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Recent News

The Family Business Institute Launch Featuring Author Lewis Schiff

Earlier this month, The Family Business Institute launched with an inaugural event featuring author Lewis Schiff and his newest book Business Brilliant. Schiff spoke about the keys to self-made success and gave insightful anecdotes to teach how to become the next leading entrepreneur.   We are proud to introduce the first of many events to come in which we …

Barton’s client DesignScene transforms Vanderbilt Hall for Topshop celebration with guests Beyoncé Knowles, Lionel Richie, and more

DesignScene, an esteemed client of Barton LLP, built an extraordinary environment for Topshop’s luxe celebration at Grand Central on November 4th. The dinner was held to celebrate Topshop’s newest location, a 40,000 square foot flagship at the corner of 49th Street and Fifth Avenue. Guest performances by Lionel Richie and Jessie J were a hit …


Seed Forum International to host its 20th investor conference in New York City

Roger E. Barton will deliver the key note address at the 20th Seed Forum conference before an audience of venture funds, investment companies, family offices, and individual investors who are interested in emerging international tech companies selected by Seed Forum to present at the conference.   To register for the Seed Forum New York event, …

Six Barton Attorneys Named Super Lawyers

Thompson Reuters’ annual survey of the top 5% of lawyers in the Nation named Roger E. Barton, Orrit Hershkovitz, Mathew Hoffman, Abe Mastbaum, Randall Rasey and Cynthia Rubin as Super Lawyers.


CLSA, Asia’s leading brokerage and investment group presents: The Internet of Things Innovation Summit in NYC

Kenneth N. Rashbaum will be leading a panel titled “Exploring the Security of the Internet of Things: Trust Comes First” at the Internet of Things Innovation Summit hosted by CLSA. The Innovation Summit aims to help investors make sense of the fragmented landscape of the Internet of Things. Topics of exploration will include trends in …

A Practical Guide to Capital Markets: Participants, Instruments and Compliance, by Abe Mastbaum

Now in its third year, Thompson Reuters has just released the updated 2014 edition of this valuable guide into the inner workings of the Capital Markets. Drawing on Abe’s years of legal practice and over 1500 lectures that he has given to financial institutions, rating agencies and industry players around the world, Abe provides a …

Of Note

Orrit Hershkovitz joins Barton as a Partner to expand its Family Law Practice

We are pleased to announce that Orrit Hershkovitz has joined as a partner of the firm. Orrit represents clients in all aspects of family law, including divorce, child custody and access, child and spousal support, relocation, and the negotiation and preparation of pre-nuptial, post-nuptial, and separation agreements.

Charles B. Hughes joins Barton to head its Venture Capital and Private Equity Practice Practice

We are pleased to announce that Charles B. Hughes has joined as a partner of the firm. Charles is a leading practitioner in the areas of venture capital, private equity transactions and fund formations. He has extensive experience representing funds in their fundraising and investments as well as the purchase and sale of portfolio companies.

Kenneth N. Rashbaum joins Barton to head its Privacy and Cyber Security Practice

We are pleased to announce that Kenneth N. Rashbaum has joined as a partner of the firm. Ken is a leading practitioner in the areas of privacy, cyber-security and e-discovery on behalf of domestic and multinational corporations as well as healthcare organizations.