Aggressive Advocacy.
Unparalleled Service.

A plaintiff's securities &
employment law firm


Girard Bengali, APC, is a formidable securities and employment litigation firm that is dedicated to taking on big business and achieving optimal results. Our experience and focus on securities and employment law issues allow us to excel in protecting the rights of our clients. Our trial court litigators are well-prepared to address the complex issues our clients face in our defined practice areas.

Securities Arbitration & litigation

We provide exceptional and results-driven representation in all types of investment, commodities, employment and securities industry disputes.

Employment Litigation & Counseling

We know how to counter defense tactics with strong advocacy aimed at optimal results in matters involving workplace discrimination, harassment, equal pay and wrongful termination.

FINRA/SEC Investigations & disciplinary Actions

We provide knowledgeable guidance and advocacy to obtain meaningful results for financial professionals facing FINRA, SEC or state investigations and regulatory actions.

We are one of a select group of law firms in the nation that addresses all types of FINRA, securities and investment law matters, including:

  • Brokerage Firm Misconduct
  • Elder Financial Abuse
  • Financial Professional Employment Disputes
  • FINRA and SEC Investigations

We level the playing field against corporate greed. Our attorneys understand how powerless securities firm customers, investors and individuals may feel after losing his or her retirement nest egg due to the misconduct of brokerage firms and unscrupulous financial professionals.

We fight for underdogs who have suffered harm due to securities fraud or employment law violations and have recovered millions on behalf of our clients.

We have also obtained stellar results for investment professionals facing FINRA or SEC Investigations. Our knowledge of state and federal securities laws is a critical resource for financial professionals facing employment disputes, disciplinary actions and state and federal securities regulatory investigations.

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Our Mission

Robert J. Girard, II

Founding/Managing Partner

The mission of Girard Bengali, APC, is to aggressively represent our clients through an integrity-driven approach to litigation and counseling. As a results-oriented team with the highest reputation, the firm is committed to uncompromising client advocacy and ethical standards. Our core values are character, integrity, respect and excellence. Because we focus our practice on specific areas of the law, you can rest assured that you are working with professionals with the skill and knowledge to represent your best interests at every step. Based in downtown Los Angeles, we represent clients throughout California.

Omar H. Bengali

Founding Partner


Our lawyers have earned reputations for our fierce advocacy, integrity and dedication to serving our clients. We are committed to the community and have received accolades for our service. Our honors, appearances and memberships include the below.

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