Douglass Barron is an associate in the Corporate Restructuring practice and is based in the firm's New York office. His practice focuses on the representation of both debtors and creditors in bankruptcy and out-of-court restructurings.
Before joining Paul Hastings, Mr. Barron completed clerkships in the Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Kentucky and the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York and practiced law as a Trial Attorney for the United States Trustee Program.
Mr. Barron received his law degree from the University of Oregon School of Law in 2012, where he served as an Articles Editor of the OregonLaw Review. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Reed College in 2009.
Accolades and Recognitions
American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence
American Bankruptcy Law Journal Prize
University of Oregon School of Law, J.D. (Order of the Coif), 2012
Reed College, B.A. (Phi Beta Kappa), 2009
Published in the California Bankruptcy Journal and Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law
Stern v. Marshall and the Bankruptcy Code's Transfer Avoidance Actions, 32 Cal. Bankr. J. 563 (2013)
Are Buyers of Assets Acquired From Debtors in Section 363 Bankruptcy Sales Protected from Product Liability Claims?, Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law, Nov./Dec. 2016 (with Andrew V. Tenzer and Luc A. Despins)