Adam is a global IP and commercial transactions attorney, who has served for over 20 years as the primary software licensing, SaaS, cloud services, data analytics, privacy, and professional services expert for startups and Fortune 500 companies.
Prior to joining Kastner Gravelle, Adam was Associate General Counsel of Workday, leading the optimization of their go to market legal strategy, globally across all verticals and business segments. Prior to Workday, Adam was Associate General Counsel at Twitter, managing a team of attorneys who supported data licensing and analytics, business development, strategic alliances, online commerce, and sourcing. Prior to Twitter, Adam was Legal Director at Dell, driving the creation of their outbound software licensing strategy. Adam also has experience as General Counsel of an Austin startup, and in supporting professional and managed services engagements from his time at Dell, CSC, and Accenture.
Adam received his law degree from The Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law. He received a B.S. in Computer Information Systems from Indiana University.