Adam Horowitz

Adam J. Horowitz

Adam J. Horowitz
New York
+1 212 459 7182

Adam J. Horowitz is an associate in Goodwin’s IP Litigation Department and a member of the firm’s Cannabis practice. His practice focuses on cannabis law and litigation. Adam has represented emerging companies, multistate operators, and adjacent (i.e., non-plant touching) companies in regulatory, compliance, and licensing matters. As a litigator, Adam has extensive experience in federal and state court, as well as in arbitration.


  • Represent and assist multiple cannabis operators in securing cultivation, manufacturing, and dispensary licenses from the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission
  • Negotiate Management Services Agreement on behalf of cannabis operator
  • Prepare compliance plan and best practices guidance for national marketing firm’s cannabis practice
  • Represent non-plant touching company in employment matter concerning non-compete and non-solicitation agreements
  • Represent company director at AAA arbitration
  • Routinely secure favorable results on dispositive motions in both federal and state court

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin in 2022, Adam was an associate in Cole Schotz, P.C.’s New York office.




Boston University School of Law

(cum laude, Litigation and Dispute Resolution Concentration with honors)


University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

(with distinction)



  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Massachusetts


  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey