Kira N. Adams

Kira N. Adams
Denver, Colorado

Associate
Phone
  303-333-1957
Fax   303-377-3460
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Kira. N. Adams joined Giometti & Mereness, P.C. in the spring of 2020. Prior to joining the firm, Mrs. Adams worked assisting defense counsel on the retail side of the multi-district opioid litigation and worked in the legal department at the Denver office of the United States Postal Service assessing worker’s compensation claims.

Prior to moving to Denver, Mrs. Adams worked as an associate attorney at Brand & Tapply, LLC, a small insurance defense firm in Wellesley, MA, assessing automobile and homeowner claims in a pre-litigation investigation role and as litigation counsel in Connecticut and Massachusetts. Mrs. Adams is a graduate of Centenary University in Hackettstown, NJ, graduating summa cum laude with a degree in business administration: marketing & sports management and minor in Political and Governmental Affairs; and obtained her J.D. from New England Law|Boston, graduating cum laude. While at New England Law, Mrs. Adams was an editor for the New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement and received a certified concentration in Intellectual Property Law, including CALI awards for the top exam grades in Intellectual Property Law and Copyright Law. While attending law school, Mrs. Adams served as a judicial intern for the Hon. Bonnie H. MacLeod at the Suffolk County Superior Court in Boston, MA.

Outside of work, Mrs. Adams enjoys travelling, especially road-tripping around Colorado and visiting family on the east and west coasts. She also enjoys book clubs, volunteering at various sporting events, including the Rocky Mountain State Games, and trying out new restaurants with her husband, Chris.

Year Joined Organization:

2019

Bar Admission:

Connecticut, 2015
Massachusetts, 2015

Colorado, 2018

U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 2020

Education:

New England Law|Boston, 2015, J.D.

Centenary University (Hackettstown, NJ), 2012, BS Business Administration

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Colorado Bar Association, 2018 to present

Colorado Defense Lawyers Association, 2020 to present

  Published Works:

Athletes Sacked by Moral Turpitude Clauses: Presumed Guilty Unless Proven Innocent, 41 New Eng. J. on Crim. & Civ. Confinement 367 (2015).

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Wrongful Death

We literally “wrote the book” about Colorado wrongful death law. See our Publications to learn more about our book G. Giometti, Colorado Handbook of Wrongful Death Law ( 4th Ed. 2019).  For years attorneys throughout the state have contacted our firm for guidance in handling wrongful death claims.  Contact us to benefit from our experience.

Insurance Bad Faith

We also “wrote the book” about insurance bad faith law in Colorado. See our Publications to learn more about our book G. Giometti, Colorado Law of Insurance Bad Faith (4th Ed. 2015).  We are highly experienced in analyzing complex insurance coverage issues, pursuing declaratory judgment actions, and litigating bad faith claims arising out of coverage and claims handling disputes.

Auto Accidents

We also “wrote the book” about motor vehicle accident litigation and insurance in Colorado. See our Publications to learn more about our book G. Giometti, Colorado Automobile Accident Litigation & Insurance Handbook (3rd Ed. 2018).   We are experienced in handling all types of motor vehicle accident cases, particularly those involving traumatic brain injuries and spinal injuries.