According to BrokerCheck records financial advisor Jack Griffith (Griffith), currently employed by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (Janney Scott) has been subject to five customer complaints and one lien. According to records kept by The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), most of a Griffith’s customer complaints allege that Griffith made unsuitable recommendations in equity securities.
In January 2018 a customer made allegations unsuitable recommendations for the client’s account, overconcentration, and breached his fiduciary duty. The claim alleged $200,000 in damages and is currently pending.
Also in January 2018 another customer made allegations of unsuitable recommendations for the client’s account. The claim alleged $150,000 in damages and is currently pending.
In February 2017 a customer made allegations that Griffith recommended unsuitable securities and caused an over-concentration in energy investments. The claim alleged $4,265,639 in damages and is currently pending.