About Attorney Dan Adams

Prior to entering private practice, D. “Dan” Morgan Adams worked as an Assistant District Attorney for the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office.  In that role Attorney Adams was responsible for prosecuting hundreds of violent criminals.

Attorney Adams also served as a Deputy District Attorney in Carson City, Nevada, where he prosecuted scores of drunk driving, theft, burglary, fraud, narcotics, child abuse, property, gaming, and complex white collar offenses.

As a prosecutor, Attorney Adams tried 26 cases before juries and over 50 cases to the bench, obtaining convictions in most cases.  Attorney Adams developed a reputation as being tough, diligent, and thoughtful. 

Attorney Adams has lectured at police academies in Northern Nevada teaching criminal justice and constitutional concepts to future police officers.

In private practice, Attorney Adams uses his vast experience in the criminal law to help high-integrity individuals deal with the criminal justice system.

Education

  • The Colorado College, B.A.
  • University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D.

Memberships

  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • State Bar of Nevada
  • Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers