R. Jeremy Adamson is a Partner in Kunzler, PC's litigation group and works from the firm's Salt Lake City and San Diego offices. Mr. Adamson serves as a managing partner at Kunzler, PC. He represents clients in a wide variety of disputes, beginning in their earliest stages and through trial. He has significant experience in protecting his clients' interests in commercial disputes, which often include claims of breach of fiduciary duties, fraud, and breach of contract. Mr. Adamson also has extensive experience representing his clients in employment related disputes, intellectual property and trade secret disputes, and in government regulatory actions including cases brought by the Federal Trade Commission and Securities and Exchange Commission.
Mr. Adamson's experience includes successfully defending his clients against various claims of discrimination, wrongful termination, breaches of employment agreements, and wage claims. Mr. Adamson devotes a significant portion of his practice to helping his clients avoid litigation through advising them on how to comply with both federal and state employment laws. Mr. Adamson has represented numerous companies, directors, officers, members, and managers in relation to the defense and pursuit of claims of breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and breach of contract.
Mr. Adamson has defended individuals and entities against Federal Trade Commission claims of violations of the Federal Trade Commission Act and the Telemarketing and Consumer Fraud and Abuse Prevention Act and has successfully negotiated resolutions of those claims on behalf of his clients. He also has experience defending clients against Securities and Exchange Commission claims of violations of the Securities Act.
Mr. Adamson has significant experience in pursuing, and defending against, claims of patent, trademark, and copyright infringement. His experience extends to proceedings both in federal court and before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.
Mr. Adamson started his career as a litigation associate for the law firm of Sullivan & Cromwell in Palo Alto, California. Prior to joining Kunzler, PC, Mr. Adamson worked as in-house counsel for a large mortgage servicing company where he managed the defense and pursuit of hundreds of litigations nationwide. Mr. Adamson's experience as in-house counsel has given him a clear understanding of the challenges his clients address when faced with litigation and the steps that can be taken to reduce those difficulties. Given his experience managing litigation for a mortgage servicer, Mr. Adamson has successfully handled a number of real estate and consumer finance related litigations including title disputes and judicial foreclosure actions.
Mr. Adamson has been recognized in the 2013 edition of Utah Business magazine as one of Utah's Legal Elite "Up & Coming" lawyers in the area of civil litigation. He has also been recognized as a Mountain States Super Lawyer in 2013 through 2016.
California and Utah
Federal Bar Association Member, American Bar Association Member