Collin S. Wise concentrates his practice in civil litigation, with a wide range of cases involving oil and gas litigation, personal injury and wrongful death litigation, and business litigation. Mr. Wise has also served a wide range of clients in litigation, ranging from multi-national corporations and Ohio oil and gas producers to Ohio individuals and small businesses.
Mr. Wise has been recognized as an Ohio Rising Star for 2018 and 2019 by Super Lawyers® Rating Service. Rising Stars are Ohio’s best attorneys who are 40 or under or who have been practicing for 10 years or less.
Mr. Wise was selected as a 2019 ystark! Twenty under 40! award winner. Twenty under 40! awards recognize Stark County’s younger leaders who have demonstrated dynamic leadership and social responsibility. These are the people who are committed to making a difference in our community.
Mr. Wise has received a rating of 10.0 – Top Attorney from the Avvo.com® Lawyer Rating Service.
Education and Training
Mr. Wise graduated cum laude from the University of Akron School of Law in May 2012 and was admitted to the Ohio Bar in 2012. He was admitted to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio in 2013 and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio in 2020. During law school, Mr. Wise was a member of the nationally acclaimed University of Akron Mock Trial Team, served as a law clerk for the Honorable Lee Sinclair of the Stark County Court of Common Pleas and for the City of Canton Law Department.
Prior to law school, Mr. Wise worked both for a non-profit advocacy organization in Washington, D.C. and on staff with a presidential campaign. Mr. Wise graduated from Baylor University with a B.A. degree in political science and also completed coursework at BI Norwegian Business School.
Co-chair of the Stark County Bar Association Young Lawyers’ Committee
Member of the American Bar Association
Member of the Ohio Bar Association
Member of the Stark County Bar Association
Member of the Ohio Association for Justice
Member of the Stark County Association for Justice
Member of the Stark County Bar Association Community Involvement Committee
Recognition & Awards
- Recognized among Ohio’s “Rising Star” attorneys by Super Lawyers Magazine for 2018, 2019, and 2020.
- 10.0 Top Attorney Rating by Avvo.com.
- Recognized as one of Stark County’s Top Twenty Under Forty Young Professionals for 2019 by the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, ystark!, and the Canton Repository.