Rory Collins represents clients in complex commercial disputes and other business litigation matters. As a former federal law clerk, he brings firsthand knowledge of the judicial system to work for clients.

Past Experience

During law school, Rory served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Ann D. Montgomery, United States District Judge for the District of Minnesota, and as a law clerk in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California.


Bar Admissions

New York

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota


U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, Hon. Lorna G. Schofield, 2016-2017
U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, Hon. Ann D. Montgomery, 2016-2016


University of California, Berkeley, School of Law
J.D. Order of the Coif, Supervising Editor of California Law Review (2015)

Carleton College
B.A. summa cum laude, Phi Beta kappa (2010)

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Federal Bar Association — Minnesota Chapter

Civic Activities

  • Carleton College — Alumni Annual Fund, Class Agent
  • City Stay – Board Member, 2012-16


  • Faegre Baker Daniels — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2015-16
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