Since receiving my law degree from Washington University in St. Louis in 1976, I... more
Since receiving my law degree from Washington University in St. Louis in 1976, I have practiced law in the field of securities regulation and litigation continuously for 35 years, first as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Missouri, then as an Enforcement Attorney with the SEC, and finally as a private practitioner since 1982. In 1987 I co-founded a "boutique" securities litig... 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.