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Adam Barton

San Francisco
F: +1.415.403.6086


  • J.D., Santa Clara University, 2012
  • B.B.A., University of San Diego, 2009
  • California


Adam Barton is an associate in the Finance and Bankruptcy Practice Group in the firm's San Francisco office.

Areas of Practice

Adam represents bank and non-bank lenders, borrowers and issuers in a variety of complex financings and structured financing transactions. Before joining Sheppard Mullin, Adam served as in-house counsel at a large publicly-traded company as well as a marketplace lender.  Adam’s experience includes whole loan portfolio sales and forward flow transactions with institutional investors.  Adam has also worked on a variety of structured financings and other debt capital markets transactions, including ABS, ABCP and RMBS and asset-based lending.  Adam also advised on corporate and financial regulatory matters during his time in-house such as compliance with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and related rules and regulations.