Adam Locke



New York, NY

Adam is a business-minded and aggressive commercial and IP litigator. He has particular experience representing hedge funds, private equity firms, and other investment managers and stakeholders in contract disputes, shareholder and creditor activist disputes, IP litigation (including patent litigation), and multi-billion-dollar bankruptcy trials. Adam also has coordinated and run sensitive internal investigations for boards, companies, and executives.
In addition to his litigation and investigation experience, Adam maintains a transactional and advisory practice focused primarily on the needs of investment managers. Adam has used creative strategies to structure novel and challenging asset purchases. Adam also routinely analyzes the legal aspects of complex investment theses for equity, distressed, and special situations investors.

Areas of Expertise
Outside general counsel<br/>Commercial litigation<br/>Private equity<br/>Finance
Prior Associations
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP<br/>Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.<br/>Susman Godfrey LLP<br/>U.S. Court of Appeals
Yale Law School<br/>Washington and Lee University
Bar Admission
New York<br/>Texas

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