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Adam Gana
  • Appeals & Appellate, Business Law, Employment Law ...
  • Eastern District of New York, New York, Southern District of New York
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Summary

Adam Gana serves as the managing partner of the law firm of Gana Weinstein LLP. His practice focuses on all aspects of securities arbitration. Mr. Gana's experience includes securities arbitration and litigation in various dispute resolution forums including JAMS, NFA and FINRA and litigation in both State and Federal Courts. As lead counsel, Mr. Gana has tried more than forty cases to verdict before the state and federal trial and appellate courts, AAA, and has settled hundreds more cases through mediation and direct negotiation.

Mr. Gana was named in the New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars® for eight straight years (an honor given to the top 2.5% of attorneys), ranked AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale - Hubbell™ (the highest honor offered), and ranked by the National Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 100 attorneys in the state of New York.

Practice Areas
    Appeals & Appellate
    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Employment Law
    Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
    Insurance Claims
    Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
    Securities Law
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    We offer free consultations on all new potential cases.
  • Contingent Fees
    We take cases on a contingency fee basis.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Eastern District of New York
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New York
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Southern District of New York
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4th Circuit
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6th Circuit
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9th Circuit
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11th Circuit
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Managing Partner
Gana Weinstein LLP
Current
Law Clerk
United States District Court
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Associate
Sidley Austin LLP
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Education
New York Law School
J.D. | Law
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University of Vermont
B.A.
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Awards
Top Lawyer
Global Directory of Who’s Who
Top 100 Attorneys
The National Trial Lawyers
Rising Star – New York Edition
Super Lawyers
2011-2013
AV Preeminent Rated
Martindale Hubble
40 Under 40 in New York
The National Trial Lawyers
Rising Star 2011, Securities Litigation Division
The American Registry
Doctor Max Reich Award for Excellence in Civil Advocacy
New York Law School
Professional Associations
American Association for Justice
Member
Current
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Public Investor Arbitration Bar Association
Member
Current
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American Bar Association, Litigation Division
Member
Current
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American Bar Association, Alternative/Securities Dispute Resolution Committee
Member
Current
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New York State Bar  # 4408431
Member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Blue Skies for America in the Securities Industry... Except for New York
Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law
Should Non-Attorneys Represent Parties in FINRA Arbitration for Compensation?
New York State Bar Journal
The Inconsistent Dispute Resolution Process for Investment Advisers
ABA Newsletter
The Tax Consequences of Investment Recommendations and Communications- Do Brokers Have a Duty?
Practicing Law Institute, Securities Arbitration
Broker-Dealer Licensing: Understanding the Role and Limitations of the Series 6 License
Westlaw Journal, Securities Litigation and Regulation
Speaking Engagements
Investor Rights Clinic & Seminar
Pace Law School
Guest Lecturer, 2011 & 2012
Investor Rights Clinic & Seminar
New York Law School
Guest Lecturer, 2012 & 2013
Running a Successful Practice in New York
New York Law School
2010 & 2011
Subprime Mortgage Crisis
New York Law School
2010
How to Arbitrate a Product Specific Suitability Case, 2011 Annual PIABA Meeting
2011
Arbitrating FINRA Product Cases, Securities Round Table
American Bar Association – Commercial Litigation and Arbitration Section
Certifications
Board of Directors
Public Investor Advocates Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
Adam Gana's Website Profile
Website
Gana Weinstein LLP Website
Website
Securities Fraud Website
Blog
Securities Lawyers Blog
Blog
Recent Blog Posts
Contact & Map
Gana Weinstein LLP
28 Valley Rd
#1
Montclair, NJ 07042
Gana Weinstein LLP
345 7th Ave 21st Floor
New York, NY 10001
Toll-Free: (800) 810-4262
Gana Weinstein LLP
3706 N Greenview Ave
#100
Chicago, IL 60613