Collins & Collins

Collins & Collins

Christopher and Mary Ann Collins are experienced attorneys who care about their clients,taking time to counsel them. Collins & Collins is a general practice law firm that provides competent counseling and advocacy for a variety of legal issues.

Firm Overview

Main Office
Main Office
137 Court Street
Auburn  CA  95603
  • (530) 888-1905
  • 530-888-1936


Free Initial Consultation?
Criminal Issues- Free Initial Consultation
Christopher Collins is Certified Family Law Specialist for the State of California.
Christopher Collins has 25 years experience in a wide variety of family law issues. He is a Family Law Specialist certified by the Board of Specialization, State of California. Chris provides highly competent representation in matters relating to adoption, custody, guardianship, child support, restraining orders, and divorce law.
Criminal Defense
Collins & Collins are experienced criminal defense attorneys who represent their clients in the adult or juvenile court system. The firm provides aggressive defense for Felonies, Misdemeanors, Traffic, and DUI cases including DMV hearings.
As an Orange County Juvenile Defender Mary Ann has much courtroom and trial experience with misdemeanor, juvenile & felony cases including gang defense,drive-by shootings, DUI's. She has much juvenile dependency experience where one or both parents may be declared unfit to parent, possibly losing their children.
Mary Ann has worked in Placer County over 20 years providing criminal defense for adults & juveniles charged with misdemeanors and felonies, including DUI's, DMV & traffic issues.
Chris has worked as an Orange County Public Defender defending adult criminal charges. He has taken this experience to Placer, Nevada & El Dorado counties. He is a successful litigator when it comes to criminal defense.
Aggressive DUI representation at affordable rates.
25 Years of Courtroom Trial & Negotiation Experience.
Court Appearances & DMV Hearings
The most important benefit of hiring a DUI lawyer is that they provide you with important advice about your case. Many DUI offenders mistakenly face the judge or while in police custody and provide evidence that may incriminate them; this is never good for any case. We will advise you as to what to do/say and also what not to do/say at various stages of the proceeding. WE WILL HELP you get the best possible outcome. Other questions you may have:
How do you know if your rights were violated? When should you bring in an expert to testify? Every case is unique, so there are no set answers.

But if you want answers about your options for defending yourself against drunk driving charges, speak with our firm.
We will:
*Help protect your rights
*Help you defend yourself against your accusations
*Give specific answers about the law and your options

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Christopher and Mary Ann Collins have been members of the State Bar of California for more than 23 years. They initially established the Auburn Legal Clinic which is now Collins & Collins, Attorneys at Law.

The law office of Collins and Collins is located directly across from the Auburn Courthouse at 137 Court Street. The firm provides legal services in Auburn, Newcastle, Roseville, Loomis, Granite Bay, Penryn, Grass Valley, and Nevada City. Chris and Mary Ann are competent attorneys who take a genuine interest in their clients. For assistance please call their office at 530-888-1905.

Mary Ann Collins

Mary Ann Guiliani Collins was born and raised in Auburn, CA. She graduated from Placer High School in 1978, St. Mary
  • Bar Number: 143723
    California , 1989
  • Southwestern School of Law
    Juris Doctor , 1989

Christopher Collins

Chris was born and raised in Tahoe City, CA. He graduated from St. Mary
  • Bar Number: 144069
    California , 1989
  • Southwestern University, School of Law 1989
    Juris Doctor , 1989
  • California State Bar
    Certified Family Law Specialist

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