In October 2006 Adam Kokas joined AAWW as Senior Vice President General Counsel and Secretary. In this role Mr. Kokas is responsible for directing the Company’s legal and regulatory affairs as well as overseeing all corporate governance matters.
Mr. Kokas joined AAWW from Ropes & Gray LLP where he was a partner in their Corporate Department focusing on general corporate securities and business law. Prior to joining Ropes & Gray Mr. Kokas was a partner at Kelley Drye & Warren LLP where he joined as an associate in 2001. At both Kelley Drye and at Ropes & Gray Mr. Kokas had represented AAWW in a variety of matters including corporate finance transactions corporate governance matters strategic alliances securities matters and other general corporate issues.
Mr. Kokas earned his B.A. from Rutgers University and is a cum laude graduate of the Boston University School of Law where he was an Edward M. Hennessey scholar. He is a member of the Bar in New York and New Jersey.