Andrew S Hollins
Attorney Andrew Hollins is a Principal of Hollins Law, a law firm in Irvine, CA. As a lawyer in Irvine, California, attorney Hollins serves Orange County, as well as clients throughout California.
Areas of Practice
- Appellate Practice
- Brain Injury
- Defective / Dangerous Products
- Personal Injury
Admitted to Practice Law
- State Bar of California, 1978
- United States District Court for the Central District of California, 1983
United States District Court for the Northern District of California, 1986
United States District Court for the Southern District of California, 1981
United States Court of Federal Claims, 1992
|:||University of Tennessee, BS, 1973|
|Law School||:||Woodland University, Mid Valley College of Law, JD, 1978|
- State Bar of California; Association of Southern California Defense Counsel; Defense Research Institute; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; American Board of Trial Advocates, Orange County Bar Association
As one of the founding partners of Hollins Law, Mr. Andrew S. Hollins not only brings over 34 years of extensive trial experience but also a standard of integrity and excellence that has become the hallmark of the firm. His reputation is synonymous with the firms motto of "fearless trial advocacy."
Mr. Hollins skills and experience as a litigator and leader have put him in high demand from some of the nations largest businesses and financial institutions. He has successfully tried or handled cases across the country, including matters in Washington, Nevada, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, and Oklahoma. In the high stakes field of insurance bad faith defense, where damage claims exceed ten figure sums, he is the number one choice for legal counsel by top corporate executives, and leading professionals. In just one example, Mr Hollins skillful defense assured the financial future of a clients company by prevailing in a case where damages in excess of $1 billion were claimed.
Mr. Hollins has been a featured guest speaker at professional and trade group functions where he lectures on a wide array of topics including trial tactics, case preparation, and jury selection. He has presented on behalf of the American Board of Trial Advocates as the defense team coordinator for "Masters in Trial" presentations. In that position, he led some of the nations most prestigious trial attorneys in teaching lawyers crucial intricacies of proper case presentation. Mr. Hollins has been recognized by both the California State Bar Board of Governors and the Orange County Bar Association for his extensive pro bono legal services. In 1992, he won the Wiley W. Manuel award in recognition of his charitable service. He has been featured in the Southern California Defense Counsel Magazine, The Verdict, and was awarded "Trial Lawyer of the Year" in 2005 by the Orange County Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates. Super LawyersTM has awarded Mr. Hollins with their "Super Lawyer" Designation, awarded to 5 percent of the lawyers for 2009 to 2012.
Mr. Hollins received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Tennessee where his high academic record consistently kept him on the dean's list. He earned his Juris Doctor from Woodland University, Mid- Valley College of Law, where he graduated in the top 10 percent of his class.
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TRIAL ATTORNEY OF THE YEAR
American Board of Trial Advocates, OC Chapter
SUPER LAWYER Award from Super Lawyer Magazine, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Born: Brooklyn, New York, July 22, 1951
Century Centre 2601 Main Street, Penthouse Suite 1300
Irvine, California 92614
Hollins Law is located in Orange County California.
Employment and Business Law and Litigation
Won more than 20 defense verdicts in insurance bad faith cases where demands ranged from seven figures to nine figures.
Prevailed as lead attorney in the first case of a subsequent class action matter in Oklahoma alleging over $1 billion in damages to a leading financial institution.