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Scott C. Adams

Scott C. Adams


Civil Trial Law and Criminal Defense Lawyer
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LaBar Adams
Orlando, FL

About Scott C. Adams

Attorney Biography

Mr. Adams received his Juris Doctorate from the Shepard Broad Law Center, Nova Southeastern University, graduating in the top 5% of his class. In law school, Mr. Adams was a member of Law Review, as well as, the Chief Advocate for the Moot Court Honor Society. He attended law school as a Dean Fellow Scholarship recipient. While in law school, Mr. Adams received the "Book Award" (highest grade) in Corporations, Tax, and Appellate Practice. Prior to seeking higher education, Mr. Adams served in the United States Army and the New Jersey Army National Guard. He is a veteran of the Persian Gulf War, where he received a Commendation for Valor for Action in Combat. He ended his military career at the rank of Sergeant. Following law school, Mr. Adams was awarded a prestigious Judicial Law Clerk position with the Honorable Melanie May of Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeals. Since completing his Judicial Clerkship, Mr. Adams has focused his practice exclusively on employment and personal injury litigation. His experience includes cases involving discrimination, retaliation, harassment, hostile work environment, disability claims, unpaid overtime, unpaid minimum wage, unpaid wages, tip-pool violations, Family Medical Leave Act, COBRA claims, negligence claims, slip and fall, premise liability, automobile accidents and appellate practice. Mr. Adams has successfully represented hundreds of employees seeking damages from their employers in both Federal and State court. He has successfully tried numerous cases, including claims of discrimination, unpaid overtime (Fair Labor Standards Act), and unpaid wages. Mr. Adams is licensed to represent clients in all Florida State Courts, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Mr. Adams is a founding partner of LaBar | Adam.


Practice Areas

 
Civil Trial Law (33%)
 
Criminal Defense (23%)
 
Personal Injury (22%)
 
Employment Law (22%)

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Résumé - Scott C. Adams

Bar Licenses

Florida State Bar
Florida
Member in Good Standing
2002

Work Experience

LaBar Adams
LaBar & Adams, P.A. - Partner
2007

Pantas Law Firm - Trial Attorney
20052007

Florida Fourth District Court Of Appeal - Judicial Law Clerk
20022003

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Education

Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova Southeastern University
Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova Southeastern University
Juris Doctor
2002

Kean College of New Jersey
BA - Bachelor of Arts
1999

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Associations

National Employment Lawyers Association
Member
National Employment Lawyers Association

Florida Justice Association
Soaring EAGLE
Florida Justice Association

Member
Florida Bar Wage and Hour Subcommittee
2016

Member
Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association
2013

Member
Florida Bar, Labor and Employment Law Section
2008

Member
Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section
2008

Member
Orange County Bar Association
2006

Member
Nova Law Review
20002002

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Awards & Recognitions

The National Advocates
Top 100 Lawyers
2017

AV Preeminent Rated
Martindale-Hubbell
2016

Top Attorney - Employment
AVVO
2015

Client's Choice - Employment
AVVO
2015

Top Attorney - Employment
AVVO
2015

Client's Choice - Personal Injury
AVVO
2015

Top Attorney - Employment
AVVO
2014

Pro Bono Award
Florida Bar
2013

Graduated in the top 5% of his class
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center
2002

Nova Southeastern Univerisyt- Shepard Broad Law Center
2001

Law Review
Nova Southeastern University- Shepard Broad Law Center
2000

Dean Fellow Scholarship
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center
1999

Valorous Unit Award for Actions in Combat
United States Army
1990

Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center

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Federal Court Admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

U.S. District Court - Middle District of Florida

U.S. District Court - Northern District of Florida

U.S. District Court - Southern District of Florida

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Scott C. Adams
LaBar Adams
2300 East Concord St
Orlando, FL 32803
www.labaradams.com
Office: 407-835-8968
Fax: 407-835-8969

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Florida Justice Association -

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