The Carlson Law Firm, APC was formed in 2001 by Mr. Carlson with the intent to specialize in securities law claims. Prior to that Mr. Carlson was a law clerk to a Federal Bankruptcy Judge and then worked at the San Diego Law Firm of Ault, Deuprey, Jones and Gorman specializing in business litigation. The Carlson firm primarily represents plaintiffs in claims against their financial advisors, brokers and brokerages.
The team at the Carlson Law Firm emphasizes direct personal attention with its clients. Mr. Carlson handles your case directly and your claim will not be handed over to an inexperienced associate. We understand that the ongoing success of our firm depends upon the personal attention we provide our clients.
If you believe you have suffered financial losses through negligence or willful misconduct, contact us online, call 619-544-9300. We provide free consultation, new client meetings are available Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm, and weekends upon request. We offer both hourly billing and contingent fee arrangements to our clients, depending upon what is appropriate. Where legally available, the Carlson Law Firm seeks punitive damages for to help make our clients losses whole.
Hourly ($300-550/hour), contingent (33-42%), Free consultation (60 minutes)
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Dan is an excellent lawyer. He is efficient and fair. Dan is very knowledgeable in securities matters and unraveling fraud cases. I am personally aware of several cases in which he has obtained excellent results for clients. I wholeheartedly endorse Dan Carlson for any investor who believes he has been a victim of fraud or mistreatment by a broker-dealer.
R Jones Mergers and acquisitions Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I have known Dan Carlson for 20 years and we recently worked together on behalf of a certified class against a large investment company. He is an absolute profesional with great insights and legal skills. I very much look forward to working with him again in the future. I highly recommend him.
Peter Schulz Insurance Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Excellent Rated Attorney||American Registry||2012|
|Principal||Carlson Law Firm||2009 - Present|
|Partner||Brewer & Carlson, LLP||1996 - 2008|
|Associate||Ault, Deuprey, Jones & Gorman||1994 - 1995|
|Clerk||United States District Court For The Southern District Of California||1993 - 1994|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Lawyers Club of San Diego||Member||2011 - Present|
|Provisors Downtown San Diego||Member||2011 - Present|
|Public Investment Arbitration Bar Association||Member||1996 - Present|
|State Bar of California||Member||1993 - Present|
|San Diego Bar Association||Member||1993 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||1993 - Present|
|McPhail et al v. First Command Financial Planning et al||Settlement|
|See all legal cases|
|Securities Fraud Lawyer Blog||Is It Really Too Late? Fraud, Statutes of Limitations & Recovering Investment Losses||2011|
|Securities Fraud Lawyer Blog||Did Wall Street Bankers Commit CDO Fraud?||2011|
|Securites Fraud Lawyer Blog||Trusting Your Financial Advisor – Do You Really Know Who is Handling Your Life Savings?||2011|
|California Western School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1993|
|University of San Diego School of Law||Communications/Minor Business||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1988|
|SDCBA - Law Week||Elder Abuse - Investments||2004|