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Berger Montague is proud to announce that 24 of its attorneys have been named 2019 Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers. According to Lawdragon’s website, this guide presents a curated look at the best of the U.S. plaintiff bar who specialize in representing individual investors and shareholders, as well as businesses and other organizations harmed by corporate misconduct or other failures.
Berger Montague Appoints Savett, Dell’Angelo, and Galdston to Co-Chair Its Securities & Investor Protection Group
Berger Montague is pleased to announce that Sherrie R. Savett, Michael Dell’Angelo, and Benjamin Galdston have been appointed as co-chairs of the Firm’s Securities & Investor Protection practice group. Together, Ms. Savett, Mr. Dell’Angelo, and Mr. Galdston have more than eighty years of experience and have secured some of the most significant recoveries and corporate reforms for defrauded investors.
UPDATED INVESTIGATION NOTICE – Berger Montague Expands Its Investigation Into Gina Champion-Cain; ANI Development, LLC; and American National Investments, Inc.
Berger Montague is expanding its ongoing investigation into the alleged $300 million investment scam by Gina Champion-Cain and ANI Development, LLC in San Diego to include potential claims for investors who invested funds through the California Opportunity License Fund, LLC; Merit Financial, Inc. and its principal, Ilan Awerbuch; ABC Funding Strategies; Kim Funding LLC; or other third parties.
Investor Fraud Alert – Berger Montague Investigates Alleged Investment Sham by Gina Champion-Cain; ANI Development, LLC; and American National Investments, Inc.
Berger Montague is investigating an alleged multi-year $300 million investment sham by San Diego businesswoman Gina Champion-Cain and her investment company, ANI Development. On August 28, 2019, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission filed a complaint alleging that Champion-Cain and ANI Development masterminded an “egregious fraud” that bilked investors of over $300 million, including more than $100 million in the past year alone.
Investor Fraud Alert – Berger Montague Investigates Ponzi Scheme by Investment Advisor Brenda A. Smith and Broad Reach Capital, LP; Broad Reach Partners, LLC; and Bristol Advisors, LLC
Berger Montague is investigating alleged wrongdoing by investment advisor Brenda A. Smith and entities owned or controlled by Smith; specifically, Broad Reach Capital, LP; Broad Reach Partners, LLC; and Bristol Advisors, LLC.
Berger Montague PC, Sauder Schelkopf, and Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman Announce Class Action Lawsuit Against Allergan to Protect Women From the Increased Risk of Cancer Resulting From Textured Breast Implants and for Economic Damages
The law firms of Berger Montague PC, Sauder Schelkopf, and Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman announce that a nationwide class action lawsuit has been filed against the medical device manufacturer Allergan to protect women with Allergan’s textured breast implants from the increased risk of breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL), which has now been associated with Allergan’s BIOCELL textured breast implants.
Berger Montague is proud to announce that eight of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized by Best Lawyers in “The Best Lawyers in America 2020 Edition.” According to Best Lawyers’ press release, lawyers named to this year’s publication were recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional excellence in 146 practice areas.
GPB CAPITAL LAWSUIT – Investor Fraud Alert – Berger Montague Announces Securities Fraud Investigation Into GPB Capital Holdings
Berger Montague is investigating alleged wrongdoing and potential fraud at GPB Capital Holdings, LLC (“GPB Capital”) and its limited partnership funds, as well as David Gentile, its founder and Chief Executive Officer; William Jacoby, its Chief Financial Officer; Roger Anscher, its Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel; and Michael Cohn, its Chief Compliance Officer.
Berger Montague Named 2019 Elite Trial Lawyers; Eric L. Cramer Honored With 2019 Keith Givens Visionary Award
Berger Montague is proud to announce that the Firm has been named 2019 Elite Trial Lawyers by The National Law Journal in two award categories: “Antitrust” and “Pharmaceutical Litigation.” In addition, Firm Chairman Eric L. Cramer received the 2019 Keith Givens Visionary Award.
Berger Montague Opens San Diego Office; Securities Attorney Benjamin Galdston Joins as a Shareholder
Berger Montague is pleased to announce the launch of its newest office in San Diego, California. Berger Montague San Diego is the third new location the Firm has opened since 2016 and will initially focus on bolstering the Firm’s securities litigation practice.