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"Martindale AV rated", “Florida Legal Elite” and “Super Lawyer” attorney Sean L. Collin chairs the Family Law Division at Lyons, Snyder & Collin, P.A.


Prior to founding Lyons, Snyder & Collin P.A., Mr. Collin was a lawyer at the largest minority owned law firm in the country. Mr. Collin’s practice consisted of Marital and Family Law matters, including but not limited to, divorce, child support, child custody, alimony,  paternity, modification actions, enforcement actions, and relocation actions.  In addition, Mr. Collin served as a Prosecutor in Broward County, Florida where he handled over 30 jury trials.


Since joining Lyons, Snyder & Collin, P.A., Mr. Collin has aggressively represented professionals and athletes alike in all types of family-related matters, including high net worth divorces.   As a father of two, Mr. Collin prides himself on his dedication, tenacity, commitment and perseverance to protect his clients’ rights in even the most contested of cases.


In 2011, Mr. Collin was recognized by Florida Trend magazine as “Florida Legal Elite“. This prestigious designation, selected by other lawyers in Broward County, is bestowed upon approximately 2% of all attorneys each year.


In 2012 and 2013, Mr. Collin received an “AV® Preeminent Rating” by Martindale Hubbell.  An AV® certification rating is the highest rating provided by Martindale-Hubbell – a testament to the fact that Mr. Collin’s peers rank Mr. Collin at the highest level of ethical standards and legal ability, based on legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience.


In 2011, 2013 and 2014 Mr. Collin was recognized by Super Lawyers magazine as a “Rising Star“.   This prestigious designation, as selected by independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations are awarded to less than 2.5% of all attorneys in Florida each year.


In 2014, Mr. Collin was selected by Lifestyle Magazine as a Finalist for its Leaders in Law: Family Law Attorney of the Year.


Practice areas


  1. Family: 90%
    14 years
  2. Commercial Real Estate: 10%
    14 years



Hourly ($300-375/hour), contingent (25-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

7 total 

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  • Craig Aron Collin

    I endorse this lawyer. He is an excellent family law and personal injury attorney. He is very knowledge and always willing to go the extra mile for his clients.


    Craig Collin Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Family member

  • Marc Philip Lyons

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Marc Lyons Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Lyons, Snyder & Collin, P.A.

1250 South Pine Island Road.
Suite 200
Plantation, FL, 33324


FLMember in Good Standing200306/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Rising StarFlorida Super Lawyers2014
Leaders in LawLifestyle Magazine2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Legal Elite Up & ComerFlorida Trend Magazine2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLyons, Snyder & Collin, PA2010 - 2012
AttorneyAdorno & Yoss LLP2004 - 2010
ProsecutorBroward County State Attorney's Office2003 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Nova Southeastern UniversityMentor2013 - Present
Jewish Federation of Broward CountyHorizon's Chair2012 - Present
Broward Legal AdvisorsN/AN/A
Weston Associate of Little League (W.A.L.L.)N/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern UniversityBusiness AdministrationMA - Masters2003
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of FloridaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Pro DadBeing a positive influence for your Child2012
Upbead Dad Community Forum SpeakerThe Impact of Divorce on the Family2011