Hugh Berkson coauthored a letter to the FINRA Dispute Resolution Task Force regarding three ongoing issues of concern: investor mandatory arbitration, decline of investor rights after Dodd-Frank, and lack of public disclosure of arbitration data. The current arbitration structure is inherently biased against investors and changes must be enacted.
Hugh Berkson is a Securities Attorney with McCarthy, Lebit, Crystal & Liffman, Co. LPA. Hugh is rated AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell®.
He obtained a business degree in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin in 1989, and is a 1994 graduate of Case Western Reserve University School of Law, where he was a member of the Order of the Barristers and received both the American Jurisprudence Award, (National Mock Trial) in 1993 and the Jonathan M. Ault Mock Trial Prize for 1993-1994.