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Bar Foundation selects Carl David Adams as Fellow
a Fellow is one of the highest honors bestowed upon a member
of the State Bar of Texas," says Chairman Otway B. Denny.
"Because Foundation bylaws limit the number of nominations
to one-third of one percent of Bar members, Fellows comprise
a distinguished group of legal professionals selected by their
peers for their service and commitment to the profession,"
be elected for this lifetime honor, attorneys must be nominated
from the districts in which they practice, be considered worthy
of membership by the Foundation's Trustees, and be willing to
pledge financial support to the Foundation's work.
Areas of Expertise
Adams has tried civil cases of numerous variety in both state and federal courts in Texas and other states. This includes cases involving personal injury,
professional negligence (including legal malpractice), fraud, contract and other forms of tort and
business litigation. He also handles civil appeals in state and federal case
Learn more about how Carl Adams can help you analyze your lawsuit.
Adams also handles state and federal appellate work along with assisting both plaintiffs and defendants on various phases of trial work.
Business Asset Protection
program to show small business owners how to protect their assets from
litigation and liability costs and learn how to make their business
David Adams can help you protect your Small Business and
Personal Assets. It's all about protecting your family's financial future.
Protection, Estate Planning and Management, Probate
the use of family trusts and partnership to protect your assets, to
the creation of cost saving wills and trusts to make probate free of
court control, Carl Adams' years of fiduciary duty and trust law experience
allow him to show you the ropes of owning and protecting your assets
and your estate.
(Illustration by Michael Witte)
Adams has been published many times and has been a featured speaker
'Tort' of Civil Conspiracy in Texas" is a featured lead article
at 54 Baylor Law Review 305.
Baylor Law School
graduate of the Baylor School of Law Class of August 1975, Carl David Adams is a seasoned specialist.
Board Certification in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of
Legal Specialization places him among an elite cadre within
the legal profession.
has achieved an "AV" rating
(the highest available) from Martindale Hubbell.
has represented clients in state and federal court cases of
fraud, abuse of trust, real estate, probate matters, legal and
other professional malpractice, contract and business disputes,
personal injury and tort litigation, at trial and in appellate
skill includes creating legal documents to protect, control,
transfer and manage assets with the minimal amount of risk and
costs. Those represented by Carl Adams may rest assured that
on their side is a man dedicated to providing shrewd analysis,
keen insight and honest judgment.
Adams is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the
Texas Board of Legal Specialization
What does Board Certified mean and why is it important to me?
To receive the designation of "Board Certified" an attorney
must meet a rigid set of criteria.
* One must have been licensed for at least five years with three of
those years in the specialty in which certification is sought.
* 25 - 50% of the attorney's practice must be within the specialty.
* The attorney must have handled a wide variety of cases in the field
to demonstrate substantial involvement.
* Continuing education in legal seminars is also required.
The two final criteria are:
* The approval of judges and colleagues in the field that the attorney
is worthy of certification and
* Passage of a written exam administered by the Texas Board of Legal