Jefferson Collins 2017-12-21T21:56:46+00:00

Jefferson Collins

PARTNER

    

jcollins@jshfirm.com
TEL: 602.263.7346
FAX: 602.200.7825

Legal Assistant: Kathy Kleinschmidt
602.263.7346
kkleinschmidts@jshfirm.com

Jeff Collins dedicates his practice to representing insurance carriers in coverage-related issues. He helps clients with policy interpretation in the first- and third-party contexts and litigation in various lines of insurance, including commercial, professional and personal. In addition, Jeff has extensive experience representing insurance carriers in litigation involving all types of insurance-related disputes, such as actions for declaratory judgment, breach of contract and insurance bad faith.

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel

Professional Recognitions & Awards

  • Peer-Review Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Martindale-Hubbell

Presentations & Publications

  • “How to Avoid the Hot Seat: Good Claims Handling in Arizona,” Presenter, JSH Annual Seminar: It’s All Fun and Games Until Someone Gets Hurt, November 2014
  • “The Arizona Supreme Court Considers the Preclusive Effect of Damron Agreement Stipulations on Subsequent Coverage Disputes,” Author, Record Reporter, July 2014
  • “Equal Consideration Does Not Require Overpayment,” Author, JSH Reporter, Summer 2014

Education

University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1995
University of San Diego, B.B.A., Finance, 1990

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 1995