Publicly available records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on May 17, 2018 indicate that Tennessee-based Raymond James Financial Services broker/adviser Matthew Lawson is involved in a pending customer dispute. Fitapelli Kurta is interested in speaking to investors who have complaints regarding Mr. Lawson (CRD# 2869619).
Matthew Lawson has spent 20 years in the securities industry and has been registered with Raymond James Financial Services in Chattanooga, Tennessee since 2012. Previous registrations include LPL Financial in Chattanooga, Tennessee (2007-2012); SunTrust Investment Services in Chattanooga, Tennessee (2005-2007); Amsouth Investment Services in Birmingham, Alabama (2004-2005); and Merrill Lynch in New York, New York (1997-2004). He has passed five securities industry examinations: Series 65 (Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination), which he obtained on May 30, 1997; Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination), which he obtained on May 21, 1997; Series 31 (Futures Managed Funds Examination), which he obtained on December 15, 2008; Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination), which he obtained on May 9, 1997; and Series 24 (General Securities Principal Examination), which he obtained on March 28, 2006. He is a registered broker and investment adviser with 36 US states and territories.
According to his BrokerCheck report, he has received one pending customer complaint and one denied customer complaint.