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Morgan Goodpasture Adams

Morgan Goodpasture Adams, American lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1989, Tennessee 1989, District of Columbia 1990, United States Court Military Appeals 1990, United States District Court (eastern district) Tennessee 1994, United States Court Veterans Appeals 1994, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1997. Bosch-Duisberg scholar Georgia State University College Law, Germany, 1989.

Background

  • Adams, Morgan Goodpasture was born on February 2, 1964 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of David Porterfield Junior and Elizabeth Devereux (Morgan) Spiegel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Bowdoin College, 1985. Juris Doctor, Georgia State University, 1989.

    Career

    • Litigation associate Luther Anderson Cleary & Ruth, Chattanooga, 1993-1995. Litigation partner Hatfield, Van Cleave, Akers & Adams, 1995-1997. Private practice, since 1997.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Georgia 1989, Tennessee 1989, District of Columbia 1990, United States Court Military Appeals 1990, United States District Court (eastern district) Tennessee 1994, United States Court Veterans Appeals 1994, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1997.

    Works

    • Contributing editor American Bar Association Family Law Literature newsletter, 1998-1999.

    Membership

    President Advantage Hunter, Hunter Museum, Chattanooga, 1994-1995. Vice-chairman Hamilton County Republican Party, Chattanooga, 1997-1999. Leadership Chattanooga Class of 1999.

    Senator Georgia State College Law. With United States Marine Corps, 1989-1993. Lieutenant colonel United States Marine Corps Reserve, retired, 2006.

    Member Tennessee Trial Lawyers Associate (board governors since 2002), Chattanooga Bar Association (chairman family law section 1999-2000), Chattanooga Trial Lawyers Association (pres, 2001), Million Dollar Advisory Forum, Army Navy Club. Pachyderm Club (president 1997-1998), Belhs Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Rugby, tennis, running.

    Connections

    • father: David Porterfield Spiegel Junior
    • mother: Elizabeth Devereux (Morgan) Spiegel
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    Born February 2, 1964
    (age 53)
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