Executive Deputy Attorney General
Illinois Attorney General's Office
Executive Deputy Attorney General Adam Braun joined the Illinois Attorney General’s Office in January 2019. Adam was previously Of Counsel at Greenberg Traurig LLP, where he was a member of the Government Law & Policy group since 2012. At Greenberg Traurig he represented clients before state agencies and the General Assembly. Previously, he served as Deputy Legislative Director and Legislative Counsel to Governor Pat Quinn. Earlier in his career, he worked as Staff Attorney in the Office of the Illinois State Treasurer. Braun chaired the Illinois Holocaust and Genocide Commission from 2011-2014 and was appointed to chair the State Workers Compensation Advisory Board in 2011. He earned a juris doctorate from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and undergraduate degrees from Columbia University and Jewish Theological Seminary.