Jill Collins



Jill Collins is a partner in the Albuquerque office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Insurance Coverage, Bad Faith Litigation, and General Liability Practices. She handles insurance coverage related matters, including bad faith, and general liability cases involving property damage, personal injury and wrongful death. She has defended insurers in a wide variety of complex, large exposure lawsuits brought by policy holders and third parties. Ms. Collins practices in state and federal court and participates in all stages of litigation including motion practice, discovery, mediations, arbitrations and bench and jury trials.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Insurance Coverage
  • Bad Faith Litigation
  • General Liability
  • COVID-19: Insurance Coverage


New Mexico

U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico

U.S Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit


  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico

Awards & Honors

  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law Pro Bono Honors Program
  • Witkin Award for Academic Excellence in Legal Writing


Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California

Juris Doctor

University of California, Santa Cruz

Bachelor of Arts