Jonathan Burr

Associate | Washington, D.C. | (202) 887-1678
(202) 887-1678

Jon Burr is an associate in the firm’s Corporate Finance | Capital Markets group. His practice focuses on representing publicly and privately held companies in a variety of corporate and securities law matters.

Jon represents both issuers and underwriters in initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, private placements, and debt financings, including offerings of common and preferred equity, debt, convertible debt and high yield debt, and tender offers. Jon also advises public company clients regarding general business matters, corporate governance issues, and compliance with U.S. federal securities laws and the requirements of the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq.

Prior to joining the firm, Jon worked for several years as Attorney-Adviser in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Real Estate and Construction within the Division of Corporation Finance. In this role, he amassed extensive experience in reviewing Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) filings as well as disclosure and compliance requirements for mortgage and property REITs.

Jon earned his J.D. from Pennsylvania State University’s Dickinson School of Law. Prior to law school, he received his B.A. cum laude from the University of North Carolina while also serving in the United States Marine Corps.

Representative Experience

  • Represented Krystal Biotech, Inc. in its $200 million common stock offering.

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