David P. Meyer, Esq.

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David P. Meyer is the founding principal of Meyer Wilson.

Mr. Meyer is recognized as one of the top litigation attorneys in Ohio. Thomson Reuters previoulsy named him one of the Top 100 lawyers in Ohio and one of the Top 50 in Columbus. He is also listed in Best Lawyers in America® (2019) and the firm is listed as a Tier 1 Best Law Firm by Best Lawyers® .

Mr. Meyer has the honor of winning the largest jury verdict in Ohio history; a $261 million class action verdict against Prudential Securities on behalf of 200 individuals.

He has received national recognition for his successful representation of investment fraud victims. Throughout his career, he has represented more than 1,000 individual investors from multiple states through FINRA arbitration, mediation, and litigation. Mr. Meyer has faced up against the nation’s largest financial firms and won.

Various federal courts have also appointed he and his firm as either lead or co-lead counsel in consumer class action cases.

Many look to him as an authority in the field of securities arbitration, which is why he has been asked to lecture and give seminars on the subject. He is an educational resource for investor groups, accountants, and others in the industry who want to learn more about investor protection.

He received his B.A. in Business Administration from Ohio University and his J.D. and LL.M in Taxation from Ohio’s Capital University. He is admitted to practice law in the states of Ohio and Michigan.

Partial Listing of Speaking Engagements by David P. Meyer. Esq.:

“Trends in Private Action Litigation”

Ohio Securities Conference, Ohio Division of Securities, 2018
“The Anatomy of a Ponzi Scheme”

Ohio Securities Conference, Ohio Division of Securities, 2018

"Two Top Minds Battling About Selling Away Cases," Moderator

Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association. Annual Convent ion, October 2016

"Preventing Stockbroker Misconduct and Pursuing Investor Claim s"

Ohio State Bar Association, Webcast Presentation, May 2015

"Ponzi Scheme Loss Recovery: Statutory Aiding and Abetting Claims" Ohio Association for Justice, 2015 Annual Convention, May 2015

"Civil Liability under State Securities Laws"

Ohio State Bar Association, Webcast Seminar, April 2015

"Getting Personal with Securities Litigation in 2014" Featured Presenter, New York University Stern School of Business,

New York City, April 2014

"Stockbroker Malpractice and Securities Arbitration"

Featured Speaker, Warren County Bar Association CLE Seminar, March 2013

"Stockbroker Frau d and Securities Arbitration", Present r Columbus Bar Association, December 2012

"Third Annual CBA/COAJ Trial Skills Institute", Moderato r Columbus Bar Association, November 2012

"Investor Claims"

Ohio Association for Justice, Winter Convent ion, Cleveland, November 2012

"Fallout from Securities Fraud: Options for Recovery"

Annual Ohio Securities Conference, Ohio Division of Securities, October 2012

"Stockbroker Malpractice and Securities Arbitration"

Lake County, Ohio, Bar Association Presentation, October 2012

" When Investment Portfolios Fail: Holding Stockbrokers and Investment Counselors Accountable"

West Virginia Association for Justice Annual Convention, Ju ne, 2012

"Stockbroker Malpractice and Securities Arbitration"

Ohio Association for Justice Annual Convention, May 2012

"Investment Scams Targeting the Elderly"

Columbus Bar Association - Chester Institute, 2011

"Stockbroker Malpractice and Securities Arbitration "

Annual Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Institute: Dayton Bar Association, 201o

"Stockbroker Malpractice"

Annual Litigation Seminar: Central Ohio Association for Justice (COAJ), 201O

"Mandatory Securities Ar bi trat ion o f Custom er Claims against Brokerage Firm s"

Panel Member, Ohio Division of Securities' Annual Securities Conference: State of Ohio Division of Securities, 2009

"What are the Pros and Cons of Class Arbitrations: Plaintiff s' Perspective" Ohio Class Action Summit (sponsored by the law firm of Porter Wright), 2008

"Stockbroker Malpractice"

West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 2007

"Stockbroker Malpractice"

Stark County (Ohio) Elder LawSeminar, 2006

"Stockbroker Malpractice"

Seminar: Lancaster (Ohio) Estate Planning Group, 2005

"Variable Annuities: Financial Exploitation of the Elderly"

Elder Law Update; Annual Convention: Ohio State Bar Association, 2005

"Consumer Class Actions: In the Wake of New Federal Class Action Law"

Negligence Seminar; 200 5 Annual Convention: Ohio Academy Of Trial Lawyers, 2005

"Stockbroker Malpractice"

Addressing Certified Public Accountants, Columbus, Ohio, 2004

"Stockbroker Malpractice"

Seminar: American Association of Individual Investors, 2004

"Stockbroker Malpractice"

Cleveland (Ohio) Bar Association (Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association), 2003

Awards & Memberships

  • Super Lawyers
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • AV Peer Review Rated
  • AVVO Rating 10.0 Superb
  • AVVO Rating 10.0 Superb
  • Best Law Firms 2019
  • Meyer Wilson Best Lawyers 2020

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