Jared Burden is a trial lawyer whose practice focuses on commercial litigation, including complex business litigation, and the counseling and defense of employers in labor and employment disputes.
Jared is a 2010 honors graduate from the University of Tulsa College of Law, where he was named to the Order of the Curule Chair. While pursuing his Juris Doctor, he served as editor-in-chief of the Tulsa Law Review and authored “Blowing Bubbles: Participations, Derivatives, and How Sharing Risk Creates Banking Crises,” 45 Tulsa Law Review 551 (2010). In addition to being honored as the Oklahoma Bar Association’s Outstanding Senior Law Student for 2009, Jared was the recipient of the John Hagar Award for Excellence in Torts; the Kenneth L. Brune Award for Evidence; the George and Jean Price Award for Legal Reasoning, Authorities, and Writing; and the Gable & Gotwals Outstanding Student Award.
Jared's achievements have earned him inclusion in Oklahoma Super Lawyers' list of "Oklahoma Rising Stars," which recognizes the state’s top up-and-coming attorneys.
The Midland, Texas, native holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in classics from Texas Tech University. Prior to entering law school, he worked as a volunteer coordinator and lab assistant at the Lubbock Lake Landmark, an extension of the Museum of Texas Tech University.