David K. Adam

Maximizing the Power of Partnerships
Contact: (888) 445-2353
(314) 621-9550
Law School: Saint Louis University School of Law - Saint Louis University
Jurisdictions: Missouri
U.S. Tax Court


About David K. Adam
David represents corporate and individual clients in a wide range of matters such as contracts, leases, employee disputes, business purchases and sales, corporate litigation, insurance, family law/divorce and related litigation. He has helped companies achieve benefits via appeals related to property and manufacturer taxes, sales/use and excise taxes along with consultation regarding registration and license matters. David can also defend against challenges initiated by State, Local and Federal tax departments in tax compliance controversies. He has served in corporate roles including those of Accounting Controller, Business Owner, Chief Financial Officer, and State and Local Tax Consultant. As a result, he appreciates what consumers of legal services seek. David has also served as a Board Member for various charitable and corporate entities in numerous industries. David implements an interdisciplinary approach to his clients' legal matters by working closely with their client's executives, in-house counsel, operating personnel and other consultants. He also staffs matters with other attorneys at UGBB to leverage diverse experiences in business litigation, personal injury, divorce, real estate, trusts, wills and probate estates for purposes of planning and resolving disputes. David's varied experience combined with a spirit of collaboration, allow him to bring a comprehensive perspective to his clients' cases. As one of the firm's partners, he seeks practical, cost-effective resolutions, while keeping in mind the long-term implications of each matter.
Practice Areas
  • Tax Law
  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Divorce
  • Insurance Claims
  • Probate
Additional Practice Areas
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Property Tax Appeals
  • Business Sales, Mergers/Acquisitions
  • Business Purchases, Acquisitions
  • Bank Workouts
  • Back Taxes, Taxpayer Advocate
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
U.S. Tax Court 
Professional Experience
Partner, Uthoff, Graeber, Bobinette & Blanke
Our lead tax practice attorney, David K. Adam, has an accounting background to supplement his law license, and served as a CFO, business developer and tax consultant for over twenty-five years. He has worked with companies ranging in size from small firms to multi-nationals. He cooperates with the UGBB team to provide services ranging from investigations, to interpretation of tax codes, to aggressive advocacy and representation at hearings. UGBB can be retained on an hourly or contingency basis
University of Missouri - St. LouisB.S.Accounting
Honors: Beta Alpha Psi Honorary Fraternity, Cum laude
University of Missouri - St. LouisM.A.Master of Accountancy
Honors: Gamma Beta Phi Honorary Fraternity, Summa cum laude
Saint Louis University School of Law - Saint Louis UniversityJ.D.
St. Louis Chancellor Service Award, University of Missouri
Presidential Citation Award, University of Missouri
Professional Associations
Member, Bar Association of Missouri
Member, Bar Association of St. Louis Missouri


Website: Attorney and Firm Website


Dowtown Location
906 Olive Street
Suite 300
St. Louis, MO 63101
Toll-Free: (888) 445-2353
Telephone: (314) 621-9550
Fax: (314) 621-2697
Clayton Location
8000 Maryland Avenue
Clayton, MO 63105
Toll-Free: (888) 445-2353
Telephone: (314) 621-9550
Fax: (314) 621-2697
Uthoff, Graeber, Bobinette & Blanke
906 Olive Street - Suite 300
St. Louis, MO 63101
Telephone: (314) 621-9550