to entering private practice, Mr. Adelman handled federal and state
civil litigation for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office as an
Assistant State's Attorney. In that role, he gained extensive federal
and state litigation and trial experience. After his public service, Mr.
Adelman worked in private practice for a firm exclusively devoted to
PACA trust enforcement.
Adelman is an Illinois licensed attorney and a member of the Trial Bar
of the Northern District of Illinois. He is also admitted to practice
before the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and Eleventh
Circuit and has appeared pro
hac vice in multiple U.S. District Courts across
Mr. Adelman has a B.A. in Political Science from
University of Illinois (Urbana) and a J.D. from The John Marshall Law
School in Chicago. Mr. Adelman also serves as an Arbitrator in the Cook
County Circuit Court’s mandatory arbitration program.