Adam Brody is an associate in Mintz & Gold’s Commercial Litigation and Criminal Defense practice groups. Prior to joining Mintz & Gold, Adam served as a law clerk to the Hon. Henry Pitman, Magistrate Judge for the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Before his clerkship, Adam was an Assistant District Attorney at the Queens District Attorney’s Office for six years. He investigated and prosecuted hundreds of criminal cases, including dozens of violent felonies, and worked jointly on cases with prosecutors in the U.S. Attorney’s Offices for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He tried 16 cases to verdict, including twelve felony jury trials, and briefed and argued several appeals before New York’s appellate courts.
Adam graduated from Fordham University School of Law, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Program, Council President of the Stein Scholars for Public Interest Law, and captain of Fordham’s championship team at the Craven moot court competition at UNC School of Law, where he won the award for the competition’s Best Oralist. He graduated with a B.A. in Political Science, with honors, from the University of Chicago.
Adam is a member of the Bar of the State of New York and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.