Boyd Franklin Collier, Sr.

Boyd Franklin Collier, Sr. Boyd, Sr. has been working in the legal field for the last 52 years. He practiced as a trial attorney with the Allen Law Firm for 30 years. After retiring from the Allen Law Firm in 2004, Boyd decided to join his son, and they formed The Law Office of Collier and Collier, P.C. Boyd has worked with many community organizations, such as Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Richmond Community Action Program and with the Crestview Elementary School in various mentoring programs. Boyd believes to best represent your community you must volunteer within your community.

Boyd has volunteered in the University of Richmond Law School Mentor Program, taught an NITA Trial Practice Course and was on the Law Alumni Board at the University Of Richmond School Of Law. Boyd also participated as a judge during Moot Court Competitions at Regent Law School, in Virginia Beach.

Boyd had a very successful career as a trial attorney at Allen, Allen, Allen and Allen. He brings his clients a wealth of experience and excellent service.

Education

1961 Bachelor of Arts: Political Science
Wake Forest University
Winston- Salem, North Carolina
Worked my way through

1964 Juris Doctor
University of Richmond School of Law
Richmond, Virginia
Magister (President) Phi Delta Phi
Legal Fraternity
Worked My Way Through

Military

1957-1963 U.S. Army Reserve (Infantry)

Experience

1964-1969 Deputy Clerk, Hustings Court, Richmond, Virginia
1969-1973 Director. Virginia Retirement System
1973 through December 31 2003 Trial Attorney, Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen
Richmond, Virginia, shareholder since 1989
1993 through January 31, 2003 ANLIR, Board Member and Chairman
American Nation Lawyers Insurance Reciprocal
1993 through January 31, 2003 Board Member, Lawyers Management Corporation
Attorney- In- Fact for ANLIR
Av Rating in Martindale- Hubbell An independent international rating service which rates lawyers’ ability and ethical standards. AV is the highest rating available in both areas.
1997-2007 Substitute Judge, General District Court
Appointed in 13th Judicial District
January 1, 2004 through Present Trial Attorney, Collier and Collier Richmond, Virginia

Professional Affiliations

Virginia State Bar, Council Member 1988- 1994; 2000-2006

Virginia Bar Association

Richmond Bar Association Executive Committee 1984-1986; 2002-2003

Richmond Trial Lawyers Association, Past President, 1981

Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Virginia Trial Lawyers of Association

American Bar Association

Virginia Trial Lawyers Associations

Middle Peninsula Bar Association

Faculty, National College of Advocacy, 1983-1985

Central Virginia Legal Aid Society and Metropolitan Richmond Legal Aid

Board Member and Past President, 1977 through 1987

Legal Service Corporation of Virginia, Board Member, 1985-1989

Richmond Community Action Program, Board Member,, 1981 through 1989

Richmond Community Foundation/Established the Boyd and Sandra Collier Fund to assist Charities in Mathews County, Virginia

West Richmond Rotary Club, Paul Harris Fellow

Volunteer Work, Crestview Elementary School (Various Mentoring Programs)

Master of the Bench, American Inn of Court, John Marshall Inn (Richmond Chapter)

Charter Member

Rector’s Club, University of Richmond