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Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 50%
  2. Medical Malpractice: 25%
  3. Employment & Labor: 25%

Attorney endorsements

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  • Kawania Brown James

    Donnell is a fantastic attorney. He is very intelligent, passionate and detail oriented. He takes a genuine interest in each of his cases and always goes the extra mile to serve his clients.


    Kawania James General Practice Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Todd N. Robinson

    Donnell is one of the most outstanding lawyers I have ever worked with. He is thoughtful, thorough, and very hard-working. I have no reservations about hiring or recommending Mr. Collins to any of my friends or family.


    Todd Robinson Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Hall Booth Smith, P.C.

191 Peachtree Street.
Suite 2900
Atlanta, GA, 30303

Hall Booth Smith PC

191 Peachtree Street Suite 2900
Atlanta, GA, 30303



ALAuthorized to practice law201210/16/2015
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199611/07/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100The National Black Lawyers Association2015
Top Rated Lawyer 2014 -- Medical Malpractice LawThe American Lawyer & Corporate Counsel2014
Top Lawyers of GeorgiaAtlanta Magazine2014
Top Georgia LawyersGeorgiaTrend Magazine2012
The Top Young Lawyers in GeorgiaGeorgia Super Lawyers2009
National TRIO Achievers AwardNCEOA1998
The Edward B. Williams AwardMorehouse College1993
Phi Beta KappaDelta of Georgia at Morehouse College1992
Top Ranking Junior in Banking & FinanceMorehouse College1992
AA State Basketball ChampionsClaxton High School1988
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Special Assistant to the Attorney GeneralOffice of the Attorney General2006 - Present
Partner and ShareholderHall Booth Smith, P.C.2002 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Alabama State BarMember2012 - Present
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMember2003 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1998 - 2002
Phi Delta Phi International Legal FraternityMember1996 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1996 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Morehouse CollegeBanking and FinanceBA - Bachelor of Arts1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The 70th Annual Workers' Compensation Educational ConferenceNavigating the line of co-employment and the difference between concurrent employment.2015