Adrian has been a lawyer for over 30 years. His main areas of practice are public sector development schemes, regeneration projects and funding agreements for local authorities and Homes England (formerly the HCA). The majority of his career was spent with Eversheds Sutherland where he was the senior partner of the Newcastle office.
Adrian has been a board member for a number of charities and not-for-profit organisations.
Currently, he is an academic tutor at Sunderland University teaching postgraduate students in the pro bono law clinic.