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Adam J. Sinton

Partner

Adam Sinton’s practice focuses on complex civil litigation, primarily in the healthcare industry. He has significant experience in complicated commercial disputes, including investigating and litigating health care fraud, contract disputes between medical providers and facilities, and ERISA benefits litigation. Adam’s experience has led him to develop in-depth knowledge regarding the way that the American healthcare system actually operates.

Adam takes a hands-on approach to his cases by immersing himself in intricate and complicated factual circumstances, with the ultimate goal of translating complex issues into relatable and understandable concepts for a judge and jury.

Adam also has experience working on a variety of other types of multi-party civil litigation, including class actions and MDLs, as well as various product liability and toxic tort cases.  

Adam is licensed in Georgia, Colorado and Nevada and has represented clients pro hac vice in a number of other jurisdictions.

Education

University of Colorado - Boulder, B.A., magna cum laude, 2008

Emory University School of Law, J.D., 2012

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Colorado
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of Nevada
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Colorado Court of Appeals
  • Colorado Supreme Court
  • Nevada Supreme Court

Representative Experience

Represented managed care company in case asserting fraud, RICO, and ERISA claims against group of affiliated labs and pharmacies

Represented managed care company in arbitrations against providers over providers’ removal from network of participating providers

Represented managed care company in case asserting fraud claims against revenue cycle management and billing company

Obtained summary judgment on substantive claims for and against surgeon in complex commercial dispute with hospital system

Provided compliance and regulatory advice to durable medical equipment inventor and distributor

Defended municipality against dozens of claims stemming from toxic exposure from drinking water

Defended property owners, managers, and related franchisers in cases concerning mass toxic exposures

Awards & Recognitions

Super Lawyers Magazine, Georgia Rising Stars List, Civil Litigation Defense (2018-2020)

Professional & Community Activities

Georgia Bar Association

Atlanta Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association