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Ashley J. Burden focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation involving the financial services industry.

Mr. Burden has extensive experience in class action securities cases, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights litigation and FINRA arbitration proceedings.

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Burden was a litigation associate in the Chicago offices of two international law firms.


Loyola University Chicago, B.A., 2002, summa cum laude
University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 2005, magna cum laude, Notes and Comments Editor of the University of Illinois Law Review, Member of the Frederick Douglass Moot Court Board

Court Admissions

Illinois Supreme Court
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
United States Court of Federal Claims

Bar Admissions/Qualifications



Honorable Lawrence S. Margolis, United States Court of Federal Claims