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LL.M., Peking University Law School

J.D., cum laude, American University Washington College of Law

B.A., Washington University in St. Louis

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Adam represents clients in a variety of international trade matters, including antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings and global trade policy and negotiations. He also advises on the national security implications of cross-border business transactions, especially in the context of the U.S.-China economic relationship and reviews by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).  

Representative Experience

  • Represents clients in trade litigation before the U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC), and the Court of International Trade.
  • Advises clients on global trade policy and trade negotiations.
  • Advises clients on the CFIUS review process.

Professional Experience

  • Intern, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), Office of China Affairs (2010-2011)
  • Research Fellow, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission (USCC) (2009)
  • Intern, Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) (2008)


  • Named one of DC's "Rising Stars" for International by Super Lawyers magazine (2018) 

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