Adam is a pragmatic, commercially minded Dispute Resolution practitioner with a breadth of experience in all aspects of business disputes. He thrives on the analytical nature of dispute resolution and has assisted clients on a range of commercial, construction, intellectual property and insolvency disputes.
Prior to joining the firm, having acquired his Higher Rights of Audience (Civil), Adam spent eighteen months specialising in trial advocacy for clients in the energy, water and commercial waste management sectors including case management, interim applications, and trial advocacy. Adam has also worked in corporate and commercial law including drafting and advising clients on shareholder and partnership agreements and preparing terms and conditions. In 2019, Adam led a multi-disciplinary team on the disposal of City Hall from Theatre Royal Newcastle to the O2 Academy Group.
Adam takes pride in his ability to draw on his commercial experience gained through various public and private positions he has held including as a Governor at the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospital’s NHS Foundation Trust (2013 – 2018) and as Company Secretary of Newcastle Cricket Club CIC (2015 – 2016).
Adam is the author of the Litigation Handbook (Law Society, 2021), and regularly has work published with the Construction Law Journal and the Company Lawyer. He is currently working on further publishing projects.
Adam enjoys been outdoors and can be often found paddle boarding, cycling or running. He is a keen gardener and also enjoys cooking and the theatre.
The overall result far exceeds what we realistically thought we would receive. We can't thank Adam enough for his time, effort and expertise throughout. It is very much appreciated.
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