Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant. These lawyers are selected based on impressive voting averages received during the peer review assessments.
This designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.
In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, Dennis J. Concilla was also listed in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the following practice areas:
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About Dennis J. Concilla
Dennis Concilla is nationally recognized as a leader in securities recruiting law and has represented numerous national and regional securities and investment firms. With this expertise, Dennis heads the CPM Securities Practice Group. He is trusted counsel for securities broker-dealers, investment advisors, registered representatives, and banking institutions. In addition to his securities practice, he is a trusted advisor in business law and litigation.
In his experience, he has served as Legal Counsel to the Ohio Senate Majority, District Director of the 12th Ohio Congressional District, and was an Assistant Attorney General for Ohio. Dennis has served as an arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers “NASD”) and trained arbitrators for the NASD. He has appeared before the Financial Industry National Regulatory Authority “FINRA” and its predecessor, the NASD, New York Stock Exchange, Commodities and Futures Trading Commission, Securities and Exchange Commission, Ohio Division of Securities, and other state regulators. Dennis has testified as an expert witness in matters related to the securities industry before state courts, arbitrations, and state regulatory hearings.