Adam Polk is an associate with the firm and a 2010 graduate of the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. While at Hastings, Mr. Polk externed for Judges Sandra Brown Armstrong and Claudia Wilken, Article III judges for the Northern District of California. Mr. Polk was also active in moot court, chairing the team and winning multiple awards for both oral and written advocacy. Adam received his undergraduate degree in English and Philosophy from UCLA.
Prior to joining Girard Gibbs, Adam spent three years at the McNamara law firm, one of the largest firms in the east bay, where he defended and prosecuted a wide variety of civil litigation matters ranging from catastrophic injury and wrongful death to commercial liability. Mr. Polk has extensive (100+) deposition, law and motion, ADR and trial experience. In 2013, Mr. Polk was selected by his peers as a Rising Star by Northern California Super Lawyers.