Meet Our Attorneys




RALPH COLLINS joined the firm in 1989.  He specializes in estate planning.  Previously, Ralph practiced as a trial attorney for more than 20 years, having successfully tried many court, jury, and appellate cases.  He is a certified mediator, assisting parties in resolving their disputes. RALPH holds the AV Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating.



  • Wills & Trusts
  • Probate
  • Trust Administration
  • Trust Litigation
  • Mediation Services
  • Real Property Law
  • Contract Law



  • Pepperdine School of Law, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, “Mediating the Litigated Case”, 2019



  • The Importance of Wills & Trusts | Estate Planning | 2020 | Stifel Nicolaus
  • Gun Trusts | Trusts:  The Ultimate Guide | 2019 | NBI
  • Wills and Trusts – An Overview | 2018 Financial and Tax Planning Conference | 2018 | GSR Capital Mgt.
  • Trusts 101 | Trusts / Estate Planning | 2016 | NBI
  • Probate Administration | The Probate Process from Start to Finish | 2015 | NBI
  • Trusts 101* | Trusts / Estate Planning | 2014 | NBI

* Presentation & Publication



  • In re Daniel M. (1993) 16 Cal. App. 4th 878 [20 Cal. Rptr. 2d 291]



  • Brigham Young University, Bachelor of Arts, English, 1986
  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1989


  • State Bar of California, 1989
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, 1989
  • Shasta-Trinity Counties Bar Association
9.8Ralph Tallmadge Collins III

Are you interested in setting up a family trust, a living will,

an estate plan, or do you need mediation services?

If so, please contact our office so Ralph can help you today.

We'd love to hear from you!

Call us, email us, or request a return call.

Whichever you choose, know that you will always

get the same outstanding service every time.


TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT WITH RALPH or obtain information on how to do business with our firm, please call our office at (530) 241-1611 during normal business hours.  You may also choose to introduce yourself by email or request a return call by using our on-line contact form.  Our office staff will be happy to assist you with your request. Please expect return calls during normal business hours.

1265 Willis Street

Redding, California 96001

Monday - Friday | 8:30am - 5:00pm

Phone: 530-241-1611 | Fax: 530-364-1645

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