Adam G. Unikowsky is a partner in the Litigation Department and a member of the Appellate and Supreme Court, Communications, and Technology Litigation Practices. He returned to the Firm in 2011 after completing a clerkship at the U.S. Supreme Court for Justice Antonin Scalia. Prior to his clerkship, he had been at Jenner & Block since 2008.
Mr. Unikowsky is a litigator. He has been involved in numerous patent cases involving a wide range of computer and electrical engineering technologies. He also has significant experience in appellate, telecommunications, copyright, insurance, antitrust, bankruptcy, energy, government contracts, defamation, and complex commercial litigation, and has participated in cases in numerous federal courts, state courts, and arbitral tribunals. He also maintains an active pro bono practice. He recently prevailed in a Seventh Circuit appeal in which he secured habeas relief for a prison inmate, and then successfully handled the inmate’s re-sentencing. He also played an important role in securing the reversal of a defendant’s murder conviction.
Mr. Unikowsky is admitted to practice in the state of New York and the District of Columbia.