On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC on Monday, March 25, 2019.
Robert J. Girard II has earned a place on the roster of accomplished securities litigation lawyers at Super Lawyers in 2019. The prestigious rating service has selected him multiple times since 2015. Super Lawyers announces new selections every year as the agency applies a patented formula to evaluating lawyers in over 70 areas of practice, and variables considered by the service include nominations, peer recognition, independent research and professional achievement. As a founding partner of Girard Bengali, APC, he devotes the majority of his time to securities litigation at the firm’s office in Los Angeles, California.
Mr. Girard graduated cum laude from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2001. With his Juris Doctor in hand, he was subsequently licensed to practice law in California. He honed his abilities early in his career working at large law firms that focused on securities arbitration and litigation.
During 18 years of practice, he has defended securities professionals from allegations of misconduct. Other disputes between financial entities and clients that he represented resulted in settlements worth millions of dollars. Homeowners who needed to bring forward bad faith insurance claims have also benefited from his representation. In addition to representing financial cases, Mr. Girard works to defend the rights of executives within the financial sector who have been the victim of workplace discrimination, wrongful termination or sexual harassment.
From elder financial abuse to expungement of unwarranted complaints from the records of financial professionals, he has served clients with distinction. A person or organization in need of a lawyer capable of managing complex situations may reach out to Girard Bengali, APC for advice. Such a professional may evaluate the person’s position and develop a strategy for defending the person’s rights when in a dispute with an employer, regulatory agency or investment firm.