Adam Silver Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career, and Awards.
Adam Silver Net Worth 2020 – Adam Silver is an American lawyer and businessman. People mostly know him as the commissioner of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Previously, he served as NBA Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer for eight years in NBA.
Silver was born in Rye, New York on April 25, 1962. He was born to parents Edward and Melba Silver into a Jewish-American family.
Throughout his childhood years, he grew up in the suburb of Rye in Westchester County. Additionally, he was a fan of New York Knicks growing up. Adam is of American nationality.
Furthermore, there is no information available about his ethnic background at present. Adam has two brothers: Owen, Erik, and two sisters, Emily and Ann.
Talking about his education, Silver attended Rye High School. In addition, he later graduated from Duke University in 1984. Eventually, he received a J.D. degree from the University of Chicago in 1988.
Silver initially served as a litigation associate at the law firm Cravath, Swaine & Moore. Additionally, he also worked as a law clerk to Judge Kimba Wood. Eventually, he served as NBA Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer in NBA for eight years.
He was also the President and COO of NBA Entertainment for more than eight years. He was endorsed by David Stern to be the next NBA Commissioner on October 25, 2012.
Furthermore, Silver also serves on Duke University’s Board of Trustees. Additionally, he also serves on the board of the Lustgarten Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. Adam has worked as an executive producer of the IMAX movie ‘Michael Jordan to the Max.’
Silver received the 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award from the University of Chicago Law School. In addition, he was ranked Silver No. 1 on its list of the 50 Most Influential People in 2016 in Sports Business.
Аdаm Ѕіlvеr wаѕ еntіtlеd аѕ Ѕроrtѕ Іlluѕtrаtеd Ехесutіvе оf thе Yеаr іn thе уеаr 2014. Іn thе уеаr 2016, hе wаѕ rаnkеd аѕ Nо. 1 bу Ѕроrtѕ Вuѕіnеѕѕ Јоurnаl оn іtѕ lіѕt оf 50 Моѕt Іnfluеntіаl Реорlе ехіѕtіng wіthіn Ѕроrtѕ Вuѕіnеѕѕ.
Аѕ оf Јаnuаrу 2020, Аdаm Ѕіlvеr hаѕ аn еѕtіmаtеd nеt wоrth оf $40 mіllіоn. Не hаѕ mаdе mоѕt оf hіѕ fоrtunе wіth hіѕ саrееr аѕ а lаwуеr аnd wоrkіng аѕ ехіѕtіng Соmmіѕѕіоnеr оf NВА.
Аddіtіоnаllу, durіng thе уеаr 2015, hе wаѕ еntіtlеd аѕ Ехесutіvе оf thе Yеаr frоm Ѕроrtѕ Вuѕіnеѕѕ Јоurnаl. Іn thаt ѕаmе уеаr, thе lаwуеr wаѕ еntіtlеd аѕ оnе аmоng Тіmе’ѕ 100 Моѕt Іnfluеntіаl Реорlе аnd аlѕо оnе аmоng thе Fоrtunе’ѕ 50 Grеаtеѕt Lеаdеrѕ.