Christopher T. Adams
Top rated family law attorney in Lawrenceville, GeorgiaChristopher T. Adams, P.C.
Practice Areas: Family law, Criminal defense, General litigation; view more
Licensed in Georgia since: 1992
Education: University of Georgia School of Law
Christopher T. Adams, P.C.125 1/2 Perry Street
Lawrenceville, GA 30045 Visit website
The founder of his eponymous law firm, Christopher T. Adams has extensive experience in a variety of practice areas, including criminal defense, family law, and personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Located in Lawrenceville, Georgia, he represents clients throughout Gwinnett County and other parts of the greater Atlanta metropolitan area. Admitted to practice before all Georgia state courts, Mr. Adams is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and before the United States Tax Court.
In his criminal defense practice, Mr. Adams assists people who have been accused by the state or federal government with having committed misdemeanors or felonies, and he handles delinquency and other juvenile offenses as well. The types of cases that he has handled have included driving under the influence of alcohol, domestic violence, reckless driving, burglary, shoplifting, white collar crimes such as fraud and embezzlement, assault, and drug possession and distribution. Mr. Adams has been able to obtain dismissals or acquittals for many of his clients, and he has also negotiated favorable plea agreements with the prosecution.
The types of personal injury and wrongful death cases that Mr. Adams has worked on have arisen out of incidents involving truck and other motor vehicle crashes, workplace accidents, medical malpractice, premises liability, and auto-pedestrian accidents, and he has seen his clients receive significant compensation for their losses through jury awards and negotiated settlements. His family law experience has encompassed divorce, the modification of existing spousal and child support court orders, adoptions, and paternity establishment and disputes. Mr. Adams is a 1998 recipient of a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Georgia and a 1992 recipient of a Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia School of Law.
Practice areasFamily law, Criminal defense, General litigation, Personal injury - general: plaintiff
- 20% Family law
- 30% Criminal defense
- 30% General litigation
- 20% Personal injury - general: plaintiff
First Admitted: 1992, Georgia
Professional Webpage: https://www.bigdawglaw.com/Attorney/
- Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
- Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member
- Gwinnett County Bar Association, Member
- Atlanta Bar Association, Member
- U.S. Tax Court, 1993
- Georgia, 1992
- U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1992
- University of Georgia, B.B.A., Major: Business, 1988
Office location for Christopher T. Adams
125 1/2 Perry Street
Lawrenceville, GA 30045
- Super Lawyers: 2022 - 2023
- Rising Stars: 2006