Stoltmann Law Offices is interested in speaking to those investors who may have invested money with Brandon Adkins, who was terminated from Merrill Lynch. He was being investigated by the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions regarding allegations that he recommended the purchase of securities that had not been researched or approved by Merrill Lynch. He was also alleged to have borrowed $30,000 from an elderly client in January 2015 after he was terminated from the firm. Adkins allegedly did not tell the client he was terminated and has failed to pay the client back. Wisconsin is currently proposing to revoke Adkins’ investment advisory registration within the state.
Adkins was registered with Merrill Lynch in Bloomington, Minnesota from December 2010 until February 2011 and Merrill Lynch in Eau Claire, Wisconsin from July 2011 until January 2015. He is not currently registered with any member firm and has one customer dispute against him. Please call our law offices in Chicago, Illinois if you feel you may have a case against Brandon Adkins. We may be able to bring a claim against his former firm, Merrill Lynch, in the arbitration process to help you recover your losses. The call to us is free with no obligation.