Colin has litigated matters involving disputes over contracts and negotiable instruments, the collection of debts, and the recovery of collateral under security agreements. He has significant experience prosecuting and defending business clients involving employment, contractual and general commercial liability. Colin is also a member of the Firm’s Product Liability and Catastrophic Injury Litigation Industry Group, which defends manufacturers and companies throughout the region and nation involving automotive, chemical and agricultural products, industrial equipment, medical devices and prescription/over-the-counter products.
Colin has handled a variety of real estate litigation matters, including title insurance claims, boundary disputes and partition actions, reformations of title instruments, disputes as to priority of security instruments, contested foreclosures, evictions and ejectments, commercial lease enforcement, home/condominium owner associations and disputes over covenants and easements. As a member of the Firm’s Real Estate Industry Group he has also negotiated and drafted home/condo association declarations and by-laws as well as complex acquisition and development agreements on behalf of clients.
Land Use and Zoning
As part of the Firm’s Land Use and Zoning Industry Group, Colin has represented clients on real estate, development and construction, environmental law, and municipal and regulatory law. In addition, he has represented clients at every level of the development process, from the initial zoning hearing through litigation in the state's highest courts.
Energy and Utilities
Representing clients in the energy and utilities arenas, Colin assists in achieving successful financing, commercial, real estate and land use permitting on projects for his clients. He regularly works with clients in managing relationships with stakeholders as well as both local and state decision-makers to establish dialogue and strategies essential to conducting their energy and utility business.