Bank of America Corp. and Citigroup Inc. are among the underwriters accused in a lawsuit of misleading investors in a $1.9 billion offering of Lehman Brothers securities in February.

The suit, filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York by Fogel Capital Management of Stuart, Fla., also names Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc., a UBS AG unit, and Lehman executives, including chief executive officer Richard Fuld. Fogel Capital is seeking class, or group, status and asking for unspecified damages.

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