Joseph B. Collins is of counsel of the firm of Hendel, Collins & O'Connor, P.C. Mr. Collins received an Associate of Arts degree from Holyoke Community College in 1973 and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston College in 1975. Mr. Collins received his legal education at the Suffolk University School of Law where he was awarded a Juris Doctor degree in 1978.
Mr. Collins is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy. He holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and is listed in the Best Lawyers in America published by Woodward/White. Since 2004, he has been given the designation “Super Lawyer” by Boston Magazine. In 2013, 2009, 2008, and 2006, Mr. Collins was named as one of the top 100 lawyers in Massachusetts by that publication.
Mr. Collins served as an Adjunct Professor of Bankruptcy Law at Western New England College School of Law in Springfield, Massachusetts for over ten years, and is regularly called upon to serve as a panelist and lecturer on bankruptcy and commercial law topics.
He is a member of the American and Hampden County Bar Associations, the American Bankruptcy Institute, the National Association Bankruptcy Trustees and the Commercial Law League of America.