233 S. Pleasant Grove Blvd., Ste 202
Pleasant Grove, Utah 84062
M. Reed Adams graduated from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in 1986. Mr. Adams was then admitted to the Utah State Bar and began practicing in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Mr. Adams initially focused his practice on real estate issues, building upon his prior work experience at a local real estate title company. Over the next few years, Mr. Adams was asked to assist other attorneys and law firms with their complex litigation, including real estate fraud, racketeering, product liability, and wrongful death cases in both state and federal courts. In 1991, Mr. Adams joined a Utah County firm, while continuing his collaborative work with other attorneys and firms, including the predecessor firm to Hansen Merrill Merritt, on complex litigation matters. Mr. Adams formally joined Hansen Merrill Merritt in 2012.
Mr. Adams maintains a litigation practice which includes insurance disputes, wrongful death, personal injury, product liability, contracts, business litigation, municipal law, whistleblower claims, Federal Qui Tam (False Claims Act) actions, employment disputes, collections and other litigation matters.
Mr. Adams, recognizing the critical need to engage in settlement options as an alternative to litigation, regularly encourages and participates in dispute resolution including mediation and arbitration.