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Edmund J. Adams


Current Position

Frost Brown Todd LLC
Cincinnati, OH 45202-4182

Class: XI (2000)Circuit: Sixth


Xavier University, A.B. (1960)
University of Notre Dame, JD, LL.B. (1963)
Admitted to Ohio Bar (1963)

Professional Career

Retired, Frost Brown Todd LLC (formerly Frost & Jacobs LLP) (2000-2003)
Visiting Professor, Comparison of American and Slovenian Business Bankruptcy Laws, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia (2019)
Visiting Professor, Comparison of American and Polish Business Bankruptcy Laws, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland (2014)
Faculty, Center for International Legal Studies, Salzburg, Austria, Senior Lawyers Program (2013)
Visiting Professor, Comparison of American and Latvian Business Bankruptcy Laws, Turiba School of Business, Riga, Latvia (2012)
Visiting Professor, Business Bankruptcy Reorganizations, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic (2010)
Visiting Professor, Comparison of American, Czech and Hungarian Business Bankruptcy Laws, Eötvös Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary (2009)
Visiting Professor, Comparison of American and Czech Business Bankruptcy Laws, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic (2008)
Visiting Professor, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Novosibirsk State University, Siberia, Russia (2007)
Tournament Counsel, Western & Southern Tennis Masters Tournament (2003-05)
Partner, Frost & Jacobs LLP (1971-00)
Associate, Frost & Jacobs LLP (1970-71)
Associate, Paxton & Seasongood (1965-70)
Adjunct Professor, Secured Transactions, University of Cincinnati College of Law (1975)


American Bar Association
Ohio State Bar Association, Former Chair of Banking, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Committee
Cincinnati Bar Association


American College of Bankruptcy, Fellow (2000)
Cincinnati Bar Association, Volunteer Lawyer of the Year (for bankruptcy related services) (1998)
Listed in Best Lawyers in America (2005-06)
Top 100 Cincinnati SuperLawyers (2005),
Greater Cincinnati Notre Dame Club (for Professional and Community Service), Award of the Year (2004)
College of Mount St. Joseph, Honorary Degree, Doctor of Humane Letters (2006)