Adam Kessler is an attorney at Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss P.C., a full-service local law firm. He has quickly built a niche for assisting and counseling entrepreneurs and real estate developers across the country in the many challenges that they face starting and growing their businesses. In addition to his core focus, Adam has a growing practice at Jaffe devoted to general estate planning and family law matters, where he assists new families with the drafting of wills and estate plans.
Outside of the office, Adam is intensely involved in the Detroit community. He is an active member of the Board of Directors for the Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit, as well as the Michigan Urban Farming Initiative in Detroit’s North End. He is a member of the Detroit Institute of Arts Founder’s Junior Council board and the Birmingham Community House’s President’s Advisory Council. Recently, Adam was elected as the chairperson for the Michigan Chapter of Imerman Angels, a Chicago based nonprofit that focuses on providing one-on-one cancer support to cancer patients across the globe.
Adam and his wife, Hannah, are the proud parents of their newborn daughter, Emerson Roslyn Kessler. Following their positive experience participating in the seven-week prenatal program for jbabydetroit!, Adam and Hannah have now become the presenting sponsors of the entire program. After graduating as a triple business major from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, Adam returned home and spent five years working in the financial leadership program at the Ford Motor Company before attending Wayne State University Law School.