J. Adam Engel, LLC is a boutique law practice dedicated to representing individuals facing serious criminal charges such as white collar crimes and computer crimes, including appeals.

Engel offers more than 15 years of experience and is a recognized source for assertive legal representation Ohio. Engel has significant experience handling Fourth and Fifth Amendment cases involving search and seizure matters and Miranda rights issues, and has written extensively on these issues.  An experienced former prosecutor, trial lawyer, and appellate advocate,  Engel partners with clients and works directly with them in order to determine the best route to pursue.



J.D., cum laude, Harvard University Law School.

B.A., magna cum laude, University of Pennsylvania


Associate, Choate, Hall & Stewart, Boston, Massachusetts

Assistant District Attorney, Middlesex County District Attorney's Office, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Felony Prosecutor and Head of Appeals, Warren County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, Lebanon, Ohio

Chief Legal Counsel, Ohio Department of Public Safety, Columbus, Ohio.

Major Awards:

2007 -- Meritorious Service Award from the Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association.