CRAWFORD, WISHNEW & LANG represents investors who have suffered losses as a result of being fraudulently induced into deals or as a result of relying upon inappropriate investment advice. These are often high-stakes matters and usually involve claims for fraud, fraudulent inducement and breach of the Texas Securities Act. Some of our prior representations have included:    

  • Representing a liquidating trust in a case in which we prosecuted fraud and contract claims and sought damages in excess of $75 million. Obtained a favorable settlement following jury selection.

 

  • Representing a plaintiff bringing claims for fraud and breach of fiduciary duty against an accounting firm. Obtained a seven-figure settlement on behalf of client.

  • Representing several individuals in defense of fraud claims in connection with the sale of various business interests. Obtained summary judgment on behalf of the clients and a judgment against the plaintiff to compensate the clients for their attorneys' fees.

  • Representing a bank in defense of allegations of securities fraud in connection with its commercial lending practices. Successfully resolving the dispute pre-trial.

  • Representing a securities broker bringing claims of defamation, fraud and breach of contract. Obtained a significant settlement on behalf of the client.

  • Representing a healthcare company in defense of a seven-figure fraud claim. Secured summary judgment on behalf of the client.