Fruth, Jamison & Elsass, PLLC
3902 IDS Center
80 South Eighth Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402
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Adam Gillette represents clients in business disputes such as breach of contract and shareholder disputes. Adam also handles a variety of labor and employment law cases including employment discrimination and retaliation, sexual harassment, FINRA arbitration agreements, breach of contract, and collective bargaining agreement negotiations. Adam has tried to verdict, as first or second chair, sexual harassment claims, age discrimination claims, contract claims, breach of fiduciary duty claims, and failure to pay wages claims.
Adam has been named annually as a “Rising Star” in Super Lawyers-Rising Stars since 2007. Adam is a former president and board member of Minnesota NELA, the Minnesota affiliate of the National Employment Lawyers Association. Adam is a member of the American Bar Association (where he has served on the Trial Practice Committee), the American Trial Lawyers Association, the Federal Bar Association, and the Minnesota Bar Association.
Adam is a graduate of Marquette University and a 2003 graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School. While attending the University of Minnesota Law School, Adam was a research assistant to Professor Stephen Befort. Adam co-authored with Professor Befort two articles on the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (the federal plant-closing law), as well as a continuing legal education lecture on 2002 Supreme Court decisions in employment law. Adam has spoken nationally on the Americans with Disabilities Act. Adam currently teaches a course entitled "Practice and Professionalism" at the University of Minnesota Law School. The course introduces students to foundational lawyering skills and professional responsibility issues.