Adrian was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. Born in Seattle and raised in Kirkland, Washington. At 18 he joined the United States Army and served several years in the Infantry. He has been a trial lawyer since 1993. Adrian has tried dozens of trials ranging from one day to several months. Adrian has handled criminal cases ranging from simple misdemeanors to Aggravated Murder. Adrian has handled hundreds of Class A felonies. In the last several years, Adrian has taken his trial experience and started handling personal injury cases including wrongful death.
Adrian is an avid hunter, fisherman and ski biker. He spends his winters on Snoqualmie Pass ski biking and his summers in the Pacific Ocean chasing halibut and salmon.
Washington State Supreme Court, May 1994
United States Federal District Court, Eastern District, 2000
United States Federal District Court, Western District, 2004
Washington State Bar Association
Tacoma Bar Association
Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (WACDL)
Publications and Speaking Engagements
Voir Dire – Taking the White Hat Away From the Prosecutor
Published -- WACDL Quarterly Publication, 2004
Speaking Engagement – Speaker, WACDL Annual Conference, Chelan WA, June 2006
Speaking Engagement – Speaker, Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association (OCDLA) Warm Weather Climate CLE, Kauai HI, November 2006
Speaking Engagement – Key Note Speaker, OCDLA Annual Conference, Lincoln City OR, August 2007