Established Local Attorney John Marshall Collins Becomes Of Counsel to Hoge Fenton

By Hoge Fenton | 07.20.2017 | News Releases

We are pleased to announce that venerated real estate and business attorney John Marshall Collins has become affiliated with Hoge Fenton. With 45 years of legal experience, John is well known and respected in the Silicon Valley legal community, and is a past president of the Santa Clara County Bar Association.

John will continue to offer full service representation in real estate matters to owners, sellers, buyers, developers, landlords, tenants, brokers, and others, including property management, lease terminations, sales and litigation. John also represents individuals in estate and personal planning matters, and advises businesses and commercial enterprises in formation, purchase/sale, operations, and dissolutions. John is well known for expertise in handling real estate matters for charter schools. He is an adjunct professor at the Santa Clara University School of law and earned both his B.A. and J.D. at the University of California at Los Angeles. Although he will maintain his solo law practice, John Marshall Collins, P.C., his firm will be Of Counsel to Hoge Fenton.

“I feel privileged to associate with Hoge Fenton as Of Counsel,” commented John. “Hoge Fenton has set the standard for professional skill and ethical/civil behavior for my entire tenure here in San Jose. They anchor our local professional community, and I am honored to be affiliated with the firm. I am looking forward to working together with a set of great lawyers to serve our clients.”

“John is an accomplished and experienced real estate and business attorney. We are incredibly happy to have him join Hoge Fenton,” said Daniel W. Ballesteros, Managing Shareholder of the firm. “His skill set, client service, and commitment to our community perfectly support Hoge Fenton’s drive for excellence.”

Hoge Fenton is a multi-service law firm headquartered in Silicon Valley, with highly focused practitioners who can meet most of its clients’ ongoing needs. As a member of Mackrell International, a premier network of independent law firms in 60 countries, the firm’s reach extends around the world. Mackrell International has been named a Top Ranked Chambers Global Leading Law Firm Network. More information: and

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