Birmingham Securities Litigation Lawyer

When Do You Need a Securities Litigation Attorney?

What Are Frequently Asked Questions About Securities Litigation Attorneys?

Claims involving securities can be especially complex, high-stakes and extremely sensitive. Only attorneys with deep understanding of securities law can build a successful case. At Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann, our experience in securities litigation and regulatory enforcement gives us the upper hand when going to work for clients embattled in securities-related claims.

What is a securities claim?

Securities claims are often class-action cases. These cases arise when a person or company buys debt or equity and is hurt financially because of the disclosure of information about the company. This violates securities law, harming all shareholders involved.

What are the benefits of a class action claim?

Alabama securities litigation attorneysThe main benefit of a class action claim is efficiency. A class action case gives multiple shareholders a level playing field against large, well-funded corporations. Class action gives shareholders the chance to hold a company responsible and seek damages while the investors themselves do not go broke retaining a lawyer all on their own.

Who can participate in a class action securities claim?

Only investors who purchased shares during the period in which the corporation engaged in wrongdoing can join a class action claim. Keep in mind, however, the timeframe for when the companies securities violation occurred frequently changes and is often extended when new evidence is discovered.

How much can be recovered?

The damages to the shareholders will be determined by several factors, including how much the defendant can pay, whether the defendants are insured and how many people submitted claims against them. Damages in securities cases can be a very confusing equation. You may not be able to recover compensation equal to your loss. Your securities lawyer will attempt to determine how much the company’s stock was artificially inflated and estimate how much the company’s stock would have been traded for at the time of the securities violation without the misconduct. Rest assured that the dedicated lawyers of Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann will always seek the highest amount of compensation available.

How do I join or file a securities case?

A securities claim may involve several different law firms and many more complainants. Cases are always evolving. Many drag on for years. Complaints are regularly filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. You can speak to an experienced securities lawyer at Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann to discuss your case free of charge. We’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have and to steer you in the right direction.

How Can You Contact a Securities Litigation Attorney?

The attorneys at Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann understand the complexities of security law in Alabama and beyond. We can tackle the legal system on your behalf to right any financial wrongs you have suffered. That is our job as attorneys.

Contact Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann today for a free consultation with a securities attorney. There is no obligation. Find out what we can do to help.

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Beth Huffstutler

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The assistance we received from Mike Bradley has been a great experience. Mike communicated directly with us, answering our questions and concerns. He was always upfront and honest about our case. I would trust him completely with any legal matter. Mike's years of experience and extensive knowledge is evident in every interaction. Great attorney and firm!

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Outstanding firm!  Extremely pleased with the service, consistency & hard work of the firm as a whole and Michael Bradley as my representative.

Without a doubt, I would recommend anyone who is in need of a personal injury attorney to give Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann a call - good people that strive to look after your interests. Thanks for all you have done!

Larry Smith

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I have nothing but great things to say about this firm. Initially I mostly spoke to Rebecca & she made me feel very comfortable in a stressful situation. Later many of my calls were with Jon Mann & he also spoke to me with respect & thoughtfulness. Kind of strange but a close bond between lawyers & a client but not only did we discuss the matter at hand but we would discuss our personal lives & the good & bad going on in my life & their concern for my health was comforting. I would definitely recommend this firm! Keep up the great work guys.

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I feel very fortunate to have met this firm. During the first conference, my attorney made me feel totally at ease when sharing my situation with him. He has a way about him that makes you feel his sincerity and honesty. Thank you for taking my burden and for the wonderful job that you did to complete my case successfully. I am VERY PLEASED!

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My case was one that was a part of a nationwide claim. I researched and prayed for the appropriate attorney and I found that in Mike Bradley. While my case lasted, Mike and his assistant Karen stayed current and knowledgeable on the status and updates. I never once called or emailed that one of them didn't respond to me immediately. Mike would call to answer an email because he felt it would be more personal and efficient than typing. I highly recommend this firm.

Tyna B.

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I would like to express my gratitude to Mr. Jon Mann of Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann. I am so grateful for your knowledge, passion, dedication, and professionalism you have exhibited through this entire ordeal. Mr. Jon Mann took in all the relevant information, analyzed it and created a plan to settle my case. Again, I value the help you've given me. Thank you!!

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I was very pleased with the work that Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann did for us. I had been injured in a car accident and was in quite a bit of pain for sometime. They always treated me like a person and not a case—never failed to return a call and kept us apprised of what was going on. I had a time when I had to be totally focused on recovery, they were able to take care of the situation and I didn’t have to worry about it. I owe this firm a lot of thanks.

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Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann prides themselves on hard work and proven results.They earnestly work to provide the best outcomes for their clients. It's truly been an honor to work with them.

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Great lawyers and great people. They work hard for their clients, and are fearless when you need a lawyer most. 100% recommendation!

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