Matt Adams is a partner at Fox Rothschild; he is national co-chair of the firm’s white-collar criminal defense and regulatory compliance practice group. He earned an undergraduate degree from Rutgers and his law degree from Seton Hall. Adams is a vice president of the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey and a trustee with the Essex County Bar Association.
His family has a history of public service. His grandfather was the mayor of Neptune City for more than three decades, and part of his family’s oral history is descendancy from two Presidents: John Adams, the second U.S. President and one of the nation’s founding fathers, and his son, John Quincy Adams.