A former Assistant U. S. Attorney, Department of Justice Fraud Section Trial Attorney and Securities and Exchange Commission Senior Counsel, Jon Barr is a seasoned advocate who vigorously defends and advises public companies, corporate executives, and individuals in white collar criminal and SEC enforcement matters.
With more than twenty years of experience in government investigations, Jon is regularly retained by corporations and executive management to conduct internal investigations into whether FCPA or other violations have occurred, to provide advice during investigations and to advise clients on remedial measures and compliance programs. Jon's engagements include representing clients in investigations involving the FCPA, complex accounting and securities law issues, insider trading restrictions, healthcare fraud claims, the False Claims Act and export controls issues.
The Securities Docket named Jon to its "Enforcement 40 for 2017," which is Securities Docket's list of the 40 best and brightest securities enforcement defense lawyers in the United States. He is ranked in Chambers USA for Litigation: White Collar Crime & Government Investigations in the District of Columbia.