Adam LaPlaca is from Glastonbury, Connecticut. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology. Prior to law school, Adam worked as a Vice President for a research consulting firm, GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group), in Austin, Texas. During law school, Adam has interned with the Cyber Crimes Section of the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia (1L Summer), the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section of the Department of Justice (2L Spring), the Bureau of Consumer Protection of the Federal Trade Commission (2L Summer), and the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office (3L Fall). Adam was a member of the Notre Dame Men’s Soccer team as an undergraduate student and has served as a Volunteer Assistant Coach for the team since returning to ND for law school. In his free time, Adam enjoys reading, hiking, and spending time with his wife, Emily, and their dog, Sherlock.