Adam D. Otto was born in Iowa and has resided in the Newton area for most of his life. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Iowa State University in 2004 and his law degree from Drake Law School in 2006. Adam was admitted to the State Bar of Iowa in 2007 and is engaged in general practice. Adam resides in Newton with his wife and their two young sons.

Practice Areas

General Practice, including but not limited to:

  • Business
  • Taxation
  • Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning and Probate Law
  • Real Estate
  • Bankruptcy


  • Bachelor of Science, 2004, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
  • Juris Doctor, 2006, Drake Law School, Des Moines, IA

Professional Affiliations

  • Iowa State Bar Association
    • Member, Business Law Section
    • Member, Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Section
    • Member, General Practice Section
  • Jasper County Bar Association
    • President, 2010
    • Judicial Magistrate Appointing Commission, 2009-2015
  • Iowa Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association
    • Member, Real Property, Trust & Estate Law Section
    • Member, Business Law Section
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity

Admitted to Practice

  • State Bar of Iowa, 2007
  • United State District Court, Southern District of Iowa, 2007
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, 2007
  • United States Tax Court, 2007

Community Involvement

  • Board Member, Newton Development Corporation
  • Newton Noon Rotary Club
  • Board Member, Skiff Medical Center Foundation