Joshua Adams

Attorney Joshua B. Adams

Joshua B. Adams, a Chicago-based attorney, has been practicing criminal law for over ten years. Mr. Adams works closely with his clients to provide them with an aggressive, effective plan of action for a successful legal defense. Mr. Adams is licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois, federal District Courts for the Northern District of Illinois, Central District of Illinois, Southern DIstrict of Illinois, Northern District of Ohio, Southern DIstrict of Ohio, Western District of Virginia, as well as appeals all over the country, including the 8th, 7th and 6th Circuits. Mr. Adams has successfully represented clients in a variety of criminal cases from state and federal drug and gun charges to fraud and racketeering charges. In addition, Mr. Adams handles pre-trial matters such as grand jury subpoenas and pre-indictment negotiations.

Mr. Adams attended The John Marshall Law School where he earned his J.D. in 2004. After being  admitted to the Illinois state bar, Mr. Adams was a Judicial Law Clerk to an Article III judge in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Mr. Adams is also a member of The John Marshall Law School’s Alumni Mentor Program where he is a mentor to current law students.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

  • S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

  • S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois

  • S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois

  • S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

  • S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

  • S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia

Education

  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL 2004

    • J.D.

Professional Memberships

  • Chicago Bar Association

  • Illinois State Bar Association

  • American Bar Association

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys