Samuel Adcock is an accomplished senior business executive with nearly two decades of defense and transportation industry experience. Prior to joining Squire Patton Boggs, he was vice president and general manager of Mississippi manufacturing operations for Airbus Helicopters, Inc.
He also served as senior vice president for strategy and business development for Airbus Group’s predecessor, EADS North America, in Washington DC, as well as director of legislation and business development for DaimlerChrysler in Washington DC and its predecessor company, Daimler-Benz.
Before working in industry, he was Legislative Director for Senator Trent Lott and acted as his Director of Defense and Security Policy while Senator Lott was Senate Majority Leader. Sam ran for Congress in the First Congressional District of Mississippi in 2015. Between 2002 and 2004, Sam sat on the Defense Science Board for Department of Defense.