Anthony W. Djinis

Anthony W. Djinis

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Securities Litigation Attorney in Washington, DC

Pickard Djinis and Pisarri LLP
 | 1990 M Street Northwest, Suite 660
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-223-4418
Fax: 202-331-3813
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008, 2012 - 2015
Licensed Since: 1977
Practice Areas:
  • Securities Litigation (50%),
  • Securities & Corporate Finance (30%),
  • Administrative Law (20%)
Attorney Profile

Mr. Djinis is a co-founder of Pickard Djinis and Pisarri LLP, a Washington, DC law firm specializing in securities and corporate law and related litigation.  Pickard Djinis and Pisarri LLP renders legal services to the financial community, primarily public companies, broker dealers, investment advisers, mutual funds, electronic information providers and banks in the areas of securities regulation and litigation.  Many of the lawyers in the firm were previously affiliated with the Securities and Exchange Commission or FINRA.  The firm represents clients before the SEC, FINRA, and other federal and state government agencies having regulatory authority over the financial services industry.

Mr. Djinis has a wide range of clients including broker-dealers, investment bankers, investment advisers, investment companies, hedge funds, public corporations, executives and auditors. He has broad experience representing clients in the United States and internationally in securities regulatory and enforcement matters, litigation and arbitration. Mr. Djinis has had numerous successes in defending his clients in SEC, FINRA, and state investigations, examinations, and licensing actions as well as administrative proceedings.  An important part of his practice is counseling clients regarding SEC, SRO, and state securities regulatory and compliance requirements, designing supervisory and compliance systems, and conducting internal investigations regarding complicated securities regulatory issues.

About Anthony Djinis

Admitted: 1977, Washington D.C.

Professional Webpage:


  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, DC National Trial Lawyers Association - Membership is extended to this invitation-only organization to the select few of the most qualified attorneys from each state who demonstrate superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature and public profile., National Trial Lawyers Association, 2010
  • The Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating is a significant rating accomplishment - a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence., Martindale Hubbell, 2009

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Advisory Board Member, Revere Bank, 2014

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • President, Parish Council, St. George Greek Orthodox Church, Bethesda, Maryland 20817, 2013


  • Contributing Editor - Pickard Washington Report

Educational Background:

  • St. John's University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1974
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, BS Physics, 1971

Industry Groups

  • Banking
  • Corporate
  • Securities
Office Location for Anthony W. Djinis

1990 M Street Northwest
Suite 660
Washington, DC 20036

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Last Updated: 12/13/2018

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