Nate Lavinder Adams

Nate Lavinder Adams

  • Business Law, Divorce, Estate Planning...
  • Virginia
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Nate L. Adams, III, was admitted to the Virginia State Bar in 1981. Since that time, he has tried or argued cases at every level of the Virginia Courts and, with the sole exception of the U.S. Supreme Court, the Federal Courts. He concentrates his practice in business law, incorporation law, workers' compensation, creditor's rights, employment law for both employers and employees, domestic relations, and personal injury.

Mr. Adams is a graduate of the College of William and Mary (A.B., 1977) and the Washington and Lee University School of Law (J.D., 1981).

Mr. Adams is active in the Winchester community, currently serving on the Handley Board of Trustees and as its designated representative to the Board of Directors for the Winchester Education Foundation. He has also served on the Winchester Planning Commission as its Chairman, and as President of the Board of Directors for Blue Ridge Hospice. He has also previously served on the Winchester-Frederick Economic Development Commission and its Executive Committee, the Winchester Board of Zoning Appeals as its Chairman, the President's Roundtable for Shenandoah University, and is a co-founder and former director of the Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum.

In addition, Mr. Adams has participated in the Frederick County Schools' Gifted Independent Studies Program for over ten years, mentoring junior and senior high school students. He has also mentored students from Shenandoah University who have an interest in the legal field.

Mr. Adams served as the President of the Winchester- Frederick County Bar Association from 2013 through 2014.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Employment Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Professional Experience
Law Clerk
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
Washington & Lee University
J.D. (1981)
College of William and Mary
B.A. (1977) | Government and History
Activities: Honor Council, Resident Aide, Orientation Aide, Pi Kappa Alpha
2018 Albert Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award
Marquis Who's Who
Who's Who in the World
Marquis Who's Who
Who's Who in Legal
Marquis Who's Who
Professional Associations
Handley Board of Trustees
Board of Trustees
- Current
Virginia Trial Lawyers Assn
- Current
Winchester Frederick County Bar Association
President (2013-2014)
- Current
Virginia State Bar # 20707
- Current
American Bar Association
- Current
Virginia Bar Association
- Current
Blue Ridge Hospice Board of Directors
Chairman (1994-1997)
Planning Commission for City of Winchester
Chairman (2010-2011)
Winchester-Frederick Economic Development COmmission
Excecutive Committee (2006-2010)
Board of Zoning Appeals for City of Winchester
Chairman (1998-2001)
Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum
Board of Directors (1993-1997)
Websites & Blogs
Nate L. Adams, III PC Website
Adams and Jones PLC Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
11 S Cameron St
Winchester, VA 22601
Telephone: (540) 667-1330
Fax: (540) 667-7165