Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips L.L.P.
Adam Thames is a Partner at Taylor Porter
and a member of the Firm’s Health Care Practice Team. He devotes a
significant portion of his practice to representing physicians,
hospitals, nurses, dialysis clinics, urgent care clinics, and other
health care providers in medical malpractice and other professional
liability claims. Adam also has extensive experience litigating class
action, products liability, personal injury, premises liability, and
insurance defense claims.
Adam has been ranked by his peers among the Louisiana Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" in Medical Malpractice Defense, and also in Best Lawyers in America in Commercial Litigation.
Adam has litigated claims in state and federal courts across Louisiana
and in the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. He also has
represented clients before the Louisiana Public Service Commission,
Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors, and Louisiana Office of
Adam currently serves as Vice Chair of the Taylor Porter’s Recruiting
Committee. He is an active member of the Louisiana State Bar Association
and the Baton Rouge Bar Association. In 2011, he was elected by his
peers as a council member of the Young Lawyers Section of the Baton
Rouge Bar Association. Additionally, Adam is a board member of the
Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel (LADC), where he completed its
extensive trial academy training program.
Adam is a contributing author to Health Care Journal of Baton Rouge, ?LHA (Louisiana Hospital Association) Impact Lawbrief?, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel (LADC) Newsletter, Louisiana Bar Journal, the magazine of the Louisiana State Bar Association, and Baton Rouge Lawyer, the magazine of the Baton Rouge Bar Association.