Jason J. Adams, Sr. was born and raised in New Jersey, but has called Atlanta his home since 2000. Jason holds bachelor’s degrees in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and Social Studies Education from Kennesaw State University. A former middle school teacher, in 2008, he ran for the Georgia House of Representatives.
Jason attended Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, graduating in the top 15% of his class in 2013. In 2014, Jason began five years of working as either a court appointed attorney or public defender in Henry, Fulton, and Chatham Counties. Between 2015 and 2018, he was the sole public defender in the busiest State Court in the largest county in Georgia. Jason’s knowledge of the Georgia Traffic Code combined with his experience as a trial attorney make him a zealous advocate for those who have been injured through no fault of their own.
Jason currently resides in DeKalb County with his wife and two sons. Jason is a die-hard Atlanta United fan and helps incorporate the non-profit supporters group Terminus Legion.