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A law firm of skilled, practical and business-minded former BigLaw attorneys, who work closely with their clients to achieve results and deliver value.
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Barton LLP

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Barton LLP Nationally Recognized As One Of 10 Firms Giving BigLaw A Run For Its Money

Law360 featured Barton as one of “10 boutiques that have established brands on par with the biggest of firms” who are “capable of competing with – and beating – the best big firms at the highest level.” The article cites a growing trend ...

Barton Named by Super Lawyers Magazine as an Innovator in Law Firm Management

Barton LLP was featured in the “Firm Forward: Law Office Innovations” section of the 2019 Super Lawyers New York Metro magazine in an article entitled, “Not BigLaw.” Interviewed by the writer, managing partner Roger Barton outlined the ...

Barton Leads the Trend in Securing BigLaw Partners Making Lateral Moves

Law360 touted Barton LLP as a draw for BigLaw partners who are interested in making a move to a firm that offers a more dexterous and desirable platform to practice law. “…there is a current trend in BigLaw for partners in certain practice areas ...

Barton Case Cited by Law360 as One of 2019’s Top Five Non-Compete Rulings

In the case, Edward Jones v. Kerr in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, partner James E. Heavey stood victorious for Barton client, John Kerr, former Edward Jones’ registered representative, in a non-solicitation dispute ...

Barton LLP Celebrates Nearly Half of Firm Selected to Super Lawyers 2019

Barton LLP is excited to announce its list of attorneys selected to Super Lawyers 2019 for the New York Metro Area. The selected attorneys comprise nearly half of the firm’s total attorney roster, with the majority being repeat appointees. A ...

The Nashville Business Journal: Barton Enters Nashville – “Snags Longtime Legal Pro”

The Nashville Business Journal highlights the reasons behind Barton’s expansion into Nashville with Marc Dedman at the helm. To read the entire article, click here.

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Barton COVID-19 Resource Center

Barton supports our clients and colleagues by continuing to collect available information regarding programs and assistance resources that have come into focus particularly due to the widespread and rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic. Please see ...

Roger E. Barton Interviewed by Thomson Reuters’ Practice Innovations Newsletter for Firm Leadership During a Pandemic

Managing Partner Roger E. Barton‘s advice was sought by Thomson Reuters' Practice Innovations Newsletter in an article, “Back to the Office, But Maybe Not for Some Firms,” focusing on running a firm during COVID-19 and post shelter-in-place ...

Kenneth Rashbaum to Lead Webinar Panel, “Cyber Compliance & Litigation: What Now?”

Partner Kenneth Rashbaum will lead a panel discussion webinar focusing on how litigants must balance discovery goals and standards while also complying with numerous federal, state, and international data security and privacy requirements, ...

Roger Barton: Quoted in Law360 Article, “Law Firms Brace For More COVID-19 Financial Woes”

During an interview, Roger Barton imparts his firm’s current workflow strategy to Law360 as COVID-19 continues to affect the economy, and what he believes to be Barton’s most valuable asset. To read the entire article, click ...

Bankruptcy Partner Eric W. Sleeper Addresses the Implications to Trade Vendors of Additional Terms DIP Lenders Are Likely to Require Due to COVID-19 Repercussions in a Women’s Wear Daily Article

Bankruptcy Partner Eric W. Sleeper was called upon by Women’s Wear Daily to comment on the anticipated tightening of debtor-in-possession financing by lenders as it relates to trade vendors in an article, “DIP Lenders’ Strings May Pose ...

James Heavey Quoted in AdvisorHub Article, “Edward Jones Seeks to Stall Broker Who Joined LPL”

Partner James E. Heavey, of the firm’s securities and financial services group, comments in AdvisorHub on the recent Edward Jones attempts to enjoin a former advisor during the Covid-19 pandemic for doing what it permits its own recruited advisors ...

Roger Barton Interviewed: “Demonstrating Firm Leadership in a Pandemic”

"Firm leaders — how are you doing? What are you doing? Let’s take a look at how some law firm managing partners are handling the importance of communication, readiness, emotional well-being and other concerns amid this COVID-19 pandemic. I ...

James Heavey Quoted in AdvisorHub Article, “Judge Kills TRO Against RayJay Team, Saying Old Employer Misled Him”

Partner James E. Heavey comments on the dismissal of a TRO against former advisors of Regions Bank for misrepresenting facts in the affidavits in support of, that the court relied on in an AdvisorHub article. Read the entire article here.

William A. Newman to Speak at BritishAmerican Business Workshop “Start Up, Scale Up, Sale: US Expansion” on June 25th

William A. Newman is slated to speak at an upcoming workshop hosted by Barton LLP and organized by BritishAmerican Business in collaboration with CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen). The panel of speakers will also include Aubrey Medal of CLA and Julia Weed of ...

Roger E. Barton to Speak at the Managing Partner Forum 2020 Leadership Conference in Atlanta, Georgia – Sept 30-Oct 1

“Leadership in Action – Building Tomorrow’s Law Firm by Executing Successful Growth Strategies” is the topic at the 2020 Managing Partner Forum (MPF) being led by Roger E. Barton for managing partners who are looking for ways to successfully ...

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Nashville, TN 37203
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