Representation of Trustees and Fiduciaries

As attorneys to trustees and other fiduciaries, we have developed expertise in litigation involving the areas of fraudulent and preferential transfers and other avoidance actions under the Bankruptcy Code and state court statutes, the resolution of complex lien issues, recovery of directors and officers claims, the prosecution of objections to discharge, the liquidation of assets, including inventory and real property, addressing matrimonial disputes in bankruptcy and environmental problems.

The firm’s collective expertise makes us capable of handling any type of litigation matter before the bankruptcy or state courts, in any jurisdiction throughout the country.

We have developed an excellent reputation for our skillful handling of litigation matters with fellow members of the bar, the courts and the Office of the United States Trustee.

  • Well respected and regarded in all areas of trustee and fiduciary representation
  • Called on to participate in major bankruptcy proceedings both as trustees and as attorneys for trustees in New Jersey and Delaware bankruptcy courts
  • Requested to serve as both assignees and receivers and as attorneys for assignees and receivers in court supervised liquidation proceedings
  • Served as Special Fiscal Agent in New Jersey state court
  • Served as Plan Administrator, Liquidating Trustee and Plan Oversight Committee in courts throughout the country
  • Called upon to assist with training and education of other fiduciaries

Forman Holt Named to "Best Law Firms" 2021

The firm has been included in the 2021 Edition of  Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms,” a distinction of professional excellence. To be eligible, a firm must have a lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, a list of the top 5% of private lawyers in the USA, which included Charles M. Forman for 2020 and 2021.

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All Forman Holt Members Recognized by Super Lawyers

The Forman Holt law firm is unlike any other insolvency firm in New Jersey, in that all of its members have been named to the prestigious Super Lawyers list in both 2020 and 2021, an honor reserved for only 5% of lawyers in each state.

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3 Tips For Small Business Owners In Financial Difficulty

Charles M. Forman is featured in the online column “Triple Play”, a weekly NJBIZ feature that asks top executives in New Jersey to talk about three things related to their industry.

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Charles M. Forman Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

The NJ Law Journal named Charles Forman as recipient of their 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award. The committee considers which individuals helped to shape the law in NJ, through their work on the bench, in-house or building a firm.

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Charles Forman Celebrated for Dedication to the Field of Law in Marquis Who’s Who

Prominent bankruptcy attorney Charles M. Forman has been included in Marquis Who’s Who, the publication which serves as the standard in biographical reference publications.

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