Adrian joined Irwin Mitchell as a solicitor in 1990 and became a partner in the firm's personal injury department in 1994. He has a special interest in mesothelioma and occupational cancer cases. He is a Fellow of the College of Personal Injury Law.
Adrian is also a trustee of the Sheffield Occupational Health Advisory Service, a co-founder and trustee of the June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund and an advisor to Mesothelioma UK. In addition, Adrian is a trustee and Chair of the Irwin Mitchell Charities Foundation, and of South-East Sheffield CAB.