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David P. Meyer - Meyer Wilson Co., LPA. Columbus, Ohio Area, OH, US

David P. Meyer

Investment Fraud Attorney | Meyer Wilson Co., LPA

Columbus, Ohio Area, OH, UNITED STATES

Managing Partner of Meyer Wilson Co., LPA



I am the founding principal of Meyer Wilson, a top-rated, seven attorney law firm devoted exclusively to investor claims and class actions. With offices in Ohio and California, we practice nationwide, and have successfully represented over 800 individuals and institutional investors across the country in claims of investment misconduct against investment advisors, brokerage firms and insurance companies.

Our firm is honored to have received the highest recognition possible from our peers in the legal community for our achievements and dedication to our investor and consumer clients, including an AV-Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer rating available. I am listed in the 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in America ® in multiple categories. I am rated "Superb" (10/10), a perfect score, by AVVO, an independent lawyer rating service.

I have also been named one of Ohio's Top 100 Lawyers and one of Columbus' Top 50 lawyers for 2013, as published by Thomson Reuters. In addition, the firm's investor representation practice was featured as the cover story in the Columbus C.E.O. magazine.

Meyer Wilson has achieved jury verdicts, arbitration awards and settlements with a combined value of hundreds of millions of dollars on behalf of our clients. I have the honor of winning the largest jury verdict in Ohio's history, a jury verdict in excess of $260 million on behalf of 250 investors against Prudential Securities.

Our consumer class action practice group has been named lead and co-lead counsel in numerous class actions around the country.

Areas of Practice:

Representing individual and institutional investors who have claims against stockbrokers, brokerage firms and insurance companies for investment misconduct.

Pursuing single state and multi-state class actions on behalf of consumers in state and federal courts across the country.

Industry Expertise (3)

Elder Care

Investment Management

Legal Services

Areas of Expertise (3)

Securities Litigation

Class Actions

Investment Protection

Accomplishments (4)

Co-founder, Managing Partner | Meyer & Oliver Co., LPA (professional)


MEYER & OLIVER Co., LPA July 2000 – July 2001 Columbus, Ohio Managing Partner * Co-founded law firm and built practice group devoted to the representation of investors with claims against the securities industry.

Principal | Meyer Wilson Co., LPA (professional)


* Founded AV-rated law firm with four attorneys located in its own building in Columbus, Ohio. * Developed Ohio’s only niche law firm devoted solely to the representation of investors with claims against the securities industry and the representation of consumers in class actions.

Largest Securities Class Action Jury Verdict in Ohio History (professional)


* Appointed as Co-Lead Class Counsel in Ohio class action against Prudential Securities that resulted in a jury verdict of $261 million, believed to be the largest jury verdict in Ohio's history. Verdict was reported as the country’s largest securities class action jury verdict. * Prosecuted several nationwide consumer class actions as court-appointed Lead or Co-Lead Class Counsel in federal and state courts throughout the country.

Ohio Super Lawyer | Columbus CEO Magazine Feature (professional)


* Featured as the cover story in the August 2003 edition of Columbus CEO magazine * Selected by colleagues as an Ohio Super Lawyer 2011–present, Rising Star 2005–2009 * Top 100 Super Lawyers in Ohio, Top 50 in Columbus Ohio (Super Lawyers Magazine)

Education (3)

Ohio University: B.BA., Finance 1992

Capital University Law School : LL.M., Masters Degree in Tax Law 1996

Capital University Law School: J.D. 1995

Affiliations (2)

  • OSBA

Event Appearances (7)

Investor Claims

Ohio Association for Justice, Winter Convention  Cleveland, Ohio


Fallout from Securities Fraud: Options for Recovery

Annual Ohio Securities Conference, Ohio Division of Securities  Ohio Division of Securities


Stockbroker Malpractice and Securities Arbitration

Bar Association Presentation  Lake County, Ohio Bar Association


When Investment Portfolios Fail: Holding Stockbrokers and Investment Counselors Accountable

West Virginia Association for Justice  West Virgingia


Stockbroker Malpractice and Securities Arbitration

Ohio Association for Justice Annual Convention  Columbus, Ohio


Investment Scams Targeting the Elderly

Chester Institute  Columbus Bar Association


Stockbroker Malpractice and Securities Arbitration

Annual Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Institute  Dayton Bar Association, Dayton, Ohio


Sample Talks (1)

Stockbroker Malpractice and Securities Arbitration

Advice and professional insights from an Investment Fraud Attorney