Many of our attorneys have spent significant portions of their careers in the financial industry and are thus aptly suited to assist clients in navigating its nuances.
Amid a shifting regulatory landscape, Barton aids clients in remaining compliant under SEC and FINRA regulations, while providing representation during arbitration or litigation if the need arises. Among others, claims such as fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and insider trading can cause irreparable harm to a financial institution’s or individual’s reputation if not handled professionally and efficiently.
Furthermore, Barton regularly advises these institutions on corporate restructuring, business transactions, PIPE investments, mergers and acquisitions, sale of preferred stock, and divestitures. Additionally, Barton’s cybersecurity team maintains a robust working knowledgeable of current cybersecurity and data privacy measures for preventing the breach of sensitive information. Our team routinely advises financial institutions on best practices and effective protocols for minimizing the risk of a cyberattack.