Mr. Harrison represents clients in litigation and arbitration matters before FINRA (NASD, NYSE) and state and federal courts. He is a member of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association and an arbitrator for FINRA.
Mr. Harrison is a graduate of the University of Southern California where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Finance. Upon graduation, Shearson Lehman Brothers offered Mr. Harrison a job as a registered representative where he was Series Seven licensed.
Mr. Harrison clerked for the Honorable Joseph Reichmann of the United States District Court for the Central District of California. After graduating from Southwestern School of Law, Mr. Harrison worked in the New York City's District Attorney's Office as an assistant district attorney where he obtained significant court experience prosecuting cases. At the District Attorney's Office, Mr. Harrison's duties included but were not limited to directing on-site police investigations, grand jury prosecutions, drafting and presenting search warrants and prosecuting individuals accused of fraud and other crimes.
After his tenure with the District Attorney, Mr. Harrison worked as an in-house attorney at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter where he defended the firm from allegations of stockbroker fraud by investors and regulators.
From 2000 to present, Mr. Harrison has concentrated his practice in the securities industry.
Mr. Harrison has been quoted in the media on securities-related matters such as Money Magazine, USA Today and the Los Angeles Times.