About Adam


Born on the Cumberland Plateau in Crossville, Tennessee Adam grew up hiking, racing motorcycles, rock climbing, and competing in rifle, shotgun, and pistol competitions. After moving back from law school he became a Private Pilot, Instrument Rated and when time allows enjoys flying his vintage Cessna 172 low and slow.


After graduation and passing the Tennessee Bar Exam in 2015, Adam began working at his family’s 83-year old international marketing and advertising company as General Counsel, a position he held for six years. He closed chapter of his career as Chief Executive Officer and General Counsel and at the company’s peak was in charge of 170 employees and contractors in seven states and four countries on two continents.


East Tennessee State University   Johnson City, Tennessee

  • Bachelor’s of Science in Biology – 2007
  • Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Accountancy – 2009
  • Master’s of Accountancy – 2011

Charlotte School of Law   Charlotte, North Carolina

  • Juris Doctor – 2014

Boston University School of Law   Boston, Massachusetts

  • LLM Master’s of Law in International Business – May 2021


  • Tennessee –  2015
  • District of Columbia – 2023
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee – 2021
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit – 2022
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit – 2022
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit – 2022
  • U.S. Court of International Trade – 2022
  • Supreme Court of the United States – 2022