Randy Collins

There's No Alternative
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Practicing for over 20 years, Randy Collins does not rest when your freedom is on the line. He finds the loopholes, works the angles, and puts you in a position to receive options that you may not receive elsewhere. Mr. Collins prides himself on providing his clients with peace-of-mind through trusted legal strategies with a history of success. When applicable, he is a firm advocate of alternative sentencing programs to help his clients avoid jail time and enjoy their freedom. Once you speak with Mr. Collins, you will feel the difference experienced by those who have criminal defense representation that is determined to obtain the best possible case outcome for each and every client.

Why Randy Collins is So Effective

Mr. Collins was not always a criminal defense attorney; he previously worked as a Deputy District Attorney for the County of Riverside. This experience has given him the advantage in the courtroom. Mr. Collins knows what the prosecutors need and what they will be looking for to convict you of any charges. This allows him to focus on the areas of your case which are most important and have the highest likelihood of affecting your case outcome.

Mr. Collins ensures that when you enter the courtroom, every angle that could be used against you has been evaluated and prepared for in a way that you might not experience from other California defense lawyers.

Attorney Collins has been a guest author on several highly regarded U.S. and California legal blogs and has more than 400 blogs published on his own criminal defense blog which are referred to by criminal defense law firms throughout the nation. He has been featured in Orange Coast Magazine and was recognized as a 2013 Top Attorney by OC Metro magazine. He also has had his own dedicated criminal defense spotlight in the Orange County Register’s “Ask an Attorney” section for recent criminal offenders.

Randy Collins’ Education and Experience

Randy Collins graduated with honors from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. He obtained his law degree from Boston College Law School, where upon graduation he received the Criminal Justice Clinical Award. Thereafter, Mr. Collins served as a Deputy District Attorney for the County of Riverside where he prosecuted hundreds of driving under the influence cases at the pre-trial stage and performed numerous jury and non-jury trials.

Presently, Mr. Collins focuses his representation of clients in courts throughout Orange, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego Counties. He is a member of the Orange County Bar Association as well as the American Bar Association. He is highly effective in communicating on behalf of his clients due to his superior skill in the field of trial advocacy and focuses on interacting with his clients beyond a superficial level. Mr. Collins believes that an attorney-client relationship needs to be more than a superficial one in order to gain a more in-depth understanding of his client’s needs.

Avvo Clients' Choice Award



Awards & Memberships

  • Selected as a 2014 “Top 40 Criminal Defense Lawyer Under 40” by the American Society of Legal Advocates
  • Awarded the Criminal Justice Clinical Award
  • 2013 “OC Metro Top Attorney”
  • California State Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • American Society of Legal Advocates