Nadia Darkazalli Adams is a skilled trial lawyer and business litigator who drives outstanding results for the firm’s clients in state and federal civil litigation. A former prosecutor, Nadia is a tenacious and powerful courtroom advocate. She has tried more than forty bench and jury trials, prosecuting violent crimes and sex offenders in the process. This experience makes her driven and direct in the pursuit of her clients’ interests, but she never loses sight of her clients’ specific needs. She delivers clear-cut and reliable advice at every phase of litigation.
Today, Nadia focuses her practice on the defense of national mortgage servicers, lenders, and other financial institutions in consumer and contract-based suits. She has in-depth experience with consumer protection statutes, such as the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”), California Consumer Credit Reporting Agencies Act (“CCRAA”), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”), Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”), California Homeowner Bill of Rights (“HOBR”) and California Unfair Competition Law (“UCL”). Additionally, Nadia has extensive experience in the prosecution and defense of real-property based suits concerning title defects, lien priority matters, judicial and non-judicial foreclosures and title coverage issues.
During the course of her career, Nadia has also handled healthcare billing and automobile insurance fraud matters, corporate internal investigations in white collar criminal and consumer protection matters, and general business disputes.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Nadia Adams
The National Law Review names Womble Bond Dickinson’s Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) team a Go-To Thought leader for the group’s prolific coverage of new trends in FCRA class action litigation and regulatory changes. Womble’s attorney authors explain trends in FCRA rulings across the federal circuit courts and examine how government agencies including the CFPB’s (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau) and the FTC’s (Federal Trade Commission) provide guidance on FCRA enforcement. Topics range from CFPB Consent Orders, the FTC’s requests for commentary on proposed changes, the section of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES act) which amends the FCRA, and the thousands of cases filed annually against banks, credit reporting agencies, debt collectors, retailers, and other organizations. Regular FCRA contributors from Womble Bond Dickinson include Nadia Adams, Nikku D. Khalifian, Sarah Meyer, Nicole Su, and Jason D. Wyman.