Before joining Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, Adair served as Judicial Clerk to the Hon. A. Marvin Quattlebaum, Jr., United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
Adair earned her Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the University of South Carolina. She received a Master of Education and Educational Specialist degree in Counseling from Clemson University and Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Virginia. While in law school, she served as the Senior Student Works Editor for the South Carolina Law Review, was a student member of Women in Law, and received the Joseph O. Rogers Bicentennial Fellowship and Albert C. Todd, III Estate Planning Award.