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Marla T. Adams

Contact

Direct line: (828) 258-2991
Fax: (828) 255-0255

Education

Wake Forest University
J.D., 1980

Meredith College
B.A., 1976

Practice Area
Antitrust & Trade Regulation

Meet Marla

Marla, who is now of counsel to The Van Winkle Law Firm, practiced full-time with the firm for 21 years. Her area of expertise is in civil litigation.

Professional Affiliations

  • 28th Judicial District Bar
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • Defense Research Institute
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys

Recognitions

  • AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Contact

Direct line: (828) 258-2991
Fax: (828) 255-0255

Education

Wake Forest University
J.D., 1980

Meredith College
B.A., 1976

Work with Marla

A native of Farmville, North Carolina, Marla is married to Joel Adams, a financial advisor. She has two grown stepchildren, Sam and Sadie. She and Joel enjoy many outdoor activities, including hiking, fly fishing and skiing.

Marla and Joel also travel extensively and have trekked in Nepal, fly-fished in Venezuela and Chile and visited Mongolia, Laos and Botswana.

Community Involvement

  • Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity
    • Past Vice Chair
  • Beattie Foundation
  • Center for International Understanding
    • Immediate Past Chair
  • The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
  • Fundación Comunitaria del Bario (Guanajuato, Mexico)
  • Nature Conservancy, North Carolina Chapter
  • North Carolina Arts Council
    • Panel Chair
    • Executive Committee
  • North Carolina Outward Bound School
  • Pack Place Arts, Education and Science Center
  • Pisgah Legal Services
  • Project STEAM
  • Quality Forward
  • United Way
  • Women for Women
    • Vice Chair
  • YWCA of Asheville