Adam B. Farlow

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Adam Farlow is the Global Chair of our Capital Markets Practice Group. He is a New York and English qualified capital markets partner based in London. He has extensive experience in US securities laws and transaction management. He has been elected as a Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and serves on the Council of the American Bar Association Section of International Law.

Practice Focus

Adam focuses on offerings of international debt (primarily high yield), equity and other forms of financing involving companies, investors, major financial institutions and trustees, as well as all forms of restructuring and liability management for debtors, creditors, trustees and dealer managers.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association - Council
  • American Bar Foundation - Life Fellow


  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (2013)
  • New York~United States (1998)


  • Yale Law School (J.D.) (1997)
  • University of Mississippi (B.B.A.) (1994)

Recent Speaking Engagements

Moderator, "Foreign Direct Investment in Turkey," American Bar Association International Legal Exchange, Istanbul, Spring 2016

Speaker, "Accessing International Capital," India-US Cross-Border Investment 2.0, New Delhi, Winter 2016

Speaker, "Reaching the next step of development through capital markets," Euronext/Enternext Techshare, Brussels, Autumn 2015


Author of two chapters in "Understanding High Yield Bonds," Private Equity International, March 2014

Author, "Preparing for Kick-Off - How Can You Get Your Company Ready for an IPO?," published in The Treasurer, the Magazine of the Association of Corporate Treasurers, March 2014