Adam is the lead counsel of Qualcomm’s M&A legal team and for Qualcomm Ventures, Qualcomm’s venture capital arm. Adam is a member of Qualcomm’s Corporate Legal department and his practice focuses on acquisitions, divestitures, investments and joint ventures. Adam also manages Qualcomm’s Corporate Secretariat group which provides legal support for Qualcomm’s international family of subsidiaries. Adam also provides legal support to projects in Qualcomm’s Government Affairs and Tax departments.
Adam received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a specialization in International Affairs from UCLA in 1992, and a Juris Doctor degree from Berkeley Law School (formerly Boalt Hall) in 1998. Prior to joining Qualcomm in 2004, Adam worked as an Associate Attorney in the Corporate and Securities Group of the San Diego office of Gray Cary Ware and Freidenrich LLP (now DLA Piper) focusing on merger and acquisition and venture capital transactions and work with start-up and early stage companies.