National. Institute., Guatemala, Bachelor of Arts; Law School, Guatemala, Bachelor of Laws
Secretary of legation, 1908. Under-Secretary of State, 19101920. Minister of Foreign Affairs, 1922— 1923.
Minister Plenipotentiary to France, Spain, and Italy, 1923-1925. President of the Legislative Assembly, 1926. Minister Plenipotentiary to the United States since 1928.
Delegate to the Second Pan American Congress of Washington, D.C., 1915. To the International Congress of Americanists of Washington, D.C., 1915, and of The Hague, 1924. To the Pan American Arbitration Conference of Washington, 1928.
To the World Economic Conference of London, 1933.
Sociedad de Geografía e Historia, Guatemala. Sociedad de Geografía y Estadística of Mexico City. Sociedad Histórica Americana of Buenos Aires.
Instituto Ibero-Americano de Derecho Comparado of Madrid. Ateneo of Santiago; Metropolitan and Chevy Chase Clubs, Washington, D.C.
Married Maria Palomo. Children: Laura, Adrián Jr., Beatriz, and Maria.