Adam Pulver

Attorney, Public Citizen Litigation Group

Adam Pulver is an attorney at Public Citizen Litigation Group, where he specializes in administrative law and appellate and Supreme Court litigation on behalf of consumers, workers, and civil rights plaintiffs. Prior to joining the Litigation Group in 2017, Adam was a Senior Attorney at the Office of the Solicitor of Labor at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), where he worked on policy, trial and appellate litigation, and regulations relating to discrimination, labor union governance, and labor-management relations. Prior to joining DOL, he spent several years as an associate at Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP in New York, where he litigated civil rights, employment, housing, consumer, and commercial cases in state and federal courts at all levels. He also worked at the ACLU of the Nation’s Capital (now the ACLU of DC) as a volunteer attorney. Following law school, Adam served as a law clerk to the Honorable Christina A. Snyder, Honorable Stephen G. Larson, and Honorable Virginia A. Phillips, all of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

Adam graduated from Columbia Law School in 2008, where he was a James Kent Scholar and Dean’s Public Interest Law Scholar, and received the Allan Morrow Prize for Sexuality and Gender Law. He served as Executive Editor of the Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems, and was a member of the Sexuality and Gender Law Clinic and City Bar Legal Clinic for the Homeless. Adam earned his undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Tufts University.