Matthew Adams and Harry Jackson Named New Leaders of the Bar by New Jersey Law Journal

May 3, 2016 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Matthew S. Adams and Harry S. Jackson III, who have been honored as 2016 New Leaders of the Bar by The New Jersey Law Journal.

The annual award is presented to young lawyers in the Garden State who have built accomplished careers and established themselves as leaders within their firms and organizations as well as within the larger legal community.

A partner in the firm’s Litigation Department resident in the Roseland office, Adams represents clients in commercial civil litigation and white-collar criminal and regulatory defense matters. He has significant experience in emerging issues involving the intersection of the law and technology, including the cutting-edge and increasingly relevant areas of e-discovery, cyber security, digital privacy, social networking and other hot button topics that are a consequence of the digitalization of today’s world.

Adams demonstrates his fluency in technological evidence, such as digital forensics, by teaching e-discovery and trial advocacy strategy sessions to law students and other attorneys. He is also a frequent author and lecturer on related topics involving the intersection of the law and technology form the civil and criminal litigation standpoint.

Adams earned his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law and his B.S. from Rutgers University.

Jackson, an attorney in the Gaming practice group of the firm’s Corporate Department resident in the Atlantic City office, represents clients in gaming regulatory and compliance matters. He was named “Dealmaker of the Year” in 2014 by Finance Monthly for his involvement in the transaction of Amaya’s Acquisition of Rational Group.

Jackson sits on the Tribal council of his Native American tribe, the Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation, which is charged with the legislative governance of the Tribe, establishing tribal laws, resolutions and administrative and fiscal policies. He was named among the 2015 Diverse Attorneys of the Year by The New Jersey Law Journal for displaying the significance of diversity through his actions in and out of the courtroom.

Jackson earned his J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law, Newark and B.A., magna cum laude, from Wagner College.