Attorney, The Beckage Firm
Ohio attorney Adam brings to the Beckage firm a diverse and deep legal skillset and a passion for zealously representing advocating for his clients. He is an active member of his community in central Ohio, where he earned his undergraduate degree, his law degree, and built his legal practice.
He supports The Beckage Firm’s clients in incident response and related litigation and regulatory investigation matters. He leverages this experience to also assist in a variety of data security and privacy compliance topics and training.
Adam’s background spans complex litigation in federal and state courts defending clients under a variety of federal and state statutes and tort claims. His level of expertise and experience has resulted consistently in numerous positive outcomes for his clients in high-level negotiations and high-profile trial settings; one client’s experience remarked:
“Adam was genuinely caring and kind. He communicated with me every step of the way, always making sure that I understood what was happening. He went above and beyond to help me, and I have no doubt that the outcome of my case would not have gone as well without all of his hard work. Adam is truly a wonderful man, and a fabulous attorney!!”
He also has deep knowledge of a variety of data and security and privacy topics leveraging his background as a privacy professional, certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. He utilizes his skill set and deep understanding of global regulatory privacy and technology frameworks. Adam has written on topics to include connected cars, the Internet of Things (IoT), and regulatory frameworks application to emerging technologies.
He particularly provides practical advice to start up entities as he has been a successful entrepreneur himself, having appeared on “Shark Tank”.
Adam’s skills and experience are backed by an impressive academic background and list of business and entrepreneurial achievements. His business experience and expertise allows him a unique perspective and ability to advise clients with respect to technology and privacy issue in a manner that effectively promotes and aligns with their business objectives.
When not practicing law, Adam enjoys volunteering as a judge in local moot court competitions, volunteering at the local animal shelter, being outdoors, and is an avid sports fan.
- B.S. Business Administration & Marketing – The Ohio State University
- J.D. – Capital University Law School
- LL.M. – Drexel University Kline School of Law
- “TOP 40 UNDER 40” – American Academy of Attorneys
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
- Certified Information Privacy Professional – U.S. (CIPP/US)
- Certified Information Privacy Professional – Europe (CIPP/E)
- Licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio
- Licensed to practice in the United States Federal Court, Southern District of Ohio