Biography

Marc is currently Managing Partner of the firm. He focuses on general business counseling, commercial law and business reorganizations. He represents creditors, debtors, committees and trustees in Chapter 11 reorganizations, as well as borrowers in loan transactions and bankruptcy and commercial litigation. Marc also works on the sale and acquisition of financially distressed companies.

Marc is nationally Board Certified in Business Bankruptcy Law by the American Board of Certification, a nonprofit organization created to recognize attorneys who are experts in the bankruptcy and creditors’ rights fields.

Marc is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated through Martindale-Hubbell.

  • Professional & Civic Activities
    • Marc is a member of the Akron, Cleveland Metropolitan, Ohio State, and American Bar Associations and is a graduate of Leadership Akron, Class XIV.
    • National Board Member, Jewish Community Centers of America
    • Past President: Shaw Jewish Community Center of Akron
    • Past President: Akron Bar Association
    • Past Board Chair: Child Guidance & Family Solutions
    • Past Board Chair: United Way of Summit County
    • Past Board Chair: Akron Community Foundation
    • Past Board Chair: County of Summit, Alcohol Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services Board
    • Past President: Jewish Community Board of Akron
    • Past Recipient: Distinguished Service Award and Community Builder Award - United Way of Summit County
    • Distinguished Service Award - Akron Jaycees
    • President’s Award – Shaw Jewish Community Center
    • Distinguished Leadership Award – Leadership Akron Alumni Association
    • Isroff Young Leadership Award – Akron Jewish Community Federation
    • Glauberman Leadership Award – Shaw Jewish Community Center
    • Outstanding Service Award for Lawyers under 40 – Ohio State Bar Association
    • Karl S. Hay Community Service Award – Brouse McDowell
  • Articles & Presentations
  • Distinctions
    • Named Best Lawyers® 2015 Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Akron — 2015
    • The Best Lawyers® in America through a peer-review survey as listed in the Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation - Bankruptcy Law sections — 2006-2015
    • Ohio Super Lawyer through a peer- and achievement-based review conducted by the research team at Super Lawyers, a service of Thompson Reuters legal division — 2008-2014
    • Cleveland’s Legal Leaders™ – Top Rated Lawyer in Bankruptcy, and General Practice — 2013
    • Top Rated Midwest Lawyer — 2013
    • Top 50 Cleveland Super Lawyers — 2013, 2014
    • Top 100 Ohio Super Lawyers — 2010-2014
    • Top Rated Lawyer in Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy — 2013