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Emily M. Adams


Emily Adams focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation with an emphasis on products liability, healthcare litigation, and matters involving regulatory compliance. Emily’s corporate defense experience ranges from single plaintiff matters to large scale multidistrict litigations.

In addition to her corporate defense practice, Emily provides pro bono legal services through multiple non-profit organizations serving individuals in need throughout the greater Atlanta area.


Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University, B.A., 2011

Emory University School of Law, J.D., 2015

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Court of Appeals of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia

Representative Experience

Represented medical device and pharmaceutical device manufacturers in single plaintiff and consolidated actions in state and federal courts.

Represented financial institutions, Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies in state and federal courts including class actions, arbitrations, and regulatory enforcement actions.

Awards & Recognitions

Kessler-Eidson Trial Advocacy Award and Scholarship

Professional & Community Activities

Truancy Intervention Project, GA (“TIP”), Pro bono attorney

Kids in Need of Defense (“KIND”), Pro bono attorney

Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation (“AVLF”), Pro bono attorney

Emory Law Mock Trial Society, Alumni coach

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