Steven J. Adamski

Steven J. Adamski: Attorney with Adamski Moroski Madden Cumberland & Green LLP AV stamp icon
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Law Clerk to Judge Spencer A. Williams, United States District Court, Northern District of California, 1981-1983. Associate: Cooper, White & Cooper, Miller, Starr & Regalia, San Francisco, 1983-1988. Partner, Sinsheimer, Schiebelhut & Baggett, San Luis Obispo, 1991-2001. Contributing Editor, California Practice Guide: Federal Civil Procedure Before Trial (The Rutter Group). Contributor and Senior Lead Editor, Practice Guide: Federal Civil Procedure Before Trial (The Wagstaffe Group); Attorney Representative, Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, 1997. Starting in 1995, Mr. Adamski provided a wide range of legal services to the Golden State Warriors, the Bay Area's National Basketball Association franchise. Initially, he was the franchise's special litigation counsel. From 2001 until 2011 he was the team's general counsel. During this period, Mr. Adamski handled a number of complex matters and disputes for the franchise including, among others, matters involving employment, player related disputes, breach of contract, financing, sponsorships and broadcast rights. He regularly represented the franchise in its ongoing relations with both the City of Oakland and the County of Alameda.

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Complex Business Litigation and Transactions
  • Appellate Practice
  • Partnership and Corporate Law
  • Breach of Contract
  • Antitrust
  • Unfair Competition
  • Intellectual Property
  • Water Rights
  • Sports Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
805-242-4737  Phone
805-543-0980  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3835, Avila Beach, CA 93424
University Attended:
University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., magna cum laude, 1978
Law School Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, J.D., 1981
Year of First Admission:
1982, California; 1982, U.S. District Court, Northern, Eastern and Central Districts of California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
San Luis Obispo County Bar Association (President, 1996); State Bar of California.
Birth Information:
San Luis Obispo, California, January 24, 1956

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