Adam Connatser

Partner

Adam co-founded Wright Connatser with his business partner and fellow social entrepreneur, Bob Wright in 2014. Adam serves the firm’s clients by drawing on 17-plus years of experience practicing business law, including 13 as an associate and partner at the global firm Squire Patton Boggs. He serves a wide range of clients, from those at the highest echelons of business and finance to entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized businesses, and non-profits. Adam’s expertise includes business and transaction structuring, private placements, M&A, fund formation, finance, workouts and restructurings, corporate and securities, and various related areas of practice. He has written and spoken extensively on topics such as M&A, finance, impact investing and social entrepreneurship.

Adam was named to the list of D Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine 2017.  He was named to the list of Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters for 2005-2007, 2009, 2011-2016.  This designation is earned each year by a select group of 2.5% of Texas lawyers under the age of 40.  Adam attended The University of Texas School of Law, where he graduated With Honors in 2001. Before that, he attended Baylor University, where he graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Communications and a minor in Business in 1998.

In the community, Adam has served on numerous non-profit boards, including as Board President of Family Compass, a strong and long-standing child abuse prevention agency. He coaches his kids’ soccer and T-ball teams and is also a proud member of the Leadership Dallas class of 2014. He’s the head of his daughter’s Adventure Princesses tribe and the breakfast chef at home, where he specializes in whole grain pancakes and scrambled eggs.