Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on November 1, 2018 indicate that former Ohio-based Morgan Stanley broker/adviser Jeffrey Lutz has received a denied customer dispute and is currently not affiliated with any broker-dealer firm. Fitapelli Kurta is interested in hearing from investors who have complaints regarding Mr. Lutz (CRD# 2074166).
Jeffrey Lutz has spent 27 years in the securities industry and was most recently registered as a broker with Morgan Stanley in Centerville, Ohio (2011-2018). He has been registered as an investment adviser with Invest Capital Partners in Springboro, Ohio since June 2018. Previous registrations include JJB Hiliard WL Lyons in Dayton, Ohio (2005-2011); Legg Mason Wood Walker in Baltimore, Maryland (2003-2005); Wachovia Securities in St. Louis, Missouri (1996-2003); Dean Witter Reynolds in Purchase, New York (1992-1996); Fidelity Brokerage Services in Smithfield, Rhode Island (1991-1992); and First Investors Corporation in New York, New York (1990). He has passed six securities industry examinations: Series 65 (Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination), which he obtained on February 23, 2004; Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination), which he obtained on April 29, 1991; SIE (Securities Industry Essentials Examination), which he obtained on July 13, 2018; Series 3 (National Commodity Futures Examination), which he obtained on September 11, 1992; Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination), which he obtained on December 13, 1991; Series 6 (Investment Company Products/Variable Contracts Representative Examination), which he obtained on July 6, 1990 . He is currently not registered as a broker with any state or firm.
According to his BrokerCheck report, he has received one denied customer complaint, one unsatisfied tax lien and one financial disclosure.
In July 2018 a customer alleged Jeffrey Lutz, while employed at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, “made outside financial arrangements” which he had not yet repaid. The customer sought unspecified damages in the complaint, which was denied.
In 2014 he paid $161,000 to settle a debt of $288,000 with Chase Mortgage.
In 2013 the State of Ohio filed a tax lien totaling $21,131 against him. The lien remains outstanding.
If you or someone you know has lost money investing with Jeffrey Lutz, call Fitapelli Kurta at 877-238-4175 for a free consultation. You may be eligible to recoup your losses. Fitapelli Kurta accepts all cases on a contingency basis: we only get paid if and when you collect money. Time to file your claim may be limited, so we encourage you to avoid delay. Call 877-238-4175 now to speak to an attorney for free.