Adam C. Graham

Adam C. Graham

Detroit, Michigan

Adam C. Graham graduated cum laude from George Washington University with a Bachelor's degree in International Affairs and then obtained a Master's degree in History from American University. Adam earned his Juris Doctorate at the University of Michigan Law School where he graduated cum laude. At Michigan Law, Adam received honors in legal practice, placing him in the top 20% of students at the law school in legal research and writing.

Adam has experience clerking in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan and Michigan's Circuit Courts. In law school, Adam performed work with Warren's City Attorney's Office, the State Appellate Defender Office in Detroit, and San Diego's Office of the Primary Public Defender. He also served as an Associate Editor on the Michigan Journal of Law Reform.

Adam was born into a labor family halfway across the world in Nhulunbuy, Australia, a bauxite mining town. Adam's parents are proud members of the National Education Association (NEA) and his grandfather was a lifelong member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBCJA). In 1999, Adam received the George H. Laufenberg Scholarship Award from the UBCJA.

At Miller Cohen, P.L.C., Adam continues his family's long history with the labor movement, by working to secure the rights of working people across Michigan.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Labor Law

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan


  • University of Michigan Law School at Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • Juris Doctorate cum laude
    • Honors: Honors in legal practice
  • George Washington University
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: International Affairs
  • American University
    • Master’s degree
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association, Member
  • Michigan Bar Association, Member
  • Washtenaw County Bar Association, Member