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Robert Banks Jr

Robert Banks Jr

Representing investors since 1985
  • Arbitration & Mediation, Securities Law, Stockbroker & Investment Fraud
  • Massachusetts, Oregon, Washington, Wisconsin
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Mr. Banks is a leader in the field of securities arbitration, representing investors against brokerage firms large and small. He is past president of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association, a past chair of the Oregon State Bar Securities Regulation Section, and a past president of the Federal Bar Association, Oregon Chapter. Our cases have been covered by the financial press and in publications including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Oregonian.

Practice Areas
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Business Arbitration, Consumer Arbitration, Family Arbitration
    Securities Law
    Stockbroker & Investment Fraud
  • Free Consultation
    Our evaluation of your case is a critical step in determining your potential for recovery
  • Contingent Fees
    No fee unless we get your money back in most cases
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Professional Experience
Samuels, Yoelin, Kantor, LLC
- Current
Lead attorney for securities litigation practice group, Investor Defenders.
Senior Attorney
Banks Law Office, P.C.
Firm represents investors nationwide in claims against stockbrokers, financial adivsors, accountants and attorneys. We recover investment losses based on fraud, negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, unsuitability, misrepresentations, churning, defective investment products, and the like. Member Super Lawyers.
Reed College
B.A. | American Studies
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University of Wisconsin - Madison
J.D. | Law
Honors: Dean's Honor List
Activities: Legal Writing Instructor
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Investor Champion
North American Securities Administrators Association
The award is given to a person who has a history of demonstrated advocacy for the protection of Main Street investors
Distinguished Service Award
Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association
"For Leadership Efforts In Protecting Investors"
Director Emeritus
Public Investor Arbitration Bar Association
Professional Associations
Oregon State Bar  # 821862
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Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association
Past President
- Current
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Speaking Engagements
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Contact & Map
Congress Center
1001 SW 5th Avenue #1100
portland 97204
Telephone: (503) 222-7475
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