2016.
Practice areasFamily Law
Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce
- 100% Family Law
First Admitted: 1983, Connecticut
Professional Webpage: https://collinspowers.com/about/
- New York Bar, 1983
- Top 10 Attorney Award, Top 10 Attorney Award, National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, 2018
- Excellence in Family Law
- Professional of the Year
- Top Attorney's in New England
- Connecticut Super Lawyer
- Inclusion within the Registry of Professionals 2015-2016 Edition, Professional of the Year, Worldwide Who's Who, 2016
Office location for Kevin F. Collins
1177 Summer Street
Stamford, CT 06905
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