H. Devon Collins
Perceptive and Determined
Devon joined the firm as an Associate in 2016. Devon’s practice focuses on representing employers in all labor and employment matters and constitutional litigation. Devon received his Juris Doctor cum laude in May 2016 from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and was admitted to the Ohio Bar in November 2016.
During law school, Devon served as Editor-in-Chief of the Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law. Prior to his admission to the Ohio Bar, Devon worked as a law clerk with FHKAD and the Civil Division of the United States Attorney’s Office in Columbus. In autumn of 2015, he provided pro bono legal services to local startup businesses as part of the Ohio State University Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic, for which he received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award as the top business law clinic student. In spring of 2016, he represented indigent criminal defendants as part of the Ohio State University Criminal Defense Clinic. Upon graduation from law school, Devon received the Bloomberg BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law and was designated as a Public Service Fellow with Dean’s Special Recognition.
For his undergraduate studies, Devon attended Otterbein University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree magna cum laude in political science with a minor in economics. While in college, he was President of Otterbein’s Rotaract chapter and President of the national academic honorary society chapters of Alpha Lambda Delta & Phi Eta Sigma.
On the Personal Side
Devon enjoys playing guitar, skiing, and attending local stand-up comedy shows with his wife.
Employment Discrimination Litigation
Labor and Employment Compliance
Civil Rights Litigation
The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., cum laude
Otterbein University, B.A., magna cum laude in Political Science; Minor in Economics (Alpha Lambda Delta & Phi Eta Sigma National Honorary Societies)
Supreme Court of Ohio
United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio