Adam is the former Director of Harvard Law School's Library Innovation Lab (LIL), where he led projects like Perma.cc, the Caselaw Access Project and H2O, often in collaboration with others in the Berkman Klein community. Currently, Adam is a senior leader in a startup named BRYTER, which helps lawyers build web applications to better serve their clients.
Before joining LIL in 2014, Adam founded a startup that helped lawyers collaborate online. He also represented clients in court for over 10 years as a commercial litigator and white collar defense lawyer at Covington & Burling, Goodwin Procter LLP and Donnelly, Conroy & Gelhaar LLP, where he was a partner. Early in his career, Adam served as a law clerk to Judge James L. Ryan of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and interned with the Appellate Staff, Civil Division, in the U.S. Department of Justice. He holds degrees from the University of Michigan Law School and Davidson College.