Rod Adams

LeClairRyan, Richmond, VA
Board Member, FightSMA

Rod Adams has served on the FightSMA board providing extensive pro bono legal services since 2005. A health care lawyer with the 350-attorney firm of LeClairRyan in Richmond, Virginia, he is the author of “Clinical Trials and Human Research: A Practical Guide to Regulatory Compliance.” He has an undergraduate degree from Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois and law degrees from the University of Glasgow, Scotland, and the University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana). Rod has negotiated countless contracts with universities conducting SMA research. He cites as the most exciting aspect of his work with SMA: “…working with world-class experts and universities and their cutting-edge research.”