education

  • Emory University School of Law (J.D.)
  • Colgate University (B.A. in English)
Adriana Gardella

Adriana Gardella

Senior Writer

Adriana Gardella writes and edits the firm’s marketing materials, including website content and articles published in legal industry and consumer publications. Drawing on her background as a lawyer and journalist, she cuts through jargon to tell engaging stories in print and digital media.

While working as a journalist, her articles appeared in The New York Times, Forbes, Money, Salon, Time and many other publications. She also developed and wrote a New York Times online column on entrepreneurship that ran from 2010-2014. Previously, she was senior editor of Fortune Small Business magazine.

Prior to shifting her focus to writing, she practiced law, working as a criminal prosecutor in Chicago, and later as a litigation associate with an AmLaw 100 firm in New York City. She has spoken about media issues and career change, moderated panels on entrepreneurship, and provided commentary, as a journalist and former prosecutor, on CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, and Court TV.