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Jason Burt

Associate Regional Director of Enforcement
Securities & Exchange Commission

Jason Burt is the Associate Regional Director of Enforcement in the Denver Regional Office. In this role, Jason leads DRO's Enforcement efforts, supervising over 50 investigative and trial unit staff in their investigations and litigations. Prior to becoming the Associate Regional Director, Jason was an Assistant Regional Director in both the Asset Management Unit and the Market Abuse Unit of the Division of Enforcement. The Asset Management Unit focuses on cases related to mutual fund, hedge fund, and private equity fund practices, while the Market Abuse Unit specializes in cases related to large-scale insider trading, market structure, and cyber issues. Jason has also served as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, teaching a class on Investment Adviser Enforcement and Regulation. Prior to joining the SEC, he worked in the Securities Enforcement group of a New York-based law firm representing financial institutions, public companies, and individuals in a broad range of investigations and other matters before the SEC and other agencies.