Richard B. Collins

Title: Attorney, Partner
Company: Collins & Truett PA
Location:  Tallahassee, Florida, United States


  • American Bar Association
  • American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys (past president)
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Federation Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC)
  • Florida Association of Defense Attorneys (member, judicial nomination commission)
  • Florida Bar Association (member, unlicensed practice of law committee)
  • Florida Bar Journal (editorial board)
  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association (secretary, treasurer, 1990-1991) (president-elect, 1991-1992) (president, 1992-1993) (chairman, counsel of past presidents, 2003-)
  • Florida State University College of Law
  • International Association of Defense Counsel (chair medical defense committee, 1995-1998) (vice-chair, newsletters, 1993-1995) (member, pro bono task force, vice-chair technical committee, 2002) (chair, state member committee, 1997-)
  • Law School Presenter
  • Tallahassee Bar Association (past president)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2021)
  • Inductee, Top Professionals of the Year, Marquis Who’s Who (2020)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2020)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in American Law,” Marquis Who’s Who (1990-1991)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who of Emerging Leaders in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (1991-1992)
  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating for Professional Excellence, Martindale-Hubbell® 
  • Recipient, Exceptional Performance Citation improving the standards and education of the defense bar, Defense Research Institute
  • Recipient, Florida Medical Association Award
  • Recipient, Joseph P. Metzger Award, Florida Defense Lawyers Association
  • Published numerous professional articles and content

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