Adam Douglas Brown

Adam Douglas Brown

Waukegan, Illinois

As a former prosecutor who spent 4 years working in special education classrooms, Adam Brown brings an insider's perspective into the courtroom and the school system. Prior to forming Adam D. Brown, Attorney At Law, P.C., Mr. Brown was an Assistant State's Attorney in the Lake County State's Attorney's Office in Waukegan, Illinois. Mr. Brown also worked in commercial and business litigation firms in Highland
Park and Glenview, Illinois. Prior to attending law school at DePaul University, he spent 4 years working in special education at Deerfield High School.

Mr. Brown is active in the Lake County community. He is a member of the Lake County Bar Association. He is an active volunteer in the Highland Park Legal Aid clinic, working with former prosecutors in their Domestic Violence practice.

Areas of Practice

  • 25% DUI​ ​and​ ​DWI
  • 25% Juvenile​ ​and​ ​Special​ ​Education​ ​Law
  • 25% Criminal​ ​Defense​
  • 10% Expungements
  • 15% Personal​ ​Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2012


  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois - 2011
  • University​ ​of​ ​Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Lake​ ​County​ ​Bar​ ​Association
  • American​ ​Association​ ​of​ ​Justice
  • Chicago​ ​Bar​ ​Association
  • Illinois​ ​Bar​ ​Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Highland​ ​Park​ ​Legal​ ​Aid​ ​Clinic​ ​-​ ​Domestic​ ​Violence​ ​Practice
  • Logan​ ​Square​ ​Legal ​Association


  • English (Primary)