Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on January 19, 2018 indicate that West Virginia and Ohio-based WesBanco Securities broker/adviser Paul Curnes has been involved in resolved or pending customer disputes. Fitapelli Kurta is interested in speaking to investors who have complaints regarding Mr. Curnes (CRD# 3203125).
Paul Curnes has spent 18 years in the securities industry and has been registered with WesBanco Securities in Wheeling, West Virginia and Cambridge, Ohio since 2014. Previous registrations include Cetera Advisor Networks in Wheeling, West Virginia (2010-2014); Janney Montgomery Scott in Wheeling, West Virginia (2005-2010); and Parker/Hunter in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (1999-2005). He has passed four securities industry examinations: Series 66 (Uniform Combined State Law Examination), which he obtained on July 2, 1999; Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination), which he obtained on June 3, 1999; Series 10 (General Securities Sales Supervisor – General Module Examination), which he obtained on August 25, 2008; and Series 9 (General Securities Sales Supervisor – Options Module Examination), which he obtained on July 22, 2008. He is a registered broker and investment adviser with nine US states: California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
According to his BrokerCheck report, he has received one customer complaint and one pending customer complaint.
In December 2017 a customer alleged Paul Curnes, while employed at WesBanco Securities, violated securities laws, breached his fiduciary duty, and violated securities industry rules in connection to investments in Consol Energy Stock. The customer is seeking $234,210 in damages in the pending complaint.
In 2014 a customer alleged Paul Curnes, while employed at Cetera Advisor Networks, failed to follow instructions to sell bonds and buy stocks, and executed unauthorized sells and buys. The complaint settled in 2015 for more than $4,600.
If you have complaints regarding Paul Curnes, call Fitapelli Kurta at 877-238-4175 for a free consultation. You may be entitled to recoup your losses. All cases are taken on a contingency basis: Fitapelli Kurta only receives payment if and when you recover money. You may have a limited window by law to file your complaint, so we encourage you to avoid delay. Call 877-238-4175 now to speak to an attorney for free.