Adam Davids is a practicing lawyer who has been either production, finance or distribution counsel on over 50 films and works with both talent and institutions in the entertainment industry. Additionally, Adam holds a Masters of Arts from Columbia University and has passed Level I of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) examination. Prior to practicing law, Adam was Vice President, International of the New York Institute of Finance and Chief Executive Officer of the Global Association of Risk Professionals. At other times Adam has been the financial director for the electronic music conference M3 and provided training services to the National Association of Securities Dealers (now FINRA) and the CFA Institute. Adam received his JD from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. He has been designated a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in 2015 and 2016.