Gregory J. Adams

  • Attorney






Gregory J. Adams (born Burley, Idaho) is a shareholder of McKay, Burton & Thurman. Greg joined the firm in 1992 after graduating from UCLA School of Law where he was the Business Editor of the Federal Communications Law Journal and an Advocate in the Moot Court Honors Program. He also completed a judicial clerk externship to Judge Robert Boochever of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Greg's primary practice focuses on counseling both businesses and individuals regarding bankruptcy issues, especially issues involving small businesses. Greg's other practice areas include Collections, Litigation, and Trust and Estate Planning.

Year Joined Firm


Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy, Reorganizations and Insolvency
  • Creditor Rights
  • Debtor Rights
  • Collections
  • Litigation
  • Trust and Estate Planning
  • Wills

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 1992
    • Honors: Judicial Clerk Extern to the Honorable Robert Boochever, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (1991-1992)
    • Honors: Advocate: UCLA School of Law Moot Court Honors Program
  • Brigham Young University (Provo, Utah)
    • B.A. - 1989
    • Honors: summa cum laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Utah State Bar, Member, Bankruptcy Section, 1992
  • Utah State Bar, Member, Community Services Committee Young Lawyers Section