Rachel A. Kitze Collins



Environmental Law
Business Litigation
Antitrust Law
Employment Law


University of Minnesota Law School, 2014
summa cum laude, Order of the Coif
St. Olaf College, 2011
summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions:

2014, Minnesota

Court Admissions:

U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota


Rachel Kitze Collins practices in the firm’s environmental, business, employment, and antitrust groups. Ms. Kitze Collins currently serves as Co-Vice-President of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Chapter of the American Constitution Society and as a Council Member of the Minnesota State Bar Association’s Environmental, Natural Resources and Energy Law Section. Ms. Kitze Collins was recognized as a 2016 “North Star Lawyer” by the Minnesota State Bar Association in recognition of her pro bono work.

Ms. Kitze Collins is a 2014 summa cum laude graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School, where she was a member of the Order of the Coif. While in law school, Ms. Kitze Collins served as a Note and Comment Editor for the Minnesota Law Review and a Clinic Director for the Environmental Sustainability Clinic.

Ms. Kitze Collins clerked for the Honorable James B. Loken of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit before joining Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.

  • Vice-President, American Constitution Society for Law and Policy
  • Council Member, Minnesota State Bar Association’s Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law Section
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Named a Minnesota Rising Star in 2017 and 2018 by Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business.
  • Named a North Star Lawyer by the Minnesota State Bar Association for 2016 in recognition of pro bono work.

LGN Attorneys Leading the Bar

LGN Attorneys Elizabeth Odette, Kate Baxter-Kauf, Rachel Kitze Collins, Kristen Marttila, and Arielle Wagner attended the FBA Minnesota Chapter Federal [...]