Steven J. Adamski

Steven J. Adamski: Attorney with Adamski Moroski Madden Cumberland & Green LLP AV stamp icon
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Note and Comment Editor, Ecology Law Quarterly, 1980-1981. 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, Schwarzer, Tashima & Wagstaffe, Federal Civil Procedure Before Trial (The Rutter Group). Attorney Representative, Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, 1997. Since 1995, Mr. Adamski has provided legal services to the Golden State Warriors, the Bay Area's National Basketball Association franchise. Starting in 1995, he acted as 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. He continues to advise the team on a variety of legal matters.

Areas of Practice (10)

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

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
805-250-5498  Phone
805-543-0980  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3835, Paso Robles, CA 93446
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

Peer Reviews

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Paso Robles, California

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