Michael Blumenfeld represents a variety of individuals, business entities and financial advisor clients in employment disputes with broker-dealer firms and regulatory proceedings in the securities industry.
Complex business litigation and employment cases
Mr. Blumenfeld has successfully tried numerous complex business litigation and employment cases in state and federal courts. He has practiced before FINRA securities industry arbitration and enforcement tribunals as well as before the SEC, in Southern California and throughout the country. He has obtained numerous significant outcomes in the prosecution and defense of high-profile business and employment disputes involving breach of contract claims, corporate and partnership dissolution actions, claims of fraud, misrepresentation and unfair business practices, defamation, commercial real estate disputes, Civil Rico claims and claims for breach of fiduciary duty and mismanagement. Due to Mr. Blumenfeld’s acknowledged expertise in this area, he has participated as a panelist in a number of Brokers' Rights Seminars, co-hosted by several well-known national securities industry publications.
Mr. Blumenfeld has been named to the Southern California Super Lawyers list for thirteen consecutive years (2006-2018) and is regularly listed in the Southern California Super Lawyers Business Edition for Securities Litigation.