A.R. John Hitchings
John Hitchings is an associate in the Firm's Business Litigation and Broker-Dealer Regulation Practice Groups. A significant portion of Mr. Hitchings' practice is focused on defending claims unique to the financial services industry, including claims for fraud, conversion, unsuitability, churning and unauthorized trading. Mr. Hitchings regularly appears before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) in all phases of arbitration proceedings.
Mr. Hitchings' knowledge of the financial services industry and skill at representing broker-dealers has been sharpened by responding to hundreds of investor complaints and regulatory investigations by FINRA and the SEC.
He has also been named a "2015 New York Metro Rising Star" by Thomson Reuter's Super Lawyers Magazine.
Awards & Recognition
Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2009 - Member of the Moot Court Honor Society and The Order of Barristers
Stonehill College, B.A., Political Science
John is admitted to practice in the State of New York, as well as before the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
Office: New York