Agron, Adam J.

The ‘practical and business-minded’ Adam Agron is commended by sources for his ‘tremendous amount of experience,’ his significant presence in the deal-making community and his ability to help clients navigate through complex transactions. Clients say: ‘He is a great facilitator in getting transactions completed’ and is ‘a very smart attorney, both from a legal and business aspect.’ He excels in the private equity space and is praised for his work with midmarket and growth-stage companies. - Chambers USA

More than 20 years of deal experience handling bet-the-company transactions. Six years serving as managing partner and CEO of an AmLaw 200 firm. Strategic advisor to business executives.

Adam Agron possesses the powerful combination of first-hand experience running a business and a noteworthy track record advising C-level executives and boards of directors. He leads private equity firms, public and private companies and entrepreneurs through mergers and acquisitions, capital raises, leveraged and management buy-outs, recapitalizations and joint ventures. He also serves as outside general counsel to a number of companies. As Brownstein’s managing partner and CEO, Adam spearheaded the firm’s strategic direction and oversaw all operations, achieving record growth and success for the firm. He continues this work as a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.

The ability to view a problem through both a legal and business lens makes Adam an asset in the boardroom and with executives. Whether articulating the impact of a legal strategy on a company’s bottom line or advising on high-stakes business decisions, he provides his clients with the insight and experience needed to get deals done. 

Passionate about giving back and sharing his expertise, Adam is a board member and senior advisor to non-profits, elected officials and political campaigns on matters involving business, law and policy. He served as an adjunct professor of business and corporate law at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. Prior to attending law school he worked on some of the largest, most complicated transactions in the country as a member of the mergers and acquisitions group at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz in New York.

Previous Experience

The ‘practical and business-minded’ Adam Agron is commended by sources for his ‘tremendous amount of experience,’ his significant presence in the deal-making community and his ability to help clients navigate through complex transactions. Clients say: ‘He is a great facilitator in getting transactions completed’ and is ‘a very smart attorney, both from a legal and business aspect.’ He excels in the private equity space and is praised for his work with midmarket and growth-stage companies. - Chambers USA

News & Events
Community

Board of Directors and Executive Committee, Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation

Board of Directors, Colorado Concern 

Alumni Council, University of Denver Sturm College of Law 

Council Member, American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)

John Hickenlooper for U.S. Senate Finance Committee

U.S. Senator Michael Bennet Finance Committee

Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser Finance Committee

Campaign Committee Vice Chair, National Western Complex Redevelopment

Publications & Presentations
Education
  • J.D., 1998, with highest honors and Editor of the Law Review, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • B.A., 1994, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • 1993, London School of Economics
Admissions
  • Colorado
Recognition

DU Law Stars, Robert H. McWilliams Jr. Alumni Professionalism Award, 2017

Best Lawyers in America, 2018-2021

Chambers USA, 2010-2020

Colorado Super Lawyers, 2012-2020

Law Week Colorado's Barrister's Best "Best Mergers & Acquisitions Lawyer", 2015

Kal Zeff Business Leader of the Year Award 2015, Jewish Family Service of Colorado

Colorado Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2009-2011

Colorado Statesman’s 50 For the Future, 2007

Denver Business Journal’s Forty Under 40, 2004

Leadership Denver, Class of 2002

Membership

American Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

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