Adam is described by senior prosecuting Q.C.’s as possessing a “very effective advocacy style, the sort that prosecutors don’t like. Reasonable and entirely credible”
Adam manages to combine a busy criminal practice with a niche civil/commercial practice. He has extensive criminal defence and appellate experience both as a leading junior and a led junior. He is regularly instructed in high profile cases and has substantial experience of serious and grave crimes including; murder, manslaughter and other offences of a sexual or violent nature. He also specialises in fraud, and has a particular interest and expertise in financial crime, regulatory offences, money laundering offences as well as multi-handed conspiracy cases. He has an aptitude for assimilating financial information, terminology and procedure. He has defended in complex cases involving technical areas of fraud including share dealing, MTIC carousels and charitable funds.
His civil/commercial practice has an emphasis on company law and employment law. He has a comprehensive knowledge of bonus disputes, director’s service agreements, restraints of trade, confidentiality, restrictive covenants and injunctive relief.
Adam is a member of the CBA, ELA & ELBA
Ranked: Tier 3
Adam is a forensic and serene advocate. He is measured, well-prepared and adopts an extremely persuasive and structured style.