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Adam L. Lounsbury


P 804-212-2863 F 804-649-0403


Adam L. Lounsbury


Adam L. Lounsbury is a principal in the Richmond, Virginia, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He defends employers in class and collective actions against alleged wage and hour violations resulting from misclassification and other workplace-related claims. Over the course of his career, he has represented financial institutions, automobile and consumer product manufacturers, and companies in the transportation, insurance, tech, travel, healthcare, and hospitality industries.

Adam is an accomplished advocate that has litigated cases in state and federal courts throughout the country, including in California, Florida, Massachusetts, Montana, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia. He has also arbitrated cases before AAA, ARIAS, FINRA, and JAMS.

Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Adam was a partner in Richmond, Virginia at a boutique trial firm, and practiced at an international law firm based in New York City.

Professional Associations and Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • National Home Delivery Association, Co-Chair, Risk Management Council (2020-Present)
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
  • Virginia Bar Association

Published Works

  • "At the Intersection of Independent Workforce Arrangements and Employment Law," 45 Employee Rel. L. J. 3 (Winter 2019) (co-author)
  • "The Advent of Laws for the Gig Economy in Florida," FOCUS, Association of Corporate Counsel (Summer 2019) (co-author)


“Employee or Independent Contractor Status in Virginia,” Virginia CLE – Online Seminar, August 2020 (Presenter) 
“Current Developments in Arbitration,” Virginia CLE - Charlottesville, VA, March 2020, (Live-Recorded) (Presenter) 
"Best Practices for Recruiting and Onboarding Independent Contractors,” American Trucking Association - Richmond, VA, August 2019 (Webinar) (Co-presenter)
"Evolving Underwriting Models – Using Transactional and Performance-Based Data," National Home Delivery Association Risk Management Council - Denver, CO, August 2019 (Panelist)
"Opportunities that 'Big Data' Unlocks for Managing Risk," National Home Delivery Association Risk Management Council - Denver, CO, August 2019 (Panelist)