Securities Fraud Attorneys

Protecting Investors. Fighting Corporate Fraud.

Girard Gibbs’ securities fraud lawyers represent individual and institutional investors who were injured by corporate fraud, breaches of fiduciary duty, and other financial wrongdoing and lost money as a result. Our attorneys have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars on behalf of investors who have had their rights violated by fraudulent investment practices.

About Securities Fraud

When a corporation fails to disclose important information to shareholders, or provides misinformation such as inflated earnings, it may be committing stock fraud. Once the true information is revealed to the investing public, markets may react unfavorably, causing the stock price to fall, and often causing investors to lose money.

These practices may violate state or federal securities laws. Investors who have suffered investment losses as a result of this conduct have important legal rights, and have the ability to pursue securities fraud claims against the company or the officers and directors.

Securities Fraud Lawsuits

Girard Gibbs’ securities lawyers have successfully prosecuted numerous securities class action lawsuits on behalf of investors who were denied important information about their investments, including:

Speak to a Securities Fraud Lawyer, Free

To learn more about our securities practice or report a potential securities law violation, call (866) 981-4800 or message us for a free, confidential consultation with a member of team.

Our Team



Daniel C. Girard is the founder and managing partner of Girard Gibbs LLP.



Dena Sharp has dedicated her practice to representing plaintiffs in complex litigation.



Adam Polk represents plaintiffs in complex securities, antitrust, and consumer class...



Elizabeth Kramer is an associate and graduate of the University of San Francisco School of...

Current Cases and Investigations

Woodbridge Group of Companies Investment Fraud Lawsuit Investigation


Electronics for Imaging (EFII) Securities Lawsuit Investigation


Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (OCUL) Securities Lawsuit Investigation


Herbalife Securities Lawsuit Investigation


Sears Derivative Settlement

Proposed $40 Million to settle stockholder and derivative litigation

Alexion Soliris Fraud Investigation

Possible breaches of fiduciary duty and violations of state law arising out of allegedly improper sales practices

Triad Advisors & Securities America Advisors Lawsuit Investigation

Advisors reportedly recommending mutual funds that will maximize their own fees rather than minimizing client costs

JBS SA Investigation

Girard Gibbs is investigating a potential action against JBS SA (“JBS”) arising out of JBS’s recent announcement of a failed reorganization.

ZTO Express Securities Lawsuit Investigation

Potential securities law violations by ZTO concerning potential misstatements and omissions contained in the ZTO offering materials

ARC Retail Centers-AFIN Merger Investigation

Potential securities law violations concerning a merger between American Realty Capital-Retail Centers of America Inc. and American Finance Trust, Inc.

Platinum Partners LP Hedge Fund Investigation

Platinum Partners may have operated as a Ponzi scheme

UBS Puerto Rico Municipal Bonds Claims

Platinum Partners may have operated as a Ponzi scheme

Merrill Lynch Strategic Return Notes Investigation

Risks may not have been properly disclosed on strategic return notes that have lost 95% of their value.

Jay Peak, Inc. Securities Lawsuit Investigation

Alleged securities law violations concerning misuse of $200 million obtained from investors

Subprime Auto ABS Investigation

Alleged violations of state and federal securities laws concerning the sale of subprime auto asset backed securities

Aequitas Capital Lawsuit

The SEC alleges the investment company hid the deteriorating condition of its finances while soliciting $350 million from new investors

RMR Group (GOV, HPT, SIR, SNH) Securities Lawsuit Investigation

Possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other potential violations relating to the recent formation of RMR Group, Inc.

Shareholder Alert: Girard Gibbs Announces Third Avenue Focused Credit Fund Class Action

Lawsuit alleges Third Avenume Management violated the Securities Act of 1933

United Development Funding IV Lawsuit

Investigation into alleged Ponzi-like retail estate scheme involving the generation of capital to bail out prior vintages.

Saba “Taking Private” Merger Investigation

Securities investigation of merger of SABA with Vector Talent II LLC and Vector Talent Merger Sub, Inc

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