Enforcement 40 for 2013: Jonathan R. Barr

Jonathan Barr has spent more than 20 years investigating and litigating securities law offenses. First as a senior counsel at the Commission, a DOJ Fraud Section prosecutor, an Assistant US Attorney and finally as defense counsel at Baker Hostetler. Jon is well known and respected for his deep knowledge of the federal securities laws and this reputation for excellence as an advocate in both the boardroom and courtroom. Jon has played pivotal roles in major accounting, FCPA and market abuse cases, including most recently as counsel to the Madoff Trustee and defense counsel to Bruno Iksil – the lead trader in the JP Morgan $6 billion dollar trading loss case.”