Craig G. Adamson


Craig Adamson has practiced law for over five decades, and he still loves to get up each morning and go to work. Craig began his legal career in the 1960s, when it was still commonplace to work in many areas of law. He continues to apply his experience to a number of areas, and his broad expertise has been a great advantage to his clients and associates because it allows him to see the big picture when dealing with complex legal cases.

Craig has maintained a varied practice, which includes litigation, business, and personal planning. He enjoys solving nuanced legal problems, resolving difficult cases, and helping people and businesses mitigate issues. Craig brings a wealth of experience and is thus able to view cases with both an attention to detail and an understanding of the overall process and case objectives.


  • University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, J.D., 1965

Bar Admissions:

  • Utah, 1965
  • U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 1965
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1969
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1969
  • Idaho, 2007
  • U.S. District Court, District of Idaho, 2007

Professional Associations:

  • American Bar Association
  • Utah State Bar Association
    • Ethics and Discipline Committee, 2003-Present
    • Senior Bar, President
    • Character and Fitness Committee, 2001-05
    • Litigation Executive Committee, 1993-99
    • Bar Examination Question Review Committee, 1990-01
    • Post Law School Practical Training Committee, 1985-89
    • Ethics Advisory Opinion Committee, 1982-85
    • Board of Specialization, 1981-84
    • Committee on Law Related Education, 1973-76
    • Bar Examiner, 1975-77
    • Bar Examiner Reader, 1974-75
    • Young Lawyers Section Executive Committee, 1966-68, 1971-72
  • Salt Lake County Bar Association
    • President, 1976-77
    • Vice-President, 1975-76
    • Secretary, 1974-75
    • Treasurer, 1973-74
    • Executive Committee Member, 1969-77
  • Park City Bar Association
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Legal Services, Inc., Board of Directors 1972-77
  • Bar Legal Services, Initial Board of Directors, 1976-77

Martindale Hubbell Rating: AV