K. Brent Tomer is currently a Chief Trial Attorney with the Division of Enforcement at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission in the New York office. Mr. Tomer supervises a team of trial attorneys and investigators and represents the Division in enforcement actions that are filed in the United States District Court. He has successfully prosecuted actions and negotiated settlements relating to a wide variety of matters, including those sounding in manipulation, fraud, and trade practices. Mr. Tomer regularly represents the Commission in actions and investigations related to crypto assets and coordinates the Division of Enforcement’s Virtual Currency Task Force. He is also the Division’s liaison to LabCFTC. Mr. Tomer is a graduate of Washington & Lee University School of Law.
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