Soreide Law Group is investigating broker, MICHAEL JAMES BURKOFF (MICHAEL BURKE, MIKE BURKOFF) CRD#: 2751980, who is registered with  NATIONAL SECURITIES CORPORATION in New York since 2001.

According to FINRA’s BrokerCheck, which is available to the public on FINRA’s website, MICHAEL BURKOFF, has 5 Disclosures on his CRD report.  Of the 5 Disclosures, 4 are “Customer Disputes.” The significance of Burkoff’s FINRA Customer Disputes is underscored in FINRA NOTICE to MEMBERS 03-49. FINRA conducted a review of the CRD’s of all registered representatives, only .41% had been the subject of 3 or more customer complaints. In other words, Burkoff’s Customer Disputes rank him in the top one-hundredth percent of all registered representatives for customer complaints. 

There was a complaint settled in 2001 for $13,500.00, following allegations that, “The client alleged that the broker mishandled one transaction in his account resulting from a miscommunication with respect to the order to purchase the stock.”

The compliant in 2012 settled for $4,900.00 following allegations of, “Unauthorized trading.”

There was a Customer Dispute filed against MICHAEL BURKOFF in 2015 that was denied.

In December of 2019, a dispute was filed against Burkoff which is still pending, following allegations of, “Suitability, breach of fiduciary duty.”  The client is seeking $150,000.00.

MICHAEL BURKOFF has commented on his CRD report, denying the allegations.

Burkoff has been registered in the securities industry for 23 years and has been listed with 7 firms.  He is currently registered with the following firm since 11/28/2001:



NEW YORK, NY 10004

If you’ve suffered investment losses due to the actions or recommendations of broker, MICHAEL BURKOFF of NATIONAL SECURITIES CORPORATION, contact Soreide Law Group at 888-760-6552, and speak to a lawyer at no cost.  We represent clients nationwide before FINRA on a contingency fee basis—no fee to you if no recovery.