Dr Adrian started her career in business with a Masters degree in business from Schiller International University, London. Later she received her Juris Doctorate from Loyola University, New Orleans, and practised law in Louisiana. Next, she gained an LLM with distinction in Commercial Law from the University of Aberdeen while concurrently qualifying as a solicitor in England and Wales.
Dr Adrian published her PhD as a monograph entitled Law and Order in Virtual Worlds: Exploring Avatars, their Ownership and Rights. Currently, she is a Senior Lecturer at Southern Cross University and Editor of the International Journal of Intellectual Property Management.