Courtney Werning devotes her practice to the representation of investors who have claims against their financial professionals, investment advisers, and brokerage firms. Her practice includes litigation in state and appellate courts and various alternative dispute resolution forums. She has tried arbitrations to verdict before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the National Futures Association, and the American Arbitration Association.
Courtney excels at aggressively preparing from day one to take a case to trial, which strengthens the chance for a successful outcome for her clients. Courtney’s recent civil cases and arbitrations have involved allegations related to unsuitable investment strategies, fraud and misrepresentation, Ponzi schemes, legal malpractice, elder financial abuse, securities act claims, and securities class actions.
The Ohio State University
Capital University Law School, Magna Cum Laude
Serves on the Advisory Board for the Capital University Law School Paralegal Program
Volunteer Judge for the Capital University Law School Moot Court teams
Frequent speaker at community events on how to protect yourself and loved ones from investment fraud
Public Investors Advocate Bar Association
Annual Meeting Committee Co-Chair
Young Lawyers Committee
Ohio Association of Justice
Ohio State Bar Association
Columbus Bar Association
Central Ohio Association of Justice
Arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
Arbitrator for National Futures Association