James B Adams
- Category : 1926-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Small (20,33)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Vessel of Love 4
American attorney, Texas legislator, and senior government official who served as acting director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation from 15 to 23 February 1978. Adams was then appointed to the number two position in the FBI, Associate Director, on 6 April 1978, retiring from the FBI on 11 May 1979. He then returned to Texas where he served in various law enforcement related positions until 1987. Adams died on 26 April 2020 at age 93.