Samuel M. Adams
  • Associate






Samuel Adams is a 2009 graduate of Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of law. After graduating, Samuel was an associate attorney with Michael K Sutherlin & Associates in Indianapolis, where he represented plaintiffs in many kinds of civil right actions. Samuel has represented clients in cases before state and federal trial and appeal courts. In 2016 samuel joined the Employment Law Office of John H. Haskin & Associates, where his practice focuses on representing employees in employment cases.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law - Employee
  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 2012


  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • J.D.
    • Honors: summa cum laude
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
    • B.A. - 2004
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: History


  • Litigating Constitutional Rights, ICLEF, 2014 to Present

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Indiana State Bar Association, 2013 to Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Michael K Sutherlin & Associates, Indianapolis, Associate Attorney, 2009 to 2016


  • English