The Law Offices of Debra G. Speyer

Two Penn Center Plaza, Suite 200,
Philadelphia, PA 19102, United States

Contact: Debra Speyer, Owner

  • 215 238-1980
  • 215 238-1383

Practice/Organization Description

Debra is also an astute, experienced, and aggressive litigator with a national and international securities law practice, and elder law practice. Before going into private practice in 1990, Debra was an attorney with the Enforcement Division of the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) prosecuting brokerage firms and stockbrokers for investment fraud and regulatory violations. Prior to that, she was an attorney and vice president with Thomson McKinnon Securities, Inc., an international brokerage firm which later merged with Prudential Securities.

She had been voted by other lawyers as being one of Philadelphia's top lawyers appearing in Best Lawyers of Philadelphia. She is also listed in Who's Who in American Law and Who's Who in America. She was honored by the National Organization of Women Business Owners with their annual "Women Making History" award. Debra has been acknowledged by Arrive Magazine as being one of the five "Women to Watch" on the East Coast for her work defending the rights of defrauded senior citizens.

Debra is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum for her securities arbitration work. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is limited to attorneys who have won million- and multi-million-dollar verdicts and settlements.

She has been quoted in over 250 periodicals throughout the world, including Newsweek, Kiplinger's Magazine, USA Today, Crain's New York Business, and the American Banker.

Her book "Money, Health and Home: Seven Steps to Helping Your Parents Navigate Retirement and Aging" is being published shortly.

Debra is a frequently invited guest speaker for business, professional and non-profit organizations, and is a legal commentator for radio talk shows and television. She has appeared on Wall Street Journal Radio, NBC TV, CNN Financial News TV, CNBC TV's "Wake Up Call" and "Power Lunch Financial News," and Fox News.

Philadelphia Office

Law Offices of Debra G. Speyer

Two Penn Center Plaza, Suite 200

Philadelphia, PA 19102

215 238-1980 phone

215 238-1383 fax

Pennsylvania Main Line Office

Two Bala Plaza, Suite 300

Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

610 949-9555 phone

610 949-9554 fax

Florida Office

3908 Leafy Way

Miami, Florida 33133

800 510-7862 phone

Maryland Office

4246 Madonna Road

Madonna, Maryland 21084

800 510-7862 phone

Education

1984 – 1986 Hofstra University M.B.A., Finance; thesis - Program Trading and Stock Market Manipulation 1981 – 1984 Hofstra University School of Law J.D., Law 1976 – 1980 Hofstra University BBA, Accounting

Professional Associations & Memberships

Alumni of Hofstra Law School

Professor of Law at Drexel University

Honors and Awards

Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers Magazine 2011

Best Lawyers of the Main Line

Main Line Magazine 2011

Best Lawyers of Montgomery County

Surburban Life Magazine 2011

Million Dollar Advocates Forum Since 1990

Million Dollar Advocates Forum 2010

Who's Who in American Law Since 1990

Marquis 2010

"Women Making History" Award

National Organization of Women Business Owners

Women to Watch

Arrive Magazine

Best Lawyers of Philadelphia

Philadelphia Magazine

Areas of Practice
  • Securities Law
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
Locations
Other U.S. Locations
  • Florida
  • Maryland
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