Adam obtains substantial recoveries for clients through litigation.
Prosecuting claims worth millions and sometimes billions of dollars in cases involving novel legal theories and intricate facts, Adam has represented publicly traded companies, municipalities, state attorneys general, institutional investors, and creditors’ committees in an array of affirmative litigation. In cases spanning the areas of antitrust, corporate governance, insurance, racketeering (or “RICO”), and securities law, Adam has relied on his creativity and his collaborative approach with experts and co-counsel to obtain results for his clients.
Adam maintains an active pro bono practice centered on civil and constitutional litigation. He is the chair of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee, and he is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Maryland School of Law. Adam lives in Baltimore.
After law school, Adam clerked for Judge Andre M. Davis of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and Judge Peter J. Messitte of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland.