Mr. Adams is a retired New York City Lawyer. Adams is a former trustee or director of: Harvard Club of NYC (President); African Medical & Research Foundation; Adirondack Museum; Clark Art Institute; American University in Cairo (Secretary); Concern for Dying; Friends of Harvard Tennis & Squash; Riverdale Yacht Club. Former Partner, Webster & Sheffield; Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle. Member of Bedford Golf & Tennis Club, Harvard Club of NYC, Mountain Lake Club and Riverdale Yacht Club. Adams holds an L.L.B. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a B.A. from Harvard University.