Adam returned to graduate school after nine years of legal practice specializing in environmental, energy, and natural resources litigation. His research interests – ranging across the environmental, energy, and natural resources sectors – include public policy analysis and development, public administration and management, environmental politics, regulatory development, and legal and environmental philosophy.
Adam holds an M.P.P. from Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Policy. He received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, where he was the Editor-in-Chief of the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law. He received his B.A. from Arizona State University.