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5.0/5.0

Gerard McCloskey was a beacon of hope to me at the worst time in my life. Not only was he able to defend me from an unjust accusation, his calm and empathetic demeanor offered emotional support to me. He is...

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Loren Langenhahn 2019/08/18

5.0/5.0

If you have contacted Gerard, do yourself a favor and look no where else. This guy handled my case with the upmost professionalism and expertise. He doesn’t make promises till he’s confident of the results and...

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Ahmed Tohamy 2019/08/13

5.0/5.0

Hiring Rick Collins was the best decision I could’ve made. He will take your case very seriously and will always stay in contact with you. Whether your crime is steroid-related or not, he’s a true “Super...

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Client 2019/08/08

5.0/5.0

Rick Collins is an amazing lawyer. I recommended him to a friend in a falsely accused domestic violence case. Rick gave honest, sound advice to help my friend refute the false accusations.

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Client 2019/07/29

5.0/5.0

Rick Collins is a true professional he handles clients with utmost respect. I have consulted with Mr.Collins on several occassions he is timely and attentive . I have recommended him to several people and they...

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Client 2019/07/23

5.0/5.0

From the very start, when i first met David Barry I was completely put at ease. I felt very comfortable and confident that he had my best interests at heart and would work very hard to help me with my suit. David...

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Michele Scheff 2019/07/15

5.0/5.0

From the very start, when i first met David Barry I was completely put at ease. I felt very comfortable and confident that he had my best interests at heart and would work very hard to help me with my suit. David...

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Client 2019/07/14

5.0/5.0

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Danny Christian 2019/07/10

5.0/5.0

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Karen Deblaiso 2019/06/25

5.0/5.0

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Client 2019/06/25

5.0/5.0

After two years of having a criminal case hanging over my head, yesterday it was over. Rick Collins and Phil Nash were an amazing team that put in a lot of time on my case and it paid off. I won't discuss it but it...

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Larry berube 2019/06/20

5.0/5.0

If you are ever in a jam and need a Legal Team these are the People who will be your rescue !!

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teneisha lopez 2019/06/18

5.0/5.0

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Catherine Massowd 2019/06/07

5.0/5.0

From the initial consultation all the way through the completion of your legal matter, you are reassured that this firm is behind you. They are expeditious, intelligent and compassionate; more importantly they are...

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LXH 2019/04/10

5.0/5.0

Throughout my case, David exhibited compassion and understanding of the legal pathways, presented options to win the case. From the initial consultation and up to the successful conclusion of the case, David...

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Client 2019/04/10

5.0/5.0

David was more than professional. He alleviated my fears and got results which were better than I could have hoped for. I hope I never need him again but if I do, I will feel confident giving him my business.

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Luciana Conte 2019/03/28

5.0/5.0

David was more than professional. He alleviated my fears and got results which were better than I could have hoped for. I hope I never need him again but if I do, I will feel confident giving him my business.

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Client 2019/03/28

5.0/5.0

Super professional, easy to work with and got the job done! I highly recommend Gerard mccoulskey!!

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Marisa Xoxoxo 2019/03/04

5.0/5.0

When I called to inquire about representation a partner of the firm got on the phone with me and took the time to explain the situation and gave me valuable advice and even suggest I gather further information from...

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Lennon Safir 2019/02/19

5.0/5.0

One of the best law firms I've ever encountered. David Barry is an MVP within the world of lawyers. As soon as i walked within David's office, he treated me like family instead of a client. The professionalism and...

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Oge 2018/08/28

5.0/5.0

If anybody were able to open up a dictionary and search for the definition of professionalism, don't be surprised to see David Barry's picture right beside it. A marksman within his field of expertise, David was...

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Client 2018/08/28

5.0/5.0

I wish I had more than 500 characters to describe what an amazing attorney and human being Mr. Gann is. After I unsuccessfully resolved a traffic issue on my own (an unknown person using my plate illegally), and...

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Client 2018/08/19

5.0/5.0

Best lawyer in FL. Nice to have a lawyer that actually did everything he said he would do. Great experience.

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Josh Glincman 2018/08/17

5.0/5.0

My friend in palm beach referred me to Rick, he got more then expected results. TK was right Rick is the one of the best, loyal, compassionate in south Florida thank you Rick.

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Josh G 2018/08/17

5.0/5.0

The names Rick Collins and Phil Nash have recently been coming up at my gym. One of our members hired them years ago. They stuck with him through a long process. I am very impressed with the work they provided. I...

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tommy miller 2018/08/15

5.0/5.0

Rick Collins is an unbelievable patient lawyer. He treated me like family. He fights all the way through. Reasonably priced. You get way more then what you pay for. Phillip Nash is great as well! 5 stars!

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TK MP 2018/08/13

5.0/5.0

Rick Collins is an unbelievable patient lawyer. He treated me like family. He fights all the way through. Reasonably priced. You get way more then what you pay for. Phillip Nash is great as well! 5 stars!

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Client 2018/08/13

5.0/5.0

Philip Nash was an excellent, reliable lawyer who produced Great results. Great with answering all questions and concerns in a timely manner. Helped me every step of the process. Thank you Phil !!

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TGM1825 2018/05/22

5.0/5.0

I thought I would never see my family again. Then, I was introduced to Marc. I knew from the first meeting that he was special and could and would help me. Marc was always a quick phone call away and answered...

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Client 2018/05/06

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2018/04/26

5.0/5.0

With a new record sealing law in effect, I was not sure who to turn to for help. After doing a search online, I came across the firm: Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry PLLC and I'm sure glad that I made the right...

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Jim L 2018/04/17

5.0/5.0

I had an old matter that I never knew I still had, after a very random Google search........... MS. XENA even though she was supposed to be gone for rest of the day, answered my late phone call and gave me advice...

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Squishy Baby 2018/04/12

5.0/5.0

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Zachary Grunther 2018/04/03

5.0/5.0

I highly recommend Gerard McCloskey and the team at this firm. His knowledge and expertise in handling my fiancé’s criminal case was second to none. He helped us through a very difficult time of being wrongfully...

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Deb Lynn 2018/03/27

5.0/5.0

I was arrested for a felony and maintained my innocence. Gerard McCloskey believed in me and urged me to go to trial. I put all my trust in this man and he delivered with a unanimous not guilty verdict by jury. ...

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Kenny 2018/03/26

5.0/5.0

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Matthew Cheung 2018/03/13

5.0/5.0

Being the young dumb kid I am, I had gotten into some trouble with the law and had no one to turn to or any idea how I was going to fight this. I met Mr. David Barry on one of my court dates and knew he was the one...

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Client 2018/03/13

5.0/5.0

Very experienced, knowledgeable, courteous and responsive! Highly recommended. Good lawyers are hard to find, Thank you Mr. Barry.

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paula daguanno 2018/02/26

5.0/5.0

Mr. Barry and his staff are really top notch. His in-depth knowledge of the legal process was seriously amazing. Couldn’t have went with a better firm. Thank you!!

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Vinnie C 2018/02/25

5.0/5.0

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Client 2018/02/25

5.0/5.0

Very professional and responsible excellent results in a short time Thanks

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Maria Velasquez 2018/02/20

5.0/5.0

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Attorney 2017/12/26

5.0/5.0

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Irene Italia Mackay Idrovo 2017/12/07

5.0/5.0

They always go above and beyond to help you! They exceeded my expectations.

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Erika Ann Pascucci 2017/12/07

5.0/5.0

Great lawfirm best representation and client treatment out there hands down A++

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Eli Mackay 2017/12/07

5.0/5.0

Mr. Barry objectively and clearly laid out the legal elements and procedure regarding my particular case. I, along with my family, trusted Mr. Barry in representing me and ensuring that my case would be properly...

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Client 2017/12/06

5.0/5.0

I felt confident and comfortable being represented by this firm

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Len Clementi 2017/12/05

5.0/5.0

Rick provided a level of knowledge and service that exceeded all expectations. He made himself available at all times and was very responsive. Without his service and knowledge, the outcome would not have been...

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Client 2017/08/29

5.0/5.0

David J Barry is an amazing person. He was there for me, guided me, and made me feel comfortable the whole way. Very honest and responsive.

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Client 2017/08/15

5.0/5.0

Lawyers, nobody wants to have to need one but when you do I would highly recommend David Barry. He held my hand through out the whole process and was always willing to explain things in layman's terms to make sure...

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Client 2017/08/11

5.0/5.0

David Barry was able to delineate when he expected my case to be concluded, what litigation to anticipate, surmised what results to predict, and most importantly patiently explain every step of the way. He was...

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Client 2017/07/11

5.0/5.0

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Alina H. Rizvi 2017/06/05

5.0/5.0

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Danielle von Strandtmann 2017/06/02

5.0/5.0

Gerard McCloskey and his firm have the experience, expertise, and knowledge of the court system help you successfully navigate your legal situation. In addition to providing sound legal advice Gerard is able to...

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J F 2017/05/30

5.0/5.0

David Barry is guy u want next to you if u have legal problems . He is very well spoken,smart and will go out of his way to make sure that u are harry with his results..

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Client 2017/04/06

5.0/5.0

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Ciprian Grosu 2017/02/23

5.0/5.0

Called Rick for advice. Customer of a TRT company that was raided by the DEA. Extremely concerned about my potential legal troubles as a customer. Rick was free with his time and advice. True professional.

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Client 2017/02/23

5.0/5.0

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Carter Torrey 2017/02/16

5.0/5.0

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Michael Snure 2017/01/30

5.0/5.0

Support from Rick does not end after the scope of work is completed. Allow me to express my lasting thanks as the peace of mind you are receiving top talent advocacy is priceless. Every step of the way Rick Collins...

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Client 2016/08/24

5.0/5.0

Rick Collins is a very caring and generous attorney who loves what he does and I would recommend his services to anyone who needs his expertise. Thank you for your generous advice it made a huge difference today.

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Helen Bouchard 2016/07/18

5.0/5.0

Rick is an absolute diamond in the ruff! Not only is he THE subject matter expert on steroid law but he also genuinely cares about his clients and their families. I'm not sure how he does it, but he always...

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Client 2016/07/14

5.0/5.0

Gerard is my "go to" attorney on various business and personal issues, including criminal, personal injury and real estate matters. The only thing that surpasses Gerard's incredible grasp of substantive legal...

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Sheel A. Patel 2016/05/28

5.0/5.0

Dave Barry was excellent. He kept me informed throughout the entire process and was always available if I had any questions. He fought hard for my case and I was very satisfied. I highly recommend him.

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Cheryl Mebes 2016/05/28

5.0/5.0

Hard to say where to start when providing a review for CGM&B; is like asking me to explain in a snippet why I love and would trust my brother with my daughters' lives. I sincerely feel the same way about Rick...

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Chris Lockwood, PhD, CSCS 2016/05/25

5.0/5.0

I can't say enough great things about the legal team at Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry PLLC. They have always provided me with excellent legal advice for 10+ years and they have served my business very well....

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Alan Roberts, M.S. 2016/05/24

5.0/5.0

A friend of mine hired Marc. Marc was up front, knowledgeable and there to bail him out of a wrongful accusation. I later met Rick, who is also knowledgeable about the law, and passionate about helping those get...

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doreen marino 2016/04/14

5.0/5.0

Rick is your big brother coming to rescue you from the school yard bully. Rick works and lives in the same neighborhood he went to elementary school in. Rick is a smart individual with an incredible amount of...

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Client 2016/03/18

5.0/5.0

Excellent lawyer. Has abilities way beyond his years.

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Managing Partner 2016/01/30

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2016/01/30

5.0/5.0

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Government Counsel 2016/01/23

5.0/5.0

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Chaguito Mejia 2016/01/18

5.0/5.0

Gerard C. Mc Closkey is equipped to handle all types of criminal charges, including those that may seem minor. Gerard C. Mc Closkey is concerned with protecting your rights and has the resources and tenacity to...

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Managing Partner 2016/01/18

5.0/5.0

There are wonderful,smart guys, that will make sure that you end up happy!!! I would never have anybody else beside me if I'm in that courtroom!!!

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Richard Frechette 2016/01/17

5.0/5.0

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Christian Aaron Pickney 2016/01/16

5.0/5.0

I highly recommend Gerard Mccloskey. He will keep you informed, explain the entire process, and work with you every step of the way. His experience is unparalleled and he gets great deals for his clients.

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Partner 2016/01/15

5.0/5.0

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Associate 2016/01/09

5.0/5.0

Mr. McCloskey is an excellent attorney. I refer all of my criminal matters to him.

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Partner 2016/01/07

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2016/01/07

5.0/5.0

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Michael Bassett 2015/09/28

5.0/5.0

I highly recommend Collins, McDonald & Gann. Marc Gann and Zeena Abdi handled my case and I found them to be knowledgeable, professional and very informative. From the first time I walked into their office I...

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Mary Ann D 2015/09/24

5.0/5.0

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Rick Collins 2015/09/07

5.0/5.0

One thought is all you need:{para}'A true professional'

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Client 2015/08/27

5.0/5.0

Marc Gann represented me when I was charged with a felony and he was able to get the charge reduced all the way down to a non-criminal violation charge of disorderly conduct. Marc is an expert at what he does. He...

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Client 2015/07/27

5.0/5.0

Marc Gann is an excellent attorney. He represented me and all charges ended up being dropped. He made sure I was informed of all my options as the case progressed, and advised me of the repercussions of each...

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Client 2015/07/22

5.0/5.0

I hired Rick Collins for my son who got himself in a bad situation. From the beginning Rick was and has been professional, educating, VERY educatiing, his knowledge of the peptide and research chemical industry is...

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Patricia Keightly 2015/07/19

5.0/5.0

This is a testament to Marc Gann. I needed A lawyer almost 2 years ago to the day.I was recommended Marc Gann from a very dear friend who is a Nassau County Court Officer for 30 years! One can only imagine how many...

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Jesse Battaglia 2015/07/18

5.0/5.0

Phillip Nash went above and beyond in my situation along with Rick. Phil and Rick were always available. Communication could not have been better. Those 2 as a team is as best as it gets. Contrary to some beliefs...

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Direct Products 2015/07/17

5.0/5.0

Rick Collins has literally saved my proverbial "ass" several times over the last 15 years. His knowledge of nutritional supplements and the law related to their sale and purchase is unparalleled. If you find...

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Dave Palumbo 2015/06/24

5.0/5.0

Id like to highly recommend the expert service of Collins, Mcdonald and Gann for legal defense. Rick Collins and Marc Ganns knowledge of special legal defense issues is unsurpassed. I can personally attest to...

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Mike Schlanger 2015/06/17

5.0/5.0

A decade ago I was facing serious felony charges related to steroid distribution. I immediately sought the legal council of Rick Collins. Nobody has even close to knowledge and expertize that Mr Collins does in...

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Client 2015/06/17

5.0/5.0

My experience with CMG has been spectacular. I have had issues with the law regarding performance enhancing drugs and nutritional supplements and the expertise they displayed in this area of the law was very...

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Patrick Arnold 2015/06/16

5.0/5.0

There aren't enough words to truly express the unending appreciation I have for Rick Collins. He succeeded in sealing charges of mine that were 13 years old allowing me to become a fully licensed dental...

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Client 2015/06/06

5.0/5.0

There aren't enough words to truly express the unending appreciation I have for Rick Collins. He succeeded in sealing charges of mine that were 13 years old allowing me to become a fully licensed dental...

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Client 2015/06/06

5.0/5.0

We were very lucky to have been recommended to contact Rich Collins when our business was under the scrutiny of the FDA. He was absolutely incredible! He proved our innocence, beyond a shadow of a doubt and cleared...

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Client 2015/05/28

5.0/5.0

I have practiced law against David as an adversary in product liability personal injury cases for several matters, and we have had depositions against each other during which times he represented plaintiffs suing...

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Associate 2015/05/18

5.0/5.0

The team of people with Collins, McDonald & Gann is truly exceptional. Caring, courteous and always available to help any situation.

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Client 2015/05/18

5.0/5.0

Rick is the most compassionate and attentive attorney ever. He takes the time to know his clients and allow them peace of mind in a not so peaceful event. Not only that, he is the absolute only one I would...

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Client 2015/05/18

5.0/5.0

If facing a anabolic steroid related charge, Rick Collins is without a doubt, the leading attorney to consult. Rick is a gentleman and straight shooter who will earn your trust going above and beyond the call. His...

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Client 2015/05/17

5.0/5.0

Rick Collins is your #1 resource for anabolic steroid crimes, food, drug and supplement law. Mr. Collins has the experience, track record and knowledge about performance enhancing drugs that is unmatched amongst...

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Client 2015/05/17

5.0/5.0

I cannot express enough praise for Rick Collins and the office of Collins, McDonald, and Gann in the handling of my federal anabolic steroid case. In court, Rick displayed his unique legal skill-set, educating the...

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Client 2015/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Client 2015/05/16

5.0/5.0

Rick Collins was fantastic - stayed in close personal contact and we felt assured that we were getting the best, most professional and competent representation.

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Client 2015/05/13

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2015/05/11

5.0/5.0

I litigated cases against Mr. Barry when he was an associate attorney at Weitz & Luxenberg. He is an excellent attorney with the highest ethical standards. He is a credit to the NY Bar and the legal profession in...

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Senior Associate 2015/04/30

5.0/5.0

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Associate 2015/04/29

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2015/04/29

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2015/04/29

5.0/5.0

Words to describe Rick Collins: Honest, Professional, Extreme Depth of Knowledge, Responsive, Affable, Willing to go to any length for the Integrity of his Client,...{newline}I can't recommend Rick Collins highly...

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Client 2015/03/17

5.0/5.0

I just wanted to take a minute and thank you so much for all you do for the bodybuilding community and for me. I have been part of the boards for about 15 years. I know you’re busy sir so I make it quick. I...

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Client 2014/12/17

5.0/5.0

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Jeffrey Haywood 2014/08/31

5.0/5.0

Excellence!

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Hank Turner 2014/07/21

5.0/5.0

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Ivette Sheek 2014/04/25

5.0/5.0

Excellence !

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Liz Gaspari 2014/01/26

5.0/5.0

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Arun Bhattacharyya 2013/12/17

5.0/5.0

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Michael Ellis 2013/12/17

5.0/5.0

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Robert Cashmon 2013/12/15

5.0/5.0

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Vincent Sconzo 2013/11/20

5.0/5.0

Excellent in all respects

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Partner 2013/04/21

5.0/5.0

I chose 'sports law' because I couldn't find the proper description - he is an expert on steroids law throughout the world - he has written extensively on the subject, testified before congress and is respected by...

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Senior Associate 2013/04/05

5.0/5.0

One of the finest lawyers I have ever met. He is on the cutting edge of the law and one could not find a man of greater integrity.

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Senior Associate 2013/04/05

5.0/5.0

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Member 2011/11/28

4.8/5.0

Very professional, helped me get my life back together.

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Client 2019/07/09

4.8/5.0

I sought out the services of Mr.Gann after my son was accused of a crime and after one meeting I knew with his knowledge and professionalism that he and his law firm was right for us...I would like to thank Mr Gann...

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Client 2017/07/03

4.8/5.0

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Partner 2016/01/12

4.8/5.0

Great client advocate and very comfortable in the courtroom

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Partner 2015/05/07

3.8/5.0

Very good at criminal defense. Prior prosecutor

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Principal 2016/01/23

3.8/5.0

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Partner 2015/05/07

1.0/5.0

One word theives I went for a consultation and was quoted 2500 for a job that cost 750 nothing special about the case And I have the money but I would never never hire someone that would rip me off in such awful...

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CAMI Inc 2018/05/22

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