Rex Securities Law
Robert H. Rex, Esq.
Mr. Rex graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a degree in accounting and obtained his law degree from the University of Florida in 1976. For six years following graduation from law school, he practiced tax law and accounting and oil and gas law as a certified public accountant with Coopers and Lybrand and with Grant Thornton (formerly Alexander Grant).
He served as VP of legal and finance for Heritage Oil and Heritage Processing, oil and gas related companies in San Antonio, Texas, in the early 1980’s. In 1987 Mr. Rex joined Dickenson Murphy Rex & Sloan where he established his practice representing investors who have lost money in the stock market, retirement or other accounts as a result of stockbroker malpractice.
Mr. Rex’s clients are comprised primarily of retirees seeking the recovery of investment and retirement funds lost as a result of negligent advice from broker firms, stockbrokers and/or investment advisers. Mr. Rex has represented hundreds of individuals nationwide, many of who are elderly and retired, in recovering damages from all of the well known brokerage firms as well as many local and regional broker-dealers.
Mr. Rex is a member of the Florida and Texas Bar Associations , PIABA (Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and was voted one of Florida’s Top lawyers by Florida Legal Elite in 2006. This honor was determined by a voting of Florida lawyers and represents the top 1.6% of Florida’s lawyers.
Mr. Rex served in the United States Air Force Securities Service from 1966-1969. A resident of of Palm Beach County Florida for most of his life, Bob Rex moved to the Austin, TX, area a few years ago.
Nan L. Thompson
Nan L. Thompson has been Mr. Rex’s assistant for 26 years. Ms. Thompson graduated from Centenary College for Women in Hackettstown, New Jersey and worked at NBC in New York as an assistant in Spot Sales for the NBC owned and operated stations. While raising her family, Nan worked for real estate attorneys in Delray Beach for 18 years prior to becoming Mr. Rex’s assistant at Dickenson Murphy Rex & Sloan.
When not enjoying her role as one of the world’s finest grandmothers, Nan loves her work each day in helping clients understand the arbitration process. She has been invaluable in her caring service to the clients who have been victimized by stock brokers and broker/dealers.