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Duncan H. Adams

Duncan H. Adams

The Libby Law Firm
  • Probate, Business Law, Estate Planning ...
  • Georgia
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Summary

Duncan H. Adams practiced as an Atlanta probate attorney for several years and started his own law practice over a decade ago. Having accomplished a prosperous career practicing in business and real estate law, as well as trust and estate law, Mr. Adams retired from his full time practice He continues to play an active role in law as Of Counsel to former business partner, Kasey Libby, who is another top Atlanta probate attorney.

Duncan is a graduate of Emory University School of Law, in Atlanta, Georgia, and a graduate of the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. As a graduate of the Emory University School of Law, Mr. Adams began to integrate himself within the Atlanta metro area legal communities from the inception of his legal career. As such, Mr. Adams has been a recognized member of the Atlanta metro area legal communities since 1995.

Attorney Adams gained his legal skills working for a larger Atlanta law firm. Recognizing that clients wanted personalized attention and legal advice that delivers cost effective results, he left the large firm setting and set up shop as a solo practitioner. As clientele and demand for legal services steadily and rapidly increased, Mr. Adams founded a new firm to handle those needs.

Mr. Adams now supports Kasey Libby in his role as Of Counsel with his years of experience, unmatched legal knowledge, and unique perspective of the practice of law.

Practice Areas
    Probate
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
    Construction Law
    Construction Contracts, Construction Defects, Construction Liens, Construction Litigation
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Business Arbitration, Consumer Arbitration, Family Arbitration
    Employment Law
    Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
    Tax Law
    Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
Additional Practice Areas
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  • Contracts and Agreements
  • Estate Administration
  • Fiduciary Law
  • Home and Construction Defects
  • Probate Dispute and Litigation
  • Trust Litigation
  • Will Contests
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
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11th Circuit
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Georgia Court of Appeals
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U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Of Counsel
The Libby Law Firm
Current
Education
Emory University School of Law
J.D. | Law
Honors: Phi Delta Phi; Emory Barrister's Club
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University System of Georgia - University of Georgia
B.A. | History
Honors: Presidential Scholar; Dean's List
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Awards
Peer Review Rated for High Ethical Standard and Legal Ability
Martindale-Hubbell
Professional Associations
Federal Bar Association
Member
Current
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Lawyers Club of Atlanta
Member
Current
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Leadership for Lawyers
Member
Current
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State Bar of Georgia
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American Bar Association
Member
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Atlanta Bar Association
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Death and Taxes: Why You Need An Estate Plan
Atlanta Insider
Drafting Effective Wills & Trusts
Drafting Effective Wills & Trusts
Housing Choice Voucher Program, Landlord/Tenant Property Management Seminar
Southeastern Section 8 Housing Seminar
The Probate Process from Start to Finish
National Business Institute
Speaking Engagements
Housing Choice Voucher Program, Landlord/Tenant Property Management, Department of Housing and Urban Development
The Probate Process from Start to Finish, National Business Institute
Drafting Effective Wills & Trusts, National Business Institute
Death and Taxes: Why You Need An Estate Plan, Atlanta Insider
Contact & Map
The Libby Law Firm
1579 Monroe Dr NE
#F-315
Atlanta, GA 30324
Telephone: (404) 445-7771