Case Results

More Than $350 Million Recovered
  • $262,000,000
    Jury Verdict Won Against Prudential Securities
    Mr. Meyer represented 200+ retirees in a large class action that lasted eight years and following an appeal of the jury verdict by Prudential, all of the retirees recovered more than 100% of their actual losses.
  • $30,000,000
    Recovered for 100-Year Old Widow
    David Meyer, founding partner at Meyer Wilson, represented a 100-year-old widow in an investment fraud case against multiple large financial institutions. The case resulted in $30,000,000 recovered in a confidential settlement on behalf of the widow. ...
  • $10,000,000
    Recovered in Retirement Losses
    Meyer Wilson represented more than 75 Midwest retirees against their brokerage firm who lost a substantial portion of the retirees' life savings. The clients collectively received more than $10,000,000 in a settlement.
  • $6,500,000
    Recovered for a Large Group of Individual Investors
    Recovery against a major national brokerage firm for a group of over 100 individual investors throughout the country in FINRA arbitrations alleging losses stemming from mortgage backed securities.
  • $3,800,000
    Recovered for Elderly Victim in Ponzi Scheme Case
    Meyer Wilson recovered more than $3,800,000 for an elderly victim of a Ponzi scheme in case involving claims that the financial institution ignored many red flags.
  • $3,200,000
    Recovered for Elderly Ponzi Scheme Victim
    Meyer Wilson recovered more than $3.2 million for an elderly victim of a Ponzi scheme in a case involving claims that the financial institution ignored many red flags.
  • $3,200,000
    Recovered for More Than 50 Families of Ponzi Scheme in California
    Victims of a large-scale Ponzi Scheme in Northern California recovered $3,200,000 of their investment losses through a settlement of several FINRA arbitration cases pursued by Meyer Wilson. The case was filed against the brokerage firm that was ...
  • $3,100,000
    Recovered for 35 Families in Northeast Ohio
    Meyer Wilson represented this group of individuals from Northeast Ohio against a national brokerage involving losses suffered in "promissory notes" sold by a broker registered with the brokerage firm.
  • $3,000,000
    Losses Recovered for 20 Retirees
    Meyer Wilson represented 20 Midwest families who lost more than 90% of their investments and recovered $3,000,000 from the brokerage firm responsible.
  • $2,500,000
    Recovered for Retired Physician Against Major Wall Street Firm Prior to Filing FINRA Arbitration
    Meyer Wilson was successful in negotiating a investment fraud recovery of $2,500,000 for a retired physician after his financial advisor falsified documents and traded in the investment accounts without authorization. The settlement obtained by Meyer ...
  • $1,800,000
    Recovered for Nine Families in Florida
    Nine families in Florida hired Meyer & Associates to pursue losses against a large brokerage firm involving unlicensed securities sold by a registered stockbroker.
  • $650,000
    Recovered for Retired Ohio Couple Relating to Whole Life Insurance Policies Sold by Their Financial Advisor
    An Ohio financial advisor convinced a retired Ohio couple, both of whom were in their early 70s at the time and completely free of any debt, that to achieve their estate planning goals they needed to take out a $1.2 million mortgage on property that ...
  • $650,000
    Recovered for Investor in Ponzi Scheme
    The victim of a large-scale Ponzi scheme in the Midwest recovered $650,000 of his investment losses from the brokerage firm responsible for supervising the broker who sold the fraudulent securities. Meyer Wilson filed a FINRA arbitration on behalf of ...
  • $550,000
    Recovered in Legal Malpractice Case
    Meyer Wilson successfully settled claims against a law firm and its attorney that were brought in court on behalf of two retirees for the legal malpractice of an attorney attempting to represent them in an investment misconduct case. The attorney had ...
  • $530,000
    Life Savings Recovered for Retired Widow after Unapproved Securities Sales
    A 78-year-old retired woman recovered $530,000 of her lost retirement money after the securities fraud attorneys at Meyer Wilson filed claims against two independent broker-dealers who sold the unapproved securities.
  • $500,000
    Recovered for Texas Investors
    Meyer Wilson successfully negotiated individual settlements on behalf of a group of Texas investors who were each sold unsuitable investments by the same stockbroker. Each investor’s portfolio was heavily concentrated in oil-related stocks and ...
  • $500,000
    Recovered for 68-year-old Retired Physician Against Brokerage Firm in Ponzi Scheme
    After suffering devastating investment losses in a Ponzi scheme, the California retiree hired Meyer Wilson to pursue claims against the brokerage firm that was responsible for supervision its financial advisor who ran the scheme. Meyer Wilson ...
  • $450,000
    Recovered in Broker Theft Case Involving Large National Brokerage Firm
    Meyer Wilson recovered $450,000 on behalf of a developmentally impaired individual who was the victim of theft by her stockbroker. The broker – who was later sentenced to five years in prison for his crimes – orchestrated dozens of money transfers ...
  • $425,000
    Recovered on Behalf of Michigan Ponzi Scheme Victims
    Meyer Wilson negotiated settlements on behalf of two separate clients who were victimized by a Ponzi scheme perpetuated by their former stockbroker. The scheme involved the sale of sham investments and the improper wiring of money from the customers' ...
  • $425,000
    Ponzi Scheme Losses Recovered by Meyer Wilson Against Brokerage Firms
    Meyer Wilson represented a group of individuals who were victims of a Ponzi scheme operated by a financial advisor in Ohio. The scheme went on for several years and the broker was affiliated with two different brokerage firms during that time. Meyer ...
  • $415,000
    Recovered for Elderly Widow
    Meyer Wilson recovered $415,000 on behalf of an elderly widow against a large national brokerage firm that failed to process a husband’s written instructions making his wife the beneficiary of two annuities. When the husband died, the wife learned ...
  • $345,000
    Recovered for Clients in Broker Theft Case
    Meyer Wilson successfully settled claims against a brokerage firm for $345,000 that were brought on behalf of an elderly Michigan couple relating to various fraudulent transfers made in their investment accounts by their broker. The evidence ...
  • $325,000
    Settlement Recovered for Ohio Retiree
    Meyer Wilson investment fraud attorneys represented a 93-year-old man against a national full-service brokerage firm and received a $325,000 settlement over broker misconduct in overconcentration and unsuitable investments, including leveraged ETFs.
  • $265,000
    Losses Recovered for NY Real Estate Investor Caused by Lack of Due Diligence
    $265,000 lost in a tenancy-in-common (TIC) investment was recovered by the Meyer Wilson investment fraud attorneys for a New York real estate investor. The claims were filed by Meyer Wilson against two independent broker-dealers relating to failure ...
  • $262,500
    Brokerage Firm Pays Settlement Relating to Improper Sales of Alternative Investments
    A large independent brokerage firm settled with Meyer Wilson clients relating to its improper sale of several private placements and real estate investment trusts. The claims on behalf of these investors focused on the lack of due diligence performed ...
  • $245,000
    Recovered for 89-year-old Woman
    An 89-year-old woman recovered nearly a quarter million of lost retirement money after Meyer Wilson filed a claim on her behalf against her brokerage firm. The firm's registered representative fraudulently sold her a whole life insurance policy as ...
  • $225,000
    Large Independent Brokerage Firm Pays Settlement Relating to Improper TIC Sales
    A large independent broker-dealer entered into a settlement with Meyer Wilson clients relating to the improper sale tenants-in-common interests, or TICs, to three California customers. A TIC is an undivided interest in real property. Many brokerage ...
  • $225,000
    Ponzi Scheme Losses Returned to California Victims
    Meyer Wilson represented a group of individuals who were victims of a Ponzi scheme operated by a financial adviser in California. The broker was affiliated with a large independent broker-dealer during the time he sold numerous fraudulent promissory ...
  • $210,000
    Retired Connecticut Executive Recovers in Lost Investments
    The Meyer Wilson investment fraud attorneys recovered $210,000 for a retired 95-year-old Connecticut man who lost money due to investments in an unregistered private investment pool managed by a brokerage firm’s registered representatives.
  • $180,000
    Meyer Wilson Wins FINRA Arbitration - Brokerage Firm Hilliard Lyons Ordered to Pay
    A Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) arbitration panel unanimously ordered brokerage firm Hilliard Lyons to pay damages, attorneys' fees and costs of more than $180,000 to a client represented by Meyer Wilson. The brokerage firm filed an ...
  • $180,000
    Retired Cincinnati Couple Recovers in Churning Case
    Meyer Wilson successfully settled claims on behalf of a husband and wife who were the victims of a long-time churning scheme perpetuated by their stockbroker involving unit investment trusts (UITs). UITs are similar to mutual funds and intended to be ...
  • $172,500
    Utah Retiree Recovers in Case Involving Illiquid Alternative Investments
    A 74-year-old’s savings was wiped out as a result of a highly inappropriate investment plan implemented by his broker in a non-traded equipment leasing fund and a non-traded real estate investment trust. His advisor continued for years to ...
  • $149,000
    Health Professional Recovers Against Large Independent Brokerage Firm
    The Meyer Wilson investment fraud attorneys represented an Ohio based health professional against an independent broker-dealer for churning, unauthorized trading, improper use of margin, and unsuitable investments, including leveraged ETFs. The ...
  • $145,000
    Brokerage Firm and Control Person Settle Claims Relating to Improper Sales of Private Placements
    A brokerage firm and one of its control persons entered into a substantial settlement involving the improper sale of highly speculative private placements to a 65-year old brokerage customer from Texas. Despite the customer's age and financial ...
  • $142,500
    Widow Recovers in a Non-Traded Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) Case
    Meyer Wilson successfully in recovered $142,500 for a 57-year old Florida widow whose life savings was invested in various unsuitable investments, including non-traded real estate investment trusts (REITs). A REIT is a company that owns or finances ...
  • $130,000
    Stock Option Losses Recovered
    Meyer Wilson was successful in recovering $130,000 for a couple after their financial adviser invested them almost exclusively in options. Their entire life savings was decimated after the adviser recommended and sold highly risky options to the ...
  • $109,844
    FINRA Arbitration Panel Awards Family of Elderly Woman 100% of Losses
    Meyer Wilsons' clients were awarded their entire losses by a FINRA Arbitration Panel in Columbus, Ohio. The Panel awarded $109,844 against the brokerage firm and assessed all hearing fees in the amount $9,000 against the firm.
  • $100,000
    Georgia Trust Beneficiary Recovers On Unauthorized Trading Claim
    Meyer Wilson investment fraud attorneys were successful in recovering $100,000 in damages from a major brokerage firm that made unauthorized trades in a trust account after the trustee had passed away.
  • $100,000
    Business Owner Recovers After Stock Overconcentration
    A prominent Ohio business owner regained $100,000 after the investment fraud attorneys of Meyer Wilson negotiated claims against an independent broker-dealer over overconcentration of investments in a single financial company stock that collapsed ...
  • $100,000
    Meyer Wilson Recovers Money for Labor Union Lost in Ponzi Scheme
    The investment fraud lawyers at Meyer Wilson recovered $100,000 on behalf of labor union against independent broker-dealer relating to losses sustained in a massive, multi-state Ponzi scheme orchestrated by the investment firm’s registered representa ...
  • $79,000
    Meyer Wilson Settles Case Against Brokerage Firm 30 days After Filing FINRA Arbitration
    An investor who suffered a 98% loss of his account while following an investment recommendation to trade on margin recovered $79,000 from the brokerage firm and its owner. The settlement was made within 30 days of filing the FINRA arbitration. The ...