Paul W. Collins

Paul W. Collins

Glastonbury, Connecticut

Paul is an attorney focusing on real estate transactions, wills, trusts and probate. Paul received his B.A. in 1979 from Franklin & Marshall College and his J.D. in 1985 from the New England School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Paul has worked in both large and small law firms in Greater Boston as well as in-house corporate counsel. Prior to joining the Firm, Paul was a founding partner of Collins & Deans, LLC where for over 20 years he represented numerous clients in residential and commercial real estate transactions, as well as estate planning and probate issues, and small business transactional matters. Paul is a past member of the Glastonbury Board of Education, a former member of the Board of Trustees of the Connecticut Society to Prevent Blindness and a volunteer for Connecticut Make-A-Wish Society.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Wills
  • Trusts and Probate

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1990
  • Massachusetts, 1985
  • Rhode Island


  • New England School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1985
    • Law Review: New England Law Review, 1984 - 1985
  • Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1979
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member
  • Connecticut Mortgage Bankers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Collins & Deans, LLC, Founding Partner

Pro Bono Activities

  • Glastonbury Board of Education, Past Member
  • Connecticut Society to Prevent Blindness, Board of Trustees, Former Member
  • Connecticut Make-A-Wish Society, Volunteer

Ancillary Businesses

  • Estates & Trusts


  • Phi Sigma Kappa