Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman PLC
Matthew J. Adam

Matthew J. Adam

Position: Member
115 3rd Street SE, Suite 1200
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401-1266
1150 5th Street, Suite 170
Coralville, IA 52241
(319) 248-6316 direct
(319) 354-1760 fax

Matthew J. Adam is a member of Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman where he practices in business and tax law and in the criminal defense area. Mr. Adam is also an adjunct lecturer at the University of Iowa's Henry B. Tippie College of Business where he teaches Legal Aspects of Entrepreneurship.

Real Estate. Mr. Adam primarily handles both commercial and residential real estate transactions. In addition, he represents clients regarding the legal aspects of various real estate issues including annexation, zoning, real estate development, commercial leases, condominiums and 1031 exchanges.

Corporate Transactions Business Counseling. Mr. Adam advises businesses of all sizes and their members regarding entity organization, operations, governance, and planning; which includes the review, negotiation, and drafting of contracts related to mergers, sales and purchases of assets or stock, reorganizations, redemptions and buy-sell agreements.

Family Law. Mr. Adam represents individuals in all aspects of family dispute resolution, including traditional litigation. 

Criminal Law. Mr. Adam defends clients against charges of victimless crimes such as DUIs, assault, drug prosession and more. 

Matt has obtained his private pilot license and enjoys flying, golfing, sports and spending time with his family.

Honors and Awards

  • Included in Great Plains Super Lawyers Rising Star list, 2014 - 2016
  • BV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Corridor Business Journal's Forty Under 40, 2011


  • Iowa State Bar Association
    • Real Estate and Title Law Section
  • Linn County Bar Association
  • Johnson County Bar Association