Attorney Conrad Adams

Attorney Conrad Adams has been honored as a Texas SuperLawyer every year from 2016 to 2022. Currently, he heads up several of Matthews & Associates’ pharmaceutical litigations. He also ran the firm’s Risperdal, Reglan and Accutane litigation teams. Mr. Adams has also handled medical device injury claims, product liability, and various other personal injury litigation, including cases resulting from automobile design defects and exposures to toxins. As an attorney, Conrad applies the same aggressive approach to the practice of law that earned him the privilege of representing the USA in the Olympic Games. He is licensed to practice law in Texas, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, and Colorado.

A Client’s Note: Oct. 2, 2020

Dear Mr. Adams, Just a note to express my appreciation for the manner in which you handled my case. You made every effort to obtain as much of a settlement as possible. I respect the manner in which you persistently approach the opponent very professionally and tactfully. You were successful in negotiating the maximum settlement. I appreciate your efforts and your professionalism. – Adolfo V. of Texas

U.S. Olympic Captain

Mr. Adams competed in the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain, as captain of the U.S. Pentathlon team. He was raised as an army brat in Colorado, Tennessee, Germany, and Virginia, where he attended Virginia Episcopal School for three years and graduated from Stafford High School. He attended N.C. State as a member of the Swimming and Diving team, then moved to Texas in 1989 to train for the Olympics.

Education, Experience

Conrad Adams received his undergraduate degree from Texas A & M University, majoring in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. He received his law degree from The University of Texas School of Law. Prior to law practice, Mr. Adams worked as a Big Pharma sales representative, experience which has given him valuable insight into Matthews & Associates’ extensive pharmaceutical litigation.

Practice Areas

  • Pharmaceutical Drugs
  • Federal Trial Practice
  • Multidistrict Litigation
  • State Trial Practice
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Property Damage
  • Wrongful Death
  • Asbestos
  • Chemicals & Cosmetics
  • Machinery & Tools
  • Medical Products & Devices
  • Recreational Products
  • Nursing Home Abuse

Litigation Percentage
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions
Texas, 2002
Minnesota, 2008
Pennsylvania, 2011

Colorado, 2018

The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas 2002 J.D.
Texas A & M University, 1997 B.S.

Conrad Adams

Professional Associations and Memberships

State Bar of Texas

State Bar of Colorado
Texas Trial Lawyers’ Association
American Association of Justice
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit



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