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  Elizabeth A. Lowery
Partner
Direct Dial: 310.937.2066
Fax: 310.937.2064
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Elizabeth Lowery is a Partner in Freeman Mathis & Gary's Hermosa Beach and downtown Los Angeles offices. She is a trial lawyer with a nationwide practice focusing on financial institutions and professionals. As a former trader and CPA, she brings a unique and exceptionally strong financial background to an array of commercial litigation.

Ms. Lowery has extensive experience in all aspects of financial and investment services including internal investigations, SEC and FINRA investigations and litigation, regulatory licensing, expungement, fraud claims, breach of fiduciary duty, unfair business practices and professional negligence.  Her clients include accountants, attorneys, financial institutions, brokerage firms, stock and commodity brokers, certified financial planners, as well as insurance agents.  In addition, Ms. Lowery has assisted many clients in navigating through inquiries, investigations, disciplinary actions by FINRA, the SEC, the Certified Financial Planning Board, and California’s Department of Insurance and Board of Accountancy.  

Prior to receiving her law degree, Ms. Lowery was licensed to trade both stocks and commodities. She was in the top 2% of candidates who passed all four parts of the Certified Public Accountant exam in the first sitting.  Before joining FMG, she was responsible for the highly-publicized victory of registered representative Mark Anderson against the SEC’s accusations that he charged excessive mark-ups. (Reported in the Wall Street Journal and Bond Buyer.) 

Ms. Lowery regularly speaks at conferences for her clients about legal developments relevant to their businesses. She has spoken nationally, as well as at Pepperdine’s Securities Arbitration Clinic, on a variety of topics relating to securities law and FINRA arbitrations and enforcement actions. She also has been a panel speaker and authored articles for the Securities Arbitration Treatise of the Practicing Law Institute. Ms. Lowery prides herself on her hands-on and efficient attention to her matters, and developing long-term relationships with her clients.

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