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Thomas M. Collins

Thomas M. Collins, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

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Thomas M. Collins
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Phone: (319) 365-9461
Fax: (319) 365-8443

About Thomas M. Collins

Tom Collins who is now retired, was a U. S. Navy veteran, completed Iowa Law School in 1952 and immediately joined Elliott, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll. Tom served as President of the firm from 1958-1990, and and Chairman of the Board from 1991-1998. Tom is known for his legal work in tax and business law.


  • University of Iowa, B.A. Political Science (1950)
  • University of Iowa, J.D. (1952)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association (American Bar Foundation–Fellow)
  • Iowa State Bar Association (Iowa State Bar Foundation–Fellow)
  • Linn County Bar Association (Past President)
  • Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers

Awards and Recognitions

  • Martindale-Hubbell, Inc. Rating “AV”
  • University of Iowa College of Law (Distinguished Service Award Recipient-1998)
  • Jewish National Fund (Tree of Life Award-1994)

Community and Personal

  • St. Luke’s Hospital (Past Chairman)
  • Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce (Past President)
  • Mt. Mercy College (Trustee)
  • 2001 Development Company (Past Chairman)
  • Life Investors, Inc. (Past Chairman)
  • Jewish National Fund
  • State of Iowa Board of Regents (1993-1996)
  • Iowa Law School Foundation Board

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