Goe Forsythe Hodges LLP
18101 Von Karman Avenue
Irvine, California 92612
d. (949) 798-2460
Irvine IV Co-Chair
Marc Forsythe, Esq.
For over 20 years, the Firm has represented all types of debtors, creditors, trustees, receivers, and asset purchasers. The Firm also has extensive bankruptcy trial experience. As a former CPA, I provide my clients the extra edge in financial disputes.
MARC C. FORSYTHE, born January 4, 1961; admitted to the State Bar of California 1991; admitted to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2005; Certified Public Accountant, 1984.
Education: University of Nevada at Reno, (B.A., Accounting with honors, 1984) McGeorge School of Law, (J.D., 1990).
Honors: American Jurisprudence Award: Reorganizations, Recapitalizations and Insolvencies; Decedents, Estates and Trusts. Member of the Pacific Law Journal, 1988-1989; Case Note Editor for the Pacific Law Journal, 1989-1990.
Area of Specialization: Commercial and civil litigation, bankruptcy and creditor’s rights practice. Representative matters include: representation of creditors in Chapter 11 reorganization, workouts, and civil business litigation matters.
Professional History: Partner, Goe & Forsythe, LLP, July 1998; Of Counsel, Frankel & Tennant Professional Corporation, April 1996 to June 1998; Associate, Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison, September 1991 to April 1996; CPA, Ernst & Young (formerly Arthur Young), 1984-1987.
Law Clerk: Honorable James N. Barr, Judge United States Bankruptcy Court, 1990 to 1991.
Publications: “Undercollateralized Creditors Cry Timber to the Right to Compensation for Interest on the Value of Collateral,” Pacific Law Review, Vol. 20, Summer 1989.
Member: American Bar Association; State Bar of California; Orange County Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Sections; Orange County Bankruptcy Forum; American Bankruptcy Institute. Certified Public Accountant in State of Nevada; Member of the Nevada Society of Certified Public Accounts; Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Admitted to practice in all California state courts; all California federal courts; the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (March 2005).