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Adam Brett Wolf

Practice areas:

Civil Rights, Appeals, Class Action, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Civil Rights: 50%
  2. Appeals: 25%
  3. Class Action: 15%
  4. Litigation: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Gerald Sang Beum Ohn

    Adam Wolf is a first rate lawyer and legal scholar. I highly recommend him.

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    Gerald Ohn Civil Rights Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Wolf Legal, P.C.

4 Embarcadero Center
Suite 1400
San Francisco, CA, 94111

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200105/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Attorney of the YearCalifornia Lawyer MagazineN/A
Mary Beth Tinker AwardGeorge Washington School of LawN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalWolf Legal, P.C.2012 - Present
AssociateSchneider Wallace Cottrell Brayton Konecky LLP2011 - 2013
Staff AttorneyAclu National Legal Department2005 - 2010
Frankel FellowUcla School Of Law2004 - 2005
Litigation FellowAltshuler Berzon LLP2003 - 2004
Judicial Law Clerk - U.S. Court of AppealsChambers of Judge Ronald Lee Gilman2002 - 2003
Judicial Law Clerk - U.S. District CourtChambers of Judge Robert J. Timlin2001 - 2002

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Safford Unified School District v. ReddingWon 8-1 at United States Supreme Court
County of San Diego v. CaliforniaPrevailed through appellate courts, upholding validity of medical-marijuana statutes
American Federation of Teachers v. Kanawha CountySuccessful in striking down drug-testing policy

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Encyclopedia of American Civil LibertiesAnti-Anarchy and Anti-Syndicalism Statutes in American Law2006
University of Miami Law ReviewFundamentally Flawed: Tradition and Fundamental Rights2003
University of Michigan Journal of Law ReformNote: What Money Cannot Buy: A Legislative Response to CRACK2000
Michigan Journal of Race and LawNote: The Adversity of Race and Place: Fourth Amendment Jurisprudence in Illinios v. Wardlow2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Amherst CollN/AundergraduateN/A
Univ of Michigan Law SchN/AlawN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Civil Rights LitigationJudicial Perspectives on Civil Rights Litigation2013
Business Torts Section / Securities Litigation GroupSupreme Court Year in Review2013
NORML Legal ConferenceWorkplace Drug Testing2012
Impact LitigationSupreme Court Litigation2012