He is highly regarded for his work in commercial agency disputes and is rated by the 2013 edition of the Legal 500 where he is described as 'fair and courteous but, equally, dismisses the spurious and vexatious with firm resolve'.
He is a specialist in contractual, partnership, company and professional negligence disputes and has successfully handled complex pieces of litigation, including:
Obtaining a court-sanctioned search order and arranging for the simultaneous surprise searches of a laboratory, office and residential property. The dispute was intricate and involved allegations of breaches of restrictive covenants, misuse of confidential information, intellectual property infringement, theft and conspiracy. The team acted swiftly in preserving vital evidence and recovering reams of stolen documentation that was vital to the client’s business. The dispute resolved favourably for the client
Successfully claiming ownership over a network of former “Blue John” mines in Derbyshire (now commercially successful as a tourist attraction) and recovering a share of the profits made by the business in previous years
Successfully pursuing a claim against a Romanian company resulting in a payment of in excess of US$1.1 million. The dispute arose from the sale of equipment for use in connection with oil exploration and was resolved following Adam’s attendance at “round table” meetings in Bucharest and Constanta in Romania.
Adam has been in practice for over 10 years and has previously worked at major national and regional firms.