The Honorable Meghan A. Adams was appointed to the Superior Court of Delaware by Governor John Carney on July 11, 2019.
Judge Adams received her J.D., cum laude, in 2007 from Widener University School of Law. During law school, Judge Adams served as Articles Editor for The Delaware Journal of Corporate Law and as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Myron T. Steele, former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Delaware. She received her B.S. in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Kenan Flagler Business School, in 2003. Judge Adams is a native Delawarean, graduating from Dover High School in 1999.
Prior to joining the bench, Judge Adams was an attorney at Morris James LLP and Proctor Heyman LLP (now Heyman Enerio Gattuso & Hirzel) where she practiced corporate and commercial litigation.
Judge Adams is also the President of the Richard S. Rodney Inn of Court and a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. Judge Adams is also actively involved in the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association, where she currently serves as a Business Court Representative. She previously served as Chair of the Partnerships and Alternative Business Entities Subcommittee of the Business Law Section.
Judge Adams’s present term ends July 11, 2031.