Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
John D. Collins is of counsel in the Labor and Employment and Business Trial Practice Groups in the firm's San Diego (Del Mar) office.
John has spent his entire legal career in San Diego, specializing in litigation/labor and employment matters exclusively on behalf of management. He combines extensive jury trial experience with an established position as one of the area's leading labor relations experts.
John has earned his prominence as one of the top jury trial lawyers in his field, with consistent high honors in most peer recognition lists. He has successfully tried dozens of jury cases to verdict on behalf of his management clients in most employment law areas, including wrongful termination, discrimination, employment contracts, harassment and wage and hour issues. He is also an expert on trade secrets and unfair competition issues and has counseled his clients and successfully litigated many cases in that area.