Christopher J. Collins

Christopher J. Collins: Attorney with Collins, Zorn & Wagner, P.C. AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Collins, Zorn & Wagner, P.C.
  • 429 N.E. 50th, Second Floor, Oklahoma City, OK 73105
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  • Christopher J. Collins is a founding member and shareholder of Collins, Zorn & Wagner, P.C. His practice is largely devoted to litigation in the fields of insurance defense, civil rights, state tort law and products liability.
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    4.9/5.0 (4)
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Attorney Awards


Phi Delta Phi. Frequent Presenter, Oklahoma Sheriffs Association; Association of County Commissioners of Oklahoma; Oklahoma Bar Association; Continuing Legal Education.

Areas of Practice (188)

  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Law
  • Products Liability
  • Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Civil Practice
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • Civil Rights Defense
  • Civil Rights Section 1983
  • Discrimination
  • Personal Rights
  • Prisoners Rights
  • Prisoners Rights Class Actions
  • Public Interest Law
  • Race Discrimination
  • Sex Discrimination
  • Civil Appeals
  • Appellate Practice
  • Class Actions
  • Constitutional Law
  • First Amendment Law
  • Fourth Amendment Law
  • Freedom of Religion
  • Federal Practice
  • Government
  • County Government Law
  • County Liability
  • False Claims Act
  • Government Tort Liability
  • Governmental Defense
  • Governmental Law
  • Governmental Liability
  • Local Government Civil Rights
  • Local Government Defense
  • Local Government Law
  • Local Government Liability
  • Political Subdivision Liability
  • Public Officials Liability
  • Public Policy
  • Qui Tam Litigation
  • State Government Law
  • Automobile Insurance Defense
  • Automobile Liability Defense
  • Casualty Insurance Defense
  • Commercial Insurance Defense
  • Disability Insurance Defense
  • First and Third Party Insurance Defense
  • First Party Insurance Defense
  • General Liability Defense
  • Insurance Bad Faith Defense
  • Personal Liability Defense
  • Property Damage Defense
  • Property Insurance Defense
  • Public Liability Defense
  • Self Insured Defense
  • Labor and Employment
  • Age Discrimination in Employment
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Civil Service
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Employee Discipline
  • Employee Drug Testing
  • Employee Rights
  • Employer Intentional Torts
  • Employer Liability
  • Employer Rights
  • Employment at Will
  • Employment Breach of Contract
  • Employment Civil Rights
  • Employment Claims
  • Employment Class Actions
  • Employment Contracts
  • Employment Defense
  • Employment Disability Discrimination
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employment Litigation
  • Employment Practices Liability Insurance
  • Employment Rights
  • Employment Termination
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Law
  • Fair Employment Practices
  • Fair Labor Standards
  • Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Federal Employment Law
  • Harassment
  • Human Resources Law
  • National Origin Discrimination
  • Negligent Hiring
  • Personnel Policies
  • Personnel Training
  • Public Sector Employment Law
  • Reductions in Force
  • Retaliatory Discharge
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Title VII Discrimination
  • Unfair Labor Practices
  • Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
  • Wage and Hour Class Actions
  • Wage and Hour Law
  • Whistleblower Litigation
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Wrongful Termination Defense
  • Law Enforcement
  • Corrections Law
  • Excessive Use of Force
  • False Arrest
  • False Imprisonment
  • High Speed Police Pursuit Litigation
  • Law Enforcement Disciplinary
  • Law Enforcement Liability
  • Law Enforcement Officers Rights
  • Police Brutality
  • Police Liability
  • Police Liability Defense
  • Police Misconduct
  • Libel, Slander and Defamation
  • Defamation
  • Libel and Slander
  • Libel Defense
  • Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Defense Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Federal Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • U.S. Supreme Court Litigation
  • Negligence
  • Negligence Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Cumulative Trauma
  • Electrical Injury
  • Electromagnetic Field Litigation
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Personal Injury Appeals
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Power Line Contact Injury
  • Psychological Injury
  • Rental Vehicle Litigation
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Third Party Wrongful Death
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Automotive Products Liability
  • Bicycle Products Liability
  • Biomedical Products Liability
  • Chemical Products Liability
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Engineering Products Liability
  • Environmental Products Liability
  • Food Products Liability
  • Heavy Equipment Products Liability
  • Industrial Products Liability
  • Manufacturers Liability
  • Motorcycle Products Liability
  • Office Equipment Products Liability
  • Products Liability Defense
  • Recreational Products Liability
  • Recreational Vehicle Products Liability
  • Property Damage
  • Torts
  • Civil Liability
  • Intentional Torts
  • Mass Torts
  • Tort Defense
  • Tort Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
405-694-4459  Phone
(405) 524-2070  Phone
(405) 524-2078  Fax
University Attended:
Central State University, B.A., cum laude, 1976
Law School Attended:
University of Oklahoma, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma; U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma; 1980, Oklahoma; U.S. Supreme Court
State Bar of Oklahoma; Oklahoma County Bar Association; American Bar Associations (Member, Litigation Section); Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel (Past Secretary/Treasurer, 1983-1985; Vice President, 1985-1986); Defense Research Institute; International Association of Defense Counsel.
Reported Cases:
Parker v. Strong, 717 F.Supp. 767 (WD Okla, 1989); McEwen v. City of Norman, 926 F.2d. 1539 (10th Cir. 1991).
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (4 reviews)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Senior Associate on 05/29/14 in Personal Injury Defense

    Mr. Collins is an extremely experienced attorney and a worthy adversary in all forms of personal injury cases. He is very professional and evaluates and litigates cases fairly for all parties involved.

    Mr. Collins is an extremely experienced attorney and a worthy adversary in all forms of personal injury cases. He is very professional and evaluates and litigates cases fairly for all parties involved. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 06/06/14 in Insurance

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