Collin Cherry

Law Office of Collin Cherry, P.L.
1114 East Park Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-224-1100
www.cherrylawfirm.org


Collin earned his degree from St. Mary's University School of Law in San Antonio, Texas. He received his undergraduate degree in Business Finance and minors in Economics from Florida State University. He served as a State Prosecutor in Felony, Misdemeanor, Traffic, and Juvenile divisions where he handled over 6,000 criminal cases. He also served as a State Attorney Liaison for the Weed and Seed drug program.

Collin gained  experience and insight working as Senior Counsel for the Florida Department of Insurance regulating insurance companies for fraudulent practices. He opened his private practice in 2002. His private practice specializes in civil personal injury claims, wrongful death litigation, medical malpractice and class action law suits. His firm has worked to obtain a $335,000 verdict on a $25,000 insurance policy and a $100,000 settlement in an auto accident case with a $10,000 auto insurance policy due to bad faith insurance practices.

Collin has helped his injured clients obtain millions of dollars in recovery since starting his private practice in 2002.

Collin practices in both federal and state court. Collin is currently handling BP Oil Spill business claims for business owners and professionals.

www.brookscherryoilspillclaims.com

Collin is a passionate, highly skilled and aggressive lawyer who will fight for your rights in and out of court. Collin is the right attorney for you.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Position
Duration

Managing Partner at Law Office of Collin Cherry, P.L.  2002–present
Senior Attorney at Florida

Florida Department Of Insurance  1999–2002
Assistant State Attorney at Office Of The State Attorney, 2nd Judicial Circuit  1997–1999

Law Clerk at Newell & Stall, P.A.  1996

Attorney at St. Mary's
Civil Justice Clinic  1994–1996

Law Clerk at Katz Kutter Haigler Alderman Davis & Bryant  1995

EDUCATION
School
St Mary's University of San Antonio School of Law Law JD - Juris Doctor 1996

Florida State University Business BS - Bachelor of Science 1993

AWARDS
Top Contributor AVVO 2014

Top 100 Trial Lawyers National Trial Lawyers Association 2014

Client Choice AVVO 2013

Who's Who in American Law Students Who's Who in American Law Students 1997

Who's Who in American Law Students Who's Who in American Law Students 1995

ASSOCIATIONS
Member Capital City Justice Association 2005–present

Member American Trial Lawyers Association 2002–present

Member Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2002–present

Member Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Tallahassee chapter) 2002–present

Member Florida Justice Association 2002–present

Member Jefferson County Bar Association 2002–present

Member National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2002–present

Member Tallahassee Bar Association 2000–present

Member American Bar Association 1997–present

Member Florida Bar 1997–present

Member Seminole Boosters 1997–present

Board Member Tallahassee Bar Association, Young Lawyers' Section 2007–2008

Board of Directors Rescue Mission 2004–2005

PUBLICATIONS

The Disappearance of A Right To Be Left Alone: Warren and Brandeis’ Fears About Public Disclosures of Private Facts Revisited St. Mary's University School of Law 1996

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
Personal Injuries Law Call 2014
Auto Accidents Law Call 2013
Summertime Injuries Law Call 2013
BP Oil Spill Claims and Small Business Chamber of Commerce 2013
Personal Injury Law Law Call 2012
Auto Accidents and Personal Injury Law Call 2012
Trucking Accidents and Tort Law Law Call 2011
DUI - Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Academy 1998