I have a national practice representing investors in federal securities fraud class... more
I have a national practice representing investors in federal securities fraud class actions and shareholder derivative suits. In cases where my firm has been appointed as lead counsel, I have been instrumental in helping recover more than $145 million for shareholders. I also have a nation wide consumer fraud class action practice. Recently, I successfully settled a class action against a ... view profile
I have tried cases to jury verdict and have had numerous bench trials and... more
I have tried cases to jury verdict and have had numerous bench trials and arbitrations in the business, healthcare, real estate, and design professional sectors. My business litigation experience includes corporate governance, breach of contract, fraud, unfair business practices, dissolution, suitability, and unfair competition. I have tried health care cases related to corporate practice of me... view profile
Ezekiel E. Cortez is a Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist, California State Bar... more
Ezekiel E. Cortez is a Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist, California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization after passing the federal specialist examination. For over a decade, Mr. Cortez has been continuously listed in The Best Lawyers In America- a national standard of excellence for the legal profession. Mr. Cortez has been listed in San Diego Magazine's "Best Lawyers In San Di... view profile
If you bought shares in a company whose value was intentionally exaggerated so you would make the investment, you may benefit from the services of a securities fraud lawyer (sometimes called an investment fraud attorney). Securities fraud is a white-collar crime that has increased as the Internet and stock markets have grown. One securities fraud example was the infamous Enron scandal, which allegedly involved top executives manipulating financial reports and filing false tax reports. While it is difficult for many investment fraud victims to recover their money, using a securities fraud lawyer will better your chances.