Victoria Collins

Victoria Collins

Collins Law Office
  • Family Law, Divorce, Consumer Law...
  • Texas
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Victoria Collins pursued a legal career later in life. She is a mother and grandmother. While raising her children, she attended college on a part time basis until she earned her Bachelor's degree. Once her children were grown, Vicky left home in Fort Worth for three years to attend law school in Houston; finally realizing a life-long dream to serve others through the practice of law. Perseverance through difficult financial and personal
adversity motivates Victoria's compassion toward her clients and her ambition to aggressively advocate on their behalf.

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Consumer Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI & DWI
  • Criminal Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Collins Law Office
- Current
Intern
Harris County District Attorney
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Special Victims Bureau, Child Abuse Division
Student
Randal O Sorrell Clinic, South Texas College of Law
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Education
South Texas College of Law
J.D. (2017) | Law
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Honors: Pro Bono Honors Program P&E Public Service Scholarship
Activities: American Bar Association Tarrant County Bar Association Family Law Section / State Bar of Texas
Professional Associations
State Bar of Texas # 24100433
Member
Current
Tarrant County Bar Association Legal Line
Member
- Current
Activities: Member
Certifications
Certified Mediator
State of Texas
Certified Court-Appointed Guardianship Representative
Texas
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Legal Answers
27 Questions Answered

Q. I’ve been divorced for 3 years. In the decree my ex was to pay me a property settlement over 5 years. He has been
A: The answer depends on what the settlement was for. Was it for division of property? Did you have out of pocket expenses your ex had to repay? I agree with first attorneys answer. Consult a tax attorney or CPA. Too many unknown details to answer.
Q. I need divorce can’t find husband been separated 9 years
A: You can file uncontested divorce with a publication of service, but only after you have exhausted good-faith attempts to locate him. You didn’t say if there are children of the marriage, but if there are this is an issue that would need to be addressed in your petition as well.
Q. Have been divorced for 2 yrs. Decree says Divorce with no children. Ex now says a child is mine and wants child support.
A: I agree with previous attorney; you should seek advice from a family law attorney. It would be in your interest to seek a DNA paternity test to establish fatherhood, then go from there.
Q. Emergency, Divorce in Tarrant County
A: Your wife can obtain a divorce, but you must be served with the petition and given approximately 20 days to answer, presenting your concerns . You will need representation in the county your wife files in.
Q. What legal rights being a grandmother do I have of getting report custody
A: In Texas, grandparents rights are limited. As long as the child’s parents are capable and willing to care for the child, grandparents have no standing to gain conservatorship.
Q. If a police officer pull a muscle in your arm doing arrest can you sue him and the police department
A: No
Q. Could my girl-friends parents call the police on me for hanging out with her at school?
A: Yes, a person has a right to call the police anytime he/she has a concern regarding themselves or someone else. Also, if “hanging out” included sexual conduct you may be charged with statutory sexual assault of a minor
Q. Can I take my son without legal repercussion?
A: The answer to your question depends on who has the right to establish child’s principal residence.
Q. Can a 16 year old boy get arrested for getting a 14 year old girl pregnant?
A: Yes. You can be charged with and arrested for statutory rape. Since you are 16 years old, you will automatically be charged as an adult.
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Collins Law Office
5430 River Oaks Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 76114
USA
Telephone: (817) 349-0789