Marc C. Forsythe - Attorney Profile

18101 Von Karman Avenue, Suite 1200
Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: (949)798-2460
Fax: (949)955-9437


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).