Adam is a business lawyer in Montreal, Quebec. Originally from the Toronto area, he holds a B.A. in history & political science and an M.A. in political science from McGill University, where he also attended law school.

After being involved in mainstream Canadian politics in his youth, Adam became a strong believer in the idea of liberty after attending Cato University in 2002. In addition to sitting on the ILS board, Adam is a frequent contributor to the Québécois Libre.