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Adams, Casey

Casey Adams

Direct Fax: +1 212 849 7100
Washington, D.C.
Tel: +1 202 538 8000 Fax: +1 202 538 8100

Casey Adams is an associate in Quinn Emanuel’s Washington D.C. office.  He joined the firm in 2021. Casey previously worked as a law clerk for Judge Paul J. Kelly Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and Judge Edward R. Korman of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.  Before beginning his legal career, Casey worked as the Director of City Legislative Affairs for the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs (now the Department of Consumer and Worker Protection) while earning his law degree in Fordham’s evening program.

  • Fordham University School of Law 
    (J.D., summa cum laude, 2019)
    • Fordham Law School Prize
    • Dean's List
    • Evening Student of the Year
    • Fordham Law Review:
      • Associate Editor
  • McGill University 
    (B.A., History, 2013)
  • The State Bar of New York
  • District of Columbia Bar 
  • Spanish
  • Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award (Burton Award) 2019
  • Motel Blues: Inspecting Patel’s Impact on the Law of Administrative Searches, 51 N.M. L. Rev. 457 (2021)
  • A Compelling Case: Exploring the Law of Disclosures after NIFLA, 82 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 353 (2020)
  • Banishing the Ghost of Red Hannah: Proportionality, Originalism, and the Living Constitution in Delaware, 27 Widener L. Rev. 23 (2021)
  • Home Rules: The Case for Local Administrative Procedure, 87 Fordham L. Rev. 629 (2018)