Adam Koscielski defends clients facing product liability claims. In addition to providing an analysis of local, state, and federal laws and advising on liability risk management, Adam works with clients to ensure regulatory compliance. This has included helping them navigate the numerous compliance issues associated with cannabis and assisting with the creation of internal policies and procedures.

Adam also handles business and commercial transactions. His experience in this area includes performing due diligence to ensure smooth and efficient mergers and acquisitions for clients.

Prior to joining Hinshaw as an associate, Adam was a summer associate, law clerk and intern with the firm. He was also an intern for a U.S. Congressman and U.S. Senator, both from Ohio.

During law school, Adam was an active member of the Business Law Society and a student clinician at Loyola University Chicago School of Law's Business Law Clinic. As a student clinician, Adam counseled and advised local for-profit and not-for-profit businesses on a variety of issues, including business formation and governance, employment law and general corporate matters.

Professional Affiliations

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association


  • Co-Presenter, "Emerging Issues in the Cannabis Industry: Regulation, Employer Rights & Product Liability," CLE Program, Chicago, Illinois, January 30, 2020


Adam enjoys exploring Chicago's diverse food scene, golf, and traveling abroad. He is also a member of the firm's 16" softball team.

J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2018

B.A., cum laude, University of Dayton, 2015