Adam C. Maxwell


Meet Adam Maxwell, a seasoned litigation partner renowned for unwavering success in jury trials nationwide. Adam is armed with a business degree and 15 years of litigation experience.  When disputes erupt, Adam is the trusted go-to call for many of our clients.

As he has reflected, “silence is rarely golden if you speak with meaning and precision.”

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Full Bio

Adam focuses his practice on labor/employment counseling, litigation, and commercial business disputes.  Those types of matters include employee mobility and trade secret disputes, contract and partnership disputes, employment and shareholder lawsuits, and discrimination, retaliation, and whistleblower claims.  He is adept at developing and executing effective legal strategies in important, high-stakes cases.

Adam writes a blog for the Firm called “The Employment Spotlight,” which highlights hot-button and trending employment issues.  He also supervises the Firm’s litigation paralegals and is dedicated to helping them achieve their personal and professional goals.

Area of Legal Concentration

Adam’s main focus is Litigation.  He focuses specifically on winning lawsuits involving business and employment disputes.


  • J.D., University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Law (Member of Law Review)
  • B.S., Missouri State University, Computer Information Systems
Professional Memberships
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Former member of Illinois Legal Aid Online, Young Professionals Board, Alumni Committee Chair
  • Former member of Legal Prep Charter Academy, Associate Board
Bar Associations
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Kansas  Bar Association (inactive)
  • Missouri Bar Association

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