Adam E. Weinacker
Adam Weinacker is a member of the firm’s Litigation, Trials & Appeals practice group and concentrates his practice on complex contractual and commercial disputes, real estate litigation, and appeals.
Adam assists clients in a wide array of litigated matters involving contracts and other written instruments. He also has represented insured individuals in real property title disputes and has advocated for insurers in claims disputes and in litigation involving allegations of bad faith. Adam has assisted employers in a number of litigated cases involving employee claims.
Along with other members of the firm’s appellate practice group, Adam has practiced before the Utah Supreme Court and Court of Appeals in civil and criminal appeals, including petitions for certiorari. After law school, Adam’s interest in appellate practice led him to serve as a law clerk for a number of years, including as clerk for Judge Scott M. Matheson, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and for then-Chief Justice Christine M. Durham of the Utah Supreme Court.
In 2010, Adam graduated from the University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Utah Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif. Before pursuing law, Adam was an editor for newspaper publications in California, Montana, and Minnesota.
University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law (2010, J.D.)
Order of the Coif
Utah Law Review, Editor-in-Chief
University of Montana (2004, B.A.)
Majors: Print Journalism, Sociology/Criminology
Awards: Print Journalism Student of the Year, Dean’s Award, Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award co-recipient