George Mentz JD, MBA, CWM - AAFM ® Board of Standards -
Founder & Attorney
The GAFM ® Academy of Financial Management ®
International - Founder & Gen Counsel George Mentz
Prof. Dr. George
Mentz JD, MBA, CWM ®, QFP, Attorney at Law - USA
- GAFM ®
Mentz is first person in the United States to achieve "Quad Designation"
Status by earning and achieving a Doctor of Jurisprudence JD Degree, AACSB recognized MBA Degree,
Licensed Qualified Financial Planner Registration, and Certified Financial Consultant credential.
Author of over 200 Books and Articles and Teacher of over 250 graduate, law, and college accredited courses
globally. Featured and quoted in the Forbes, Wall Street Journal ™, Reuters, The Hindu National, The
Financial Times Asia, The Arab Times, El Norte Latin America, The Business Wire, Dice.com, EFinancialCareers.com,
AdvisoryFYI, Body Mind Spirit, EuroInvestor News UK, Yahoo Finance, Morningstar News, Digital50 News,
Direkt Broker Germany News, and more. Mentz is winner of a 2009 Excellence in Teaching Award, several faculty
awards, and a meritorious service gold medal award for charity work.
George Mentz is the pioneer of the wealth management certification
curriculum for accredited institutional use for international law. He has been a professor for the
post-doctorate program at the Diamond Law School program for several years along with serving as a JSD/PHD
panel/mentor for the doctorate program . Mentz is a licensed attorney & Dr. Mentz has taught over
250 graduate and undergraduate law and business courses and is the winner of several faculty awards for excellence
along with earning 3 certifications regarding online education, mentorship, e-platforms and e-learning
design. . Mentz's Guides and books address: law, tax, management, operations, and compliance, including
Prof. Mentz has been an expert on consultative status with the
Federal Government USA, volunteers as a Civil Society member to the United Nations, and serves on the advisory
boards of the: GAFM ® American Academy International Board of Standards, The Latin American Capitulo - Analistas/
Financiero, The AABFS Arab Academy of Banking and Financial Sciences, the India Institute for Financial Management,
the ACCE African Economists Association, the IQFP International Assn. for Qualified Financial Planners, and has
also served on the advisory boards of the GFF Global Finance Forum in Switzerland and the World E-Commerce Forum in
the UK. Also, Mentz has won academic awards for his delivery of Ethics and Professionalism Courses along with
serving on the boards of charities, schools, and foundations.
Mentz is formerly with the KSF Class Action and Securities Law Firm.
Mentz has also been accepted as an expert in NASD Arbitration. The Mentz law firm continues to be a leading
consultant in Securities Fraud Consumer Protection. Mentz previously worked with the firm KG, LLC which was founded
in 2001 by Wendell Gauthier, the nationally prominent class action attorney and lawyer most responsible for the
national tobacco settlements in excess of $200 billion, and numerous other recoveries for thousands of plaintiffs
in excess of $3 billion.
Mentz has been seen in international and national press, television and
radio. Mentz, as a long time researcher, analyst, author and journalist, has syndicated expert columns in business,
finance and careers in the US and Internationally. In 2011, Mentz was quoted by the: Yahoo News, USA Today,
India Times, American Banking News, Wall Street Globe, American Consumer News, Benziga Media, World News, Biz
Wire Express, Allvoices.com, Newscycles.com, NewsGuide.us, Startpagina Netherlands, Interceder News, Digital
Journal.com, InsuranceNewsNet.com, Wall Street Sonnets, USA Today World News, Biz Wire Express, American Banking
News, The Investment Authority news, Reference.com, The Examiner, REDIFF India News, San Francisco
Mentz is a member of: Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity
(Initiated Member) - SBD Sigma Beta Delta Honor Society - Pi Sigma Epsilon - International Business and Marketing
Fraternity (Initiated Member) - Delta Pi Epsilon - Business Professors and Educators Society (Initiated Member);
MIBS Member of the International Barristers Society; holder of the QFP Financial Planning Graduate
Certification, and member of various charities and orders globally. Mentz attended law school courses
at the oldest royal chartered college in the USA, William and Mary. Mentz also attended graduate school
programs in: Brazil, Belgium, Mexico, and Spain. He is a member various boards, a member of
the Harvard Business Review Advisory Council, and a member of the Yale Club New York City.
George Mentz Colorado Springs USA and New Orleans Louisiana