Eddie’s practice as an attorney with the Collins Law Firm consists of civil litigation, personal injury and criminal defense.
Prior to joining the Collins Law Firm in 2014, Eddie served in the Davidson County Public Defender's Office both in General Sessions and Criminal Court. During this time, Eddie developed a comprehensive understanding of the how the local court systems operate. Since being in the private sector, he has expanded that experience throughout the Middle Tennessee area understanding the intricacies of each local court.
The vast experience and skill Eddie brings to every case he handles has served his clients well. Eddie has delivered thousands of clients to personal injury clients and successfully defended clients in trial. Eddie established a non-profit, served as the consultant and brought the entity to sustainability. Eddie has helped guide many clients facing immigration issues unravel the tangled web of immigration consequences related to criminal law.
When handling a case, the source of Eddie’s effectiveness is his ability to bring hidden details of a case to light and develop and execute a winning strategy. He acts with empathy and focus understanding his clients’ individual concerns. Eddie ensures his clients are informed and understand what they must consider when making, potentially, life changing decisions. What sets him apart? His clients will tell you that his passion and dedication is apparent in every aspect of his representation and practice.
In his free time, Eddie enjoys cheering on the UT Vols, the Memphis Grizzlies, the Tennessee Titans, and the Nashville Predators. He attended East Tennessee State University on a Vocal Music Scholarship and supports many cultural institutions, including TPAC. At the end of the day, what he enjoys most is cooking and traveling with his wife, Leslie.
- Nashville School of Law, J.D., 2014
- East Tennessee State University, B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies, 2009
- Nashville Bar Association
- Tennessee Bar Association
- Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Tennessee, 2014