Barbara R. Adams, a partner with Adams | Nye | Becht | LLP, has completed jury trials in the Bay Area related to discrimination, wrongful termination and harassment. For the over the last 5 years she has been chosen as a Northern California Super Lawyer by fellow attorneys, acknowledging her as one of the top lawyers in the region.
Her track record is outstanding. She has been involved in helping to develop complex litigation rules for both the Superior and Federal Courts. As a legal expert in appellate law, she has filed numerous appeals, writs and petitions in both California and Federal Courts
One of her largest awards for a client involved a case that went to trial for a wrongful termination and discrimination case. The result was a win for her client of more than $1.8 million.
Barbara received her B.A. in Political Science from California State University at Fullerton and her J.D. from the University of Santa Clara School of Law. She is admitted to practice in California, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. District Court for the Northern, Central and Eastern Districts of California.
Joined Firm 1993
California Bar Admission California 1981
Santa Clara University School of Law (Santa Clara, California)
California State University, Fullerton, (Fullerton, California)