Chad is a partner of Freeman Mathis & Gary, a national law firm with approximately 130 attorneys and 15 offices across the country. Previously, Chad co-founded and managed the law firm of Edgerton & Weaver, which merged with Freeman Mathis & Gary in January 2017. He is co-chair of the firm’s national financial services practice group. For over twenty years, Chad has specialized in representing broker dealers, registered investment advisor firms, and individual investment advisors and registered representatives in customer-initiated FINRA arbitrations across the country, as well as civil actions in state and federal courts. Chad also handles regulatory enforcement matters before FINRA, the SEC and the California Department of Corporations.
In addition to his securities practice, Chad represents a variety of other professionals, including insurance agents, accountants, corporate officers, and real estate professionals. He is licensed in both California and Florida.