According to BrokerCheck records financial advisor Lewis Robinson (Robinson), currently associated with BB&T Securities, LLC (BB&T), has been subject to 10 customer complaints, one regulatory action, and one employment separation for cause. According to records kept by The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Robinson has been accused by customers of unsuitable investment advice among other claims.
In August 2017, FINRA found that Robinson settled a customer’s complaint by issuing three checks in the total amount of $12,203.23 to the customer’s wife without the knowledge of his brokerage firm. FINRA determined that the customer complained on three separate occasions about the amount of commissions that he charged.
In August 2015, Morgan Stanley terminated Robinson for providing unapproved fee reimbursements to a client.
The most recent customer complaint against Robinson was filed in July 2016 and alleged unsuitable investments between 2013 and 2016 causing $104,000 in damages. The claim was settled for $29,060.