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Expert Witness and Trained Mediator
Malecki Law's founding securities attorney Jenice Malecki is a trained New York mediator and expert witness working with clients across the world. Malecki has served as a consultant and expert witness qualified by FINRA arbitrators. With nearly 30 years of experience as a securities attorney and arbitrator, Ms. Malecki holds extensive knowledge on a wide range of industry matters. Ms. Malecki is uniquely positioned to provide expert testimony regarding the FINRA Dispute Resolution Arbitration Rules, FINRA Conduct Rules, federal and state securities laws and industry practices applicable to dealing with public customers of broker-dealers and supervising brokers.
Within her successful career, Ms. Malecki has contributed to some of the most landmark securities industry cases. Ms. Malecki served as a consulting expert in one of the longest customer arbitration FINRA hearings, Ontonimo (OMO) Limited vs. BNP Paribas Securities Corp., which resulted in FINRA awarding $16.6 million in compensatory damages to the plaintiff in 2015. She has also successfully testified about FINRA rules in employment matters and qualified as an expert witness in the forum. Her career began in class action litigation, having worked on the famed class-action case In re Crazy Eddie in the counsel's office of the lead plaintiffs. She previously represented the progeny of the real-life Wolf of Wall Street and wrote several Amicus briefs on behalf of PIABA addressing important issues that shape the business in the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Malecki is prepared to leverage her previous experiences working as a securities attorney in New York City and beyond to secure positive outcomes for her clients.
On top of providing expert witness services, Ms. Malecki is a trained mediator for securities disputes. Malecki Law has been rated a top New York City arbitrator and mediator firm because of her extensive experience in the industry. With a proven track record in conflict resolution through creative thinking, Ms. Malecki is skilled at helping resolve cases. She has the subject matter knowledge as well as substantial, relevant experience in both investor and securities employment disputes. Experience as a securities attorney representing both investors and industry professionals makes Ms. Malecki the best mediator in New York City. Ms. Malecki can recognize parties' positions and interests to find common grounds that result in dispute resolution.
Ms. Malecki has a longstanding history of providing investor and securities industry education as well as assisting others through her active involvement with the PIABA (Public Investor Arbitration Bar Association) Foundation and FINRA's other industry associations. She has been a FINRA arbitrator and Chairperson. In 2015, she was appointed to FINRA's advisory committee, the NAMC which advises FINRA's Board of Directors. A seasoned securities industry authority, she has been a speaker and a moderator at over 20 bar association industry seminars, has had numerous speaking engagement at law colleges, engaged with mock arbitration events at schools like New York Law School and Yale University, and contributed over a dozen articles to bar journals and other leading publications. Additionally, Ms. Malecki is frequently requested to share her expertise with media outlets including CNBC, Fox Business, NBC, the Wall Street Journal and others.
Securities litigation, arbitration, and mediation comprise a highly regulated, rule-based field of law that requires appropriate experience along with dedication to investors and relevant industry matters. With her background, Ms. Malecki has not only the right experience but also the commitment to succeed. She frequently lobbies for positive changes in the securities industry and files official comments for consideration of new rules and laws. In the past, Ms. Malecki visited Senators and House of Representatives members' offices to garner support for the Investor Choice Act of 2013 and to persuade the Senate to pass similar legislation.
Ms. Malecki's passion for bettering the securities industry has cultivated her into a leading securities attorney, expert witness, and mediator. Contact Ms. Malecki's NYC based securities law firm for a consultation to learn more about how her expert witness and mediation services can be of assistance with reaching a favorable case resolution.