Adam Klein is a Visiting Fellow at the Center for a New American Security and a Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow. His research focuses on the intersection of national security policy and law. Before coming to CNAS, Mr. Klein was a Senior Associate at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP. He previously served as a law clerk to Justice Antonin Scalia of the United States Supreme Court and Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Before attending law school, Mr. Klein worked on national security policy at the RAND Corporation and the 9/11 Public Discourse Project, the nonprofit successor to the 9/11 Commission. He began his career as a legislative assistant in the office of U.S. Representative C.W. “Bill” Young. From 2006-2007, Mr. Klein was a Robert Bosch Foundation Fellow in Berlin. He speaks German and French.