Adrian J. Adams




Founder. With an extensive background in the community association industry, Adrian Adams is one of the leading attorneys in California specializing in common interest developments. Adrian founded “Adams Stirling PLC” and quickly grew his firm into a preeminent boutique firm specializing in highrise condominiums, stock cooperatives, business parks, lake associations, golfing communities, equestrian associations, and ocean-front communities. Seeing the need to educate board members and homeowners, Adrian created a free online resource called that quickly became the number one resource for everything related to the Davis-Stirling Act. He also publishes a weekly newsletter that has become the largest circulating newsletter in the state.

Expert Witness. Adrian serves as an expert witness on standards of care issues involving association boards and managers and has testified extensively on issues involving maintenance, mold, rules enforcement, budgets, reserves, governing documents, management, and operations.