Criminal Defense Attorney Jesse Adams


Attorney Jesse Adams, a native of Pioneer Valley, MA graduated Cum Laude from the University of Massachusetts and received his law degree from the Western New England College School of Law in 2007. Shortly after passing the bar, Jesse began his private law practice. Over the last decade, he has provided effective and reliable legal counsel for clients in Hampshire County and throughout Western Massachusetts in the areas of criminal defense and personal injury claims.

In addition to his role as a trusted local attorney, Jesse has a history of civic engagement within the community. He served four two-year terms as an at-large city councilor of the Northampton City Council and was the first person elected to the Council’s vice-presidency. In May 2016, he resigned from his position to focus solely on his law practice.


ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPScriminallawyerdenver
Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA)
Hampshire County Bar Association President-Elect
National College for DUI Defense (NCDD)
Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


Jesse Adams has devoted his career to protecting the rights of individuals facing criminal charges. He has never prosecuted, only defended the accused. His commitment to providing the best possible defense has never wavered — regardless of the alleged offense. He believes that every underdog needs someone willing to fight on their behalf. When Jesse takes on your case, you can expect nothing less than zealous, persuasive legal representation.

Jesse has earned the respect and admiration of his peers in the legal community and was recently named an “up and coming lawyer” by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. His stellar reputation among local judges, prosecutors, court officers and probation enables him to achieve favorable outcomes for clients.



Jesse is passionate about helping individuals and families pursue justice and maximum compensation for an injury or loss of a loved one. He genuinely cares about helping clients recover financially, emotionally and physically. He does not believe in a “cookie cutter” approach to personal injury law and will develop a strategy that fits your specific situation. Jesse prides himself on being accessible to clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Without hesitation, he will come to you whether at home, in the hospital, or elsewhere.