Capell & Howard P.C. is pleased to welcome Attorney Jerusha T. Adams to the firm as a shareholder. Adams received her B.A., cum laude from Western Michigan University and her J.D. from The Emory School of Law in May of 2000. Adams’s practice includes primarily employment and labor relations, litigation and appeals. She previously worked as an Assistant United States Attorney and as Senior Litigation Counsel for the United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Alabama in both the Civil and Criminal Divisions. Adams has extensive federal court experience as she is a former staff attorney for Circuit Judge Joel F. Dubina of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, former career law clerk for Chief United States District Judge W. Keith Watkins for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, former law clerk for former United States District Judge Mark E. Fuller for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, and former law clerk for retired United States Magistrate Judge Vanzetta P. McPherson for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama. Adams was admitted to the Florida State Bar in 2000, and the Alabama State Bar in 2002. She is married to Willie J. Adams Jr. who works as a Fire and Aviation Specialist with the National Parks Service.
Pictured left to right at the recent Montgomery Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Meeting: Bobby Rives, Hank Hutchinson, Sarah Johnston, Jimmy Walter, Barbara Wells, Bill Coleman, Blake Brookshire, Jerusha Adams, and Courtney Williams