Federal Judicial Service:
U.S.District Court, Northern District of Ohio - Judge Adams was nominated by President George W. Bush in January of 2003 to a seat vacated by the Honorable Sam H. Bell. He was confirmed by the Senate on February 10, 2003 and he received his commission on February 12, 2003.
Bowling Green State University, B.S. 1978
University of Akron School of Law, J.D. 1983
Private Practice - Akron, Ohio: 1983-1999
Assistant Prosecuting Attorney - Summit County, Ohio: 1986-1989
Judge, Court of Common Pleas - Summit County, Ohio: 1999-2003