Attorney Kevork Adanas has been a trusted resource for entrepreneurs, business owners and others seeking excellence and the utmost efficiency in legal services central to their business goals. Born in Istanbul, Turkey, Mr. Adanas moved to the United States at the age five. He achieved numerous academic and athletic honors throughout his collegiate and post collegiate years.
His areas of focus throughout his career have included business and corporate law, immigration law and real estate law. After gaining invaluable experience in other respected law firms, Mr. Adanas founded our Fort Lee, New Jersey-based firm in 2005. Mr. Adanas speaks fluent Turkish and Armenian as well as English. You can learn more about Mr. Adanas' background, professional associations and accomplishments as a lawyer below. For zealous representation from a skilled attorney who is passionate about helping others and can counsel you on all legal aspects of your business, call the Law Office of Kevork Adanas.
Education & Honors
Mr. Adanas graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Providence College in 1997. He is a member Phi Alpha Theta International Honor Society, and earned a place on The National Dean's List for academic excellence. He earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the Seton Hall University School of Law in 2000.
While in law school, Mr. Adanas spent two summers clerking for Judge Daniel P. Mecca of the Bergen County Superior Court. He also gained valuable experience in commercial litigation, business and corporate law while serving as a clerk for the law firm of Aslanian & Khorozian, LLC. Upon graduating, Mr. Adanas was retained as an associate attorney by Aslanian & Khorozian and was given the responsibility of full case management. It was here that he attained his expertise in commercial and corporate law.
His proficiency was recognized in April 2002 when Mr. Adanas was offered the position of Managing Attorney in the New Jersey office of the law firm of Spiegel & Utrera, P.A. As office director, he oversaw the firm's practice of business and corporate law, immigration law, and issues of intellectual property. Since July of 2005, Mr. Adanas has been the managing director of the law office of Kevork Adanas, focusing on Business, Corporate, Immigration matters and Real Estate law.
Mr. Adanas' high level of knowledge and expertise is maintained and expanded upon through ongoing continuing legal education. He frequently attends nationally recognized conferences that intensely examine the latest legal decisions that may affect his clients. Mr. Adanas is a member of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association, and New York State Bar Association. He is also a member of the Trial Lawyers of America and the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Mr. Adanas is licensed to practice law before the United States Supreme Court, United States District Courts in the Southern District of New York, the Eastern District of New York, and in the District of New Jersey. He is also licensed to practice law in all courts in New Jersey, New York, and Washington D.C.