Adam C. Wattenbarger

Adam C. Wattenbarger

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Adam Wattenbarger is an associate at Kennedy & Graven, Chartered, and practices in the areas of municipal law, school law and litigation.

Prior to joining Kennedy & Graven, Adam was a law clerk for Chief Justice Lorie Gildea on the Minnesota Supreme Court.

Adam received his J. D. magna cum laude from the University of Minnesota law school in 2014. He was an articles editor for the Minnesota Law Review.

Adam received a B.S. with High Distinction in secondary education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2009. 

Adam lives in Minneapolis with his wife Micaela.  He enjoys watching too much TV, going to movies, and poorly playing tennis and racquetball.

Areas of Practice

  • Municipal Law
  • School Law

Past Employment Positions

  • Minnesota Supreme Court, Law Clerk, 2014 - 2015


  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2014
    • Law Review: University of Minnesota Law Review
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska
    • B.S. - 2009
    • Honors: With High Distinction
    • Major: Secondary Education

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota