Courtney M. Werning, Esq.
As an associate attorney with Meyer Wilson, Courtney M. Werning devotes
her practice to the representation of investors who have claims against
their investment advisors and brokerage firms. Her practice includes litigation
in state courts and various alternative dispute resolution venues, and
she has tried arbitrations to verdict before the Financial Industry Regulatory
Authority and the National Futures Association. Courtney’s recent
civil cases and arbitrations have involved allegations related to unsuitable
investment strategies, fraud and misrepresentation, Ponzi schemes, legal
malpractice, elder financial abuse, and securities act claims. She has
published several articles addressing investors’ issues for the
Ohio Association of Justice and the Ohio Division of Securities, and she
frequently contributes to the Meyer Wilson Fraud and Investigation Blog.
Courtney joined Meyer Wilson as a law clerk in 2010. She graduated Magna
Cum Laude from Capital University Law School in 2012. While at Capital
Law, she participated in Moot Court and coordinated the law school’s
pro bono legal volunteering program. She is a member of the Order of the
Curia, as well as the Order of the Barristers for excellence in scholastic
brief writing and oral advocacy.
Courtney is admitted to practice law in the state of Ohio. She is currently
a member of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA),
an organization of attorneys dedicated to the advancement of investors’
rights in the securities industry. She is also a member of the Central
Ohio Association for Justice (COAJ), the Ohio Association for Justice
(OAJ), and the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA).