Marc S. Schechter (San Diego, California)
Marc S. Schechter (San Diego, California)

Marc S. Schechter

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Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Licensed for 35 years

Serving San Diego, CA (view address)

Marc S. Schechter

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Serving San Diego, CA (view address)

About Marc S. Schechter

Head Notes and Comments Editor, California Western Law Review, 1983-1984. Author: "Uston v. Resorts International Hotel: An Unwarranted Intrusion on the Common Law Right of Exclusion," 20 California Western Law Review 511, 1984. Adjunct Professor, Employee Benefits and ERISA, California Western School of Law.
Butterfield Schechter LLP

Areas of Law

  • Employee Benefits
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plans
  • Pension and Profit Sharing Plans
  • ERISA Litigation
  • Executive Compensation
  • Stock Options
  • Business Law

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Legal Community Activity & Contributions

  • Senators introduced a bipartisan bill that would encourage employee stock ownership as a means of retirement savings for workers. U.S. Senators Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) and Ben Cardin (D-Md.) introduced Senate Bill 177 which would, in part, expand the creation of S Corporation ESOPs. Introduced on January 18, 2019, the new bill has the support of […]

  • Family-owned companies often take pride in the reputation they have built up over the years. However, at some point, the owners may need to step down from the company. The founders may want the next generation to follow in the family business but the majority of family-owned companies only last a single generation. Employee Stock […]





Admission Details

Admitted in 1985, New Jersey and U.S. Tax Court
2000, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
1984, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
2009, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
1984, California
2001, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School Attended
California Western School of Law

Class of 1984
magna cum laude

University Attended

Rowan University
Class of 1980

Birth Information

Born in 1958
Lakewood, New Jersey, July 11, 1958

Associations & Memberships
San Diego County Bar Association (Member, Taxation Law Section and Entertainment & Sports Law Section)
State Bar of California
Representative Cases
Ronald Erpelding, et al. v. Delaware Charter Guarantee and Trust Company, No. 04-55436, 9th Cir., 2006 U.S. App. LEXIS 731
Wayne v. Pacific Bell, 189 F.3d 982, opinion amended and superseded, 238 F.3d 1048 (9th Cir. 2000), cert. denied, 122 S.Ct. 40 (2001)
Courtney v. American Airlines, Inc., 40 F.Supp.2d 389 (N.D. Tex 1999)
Meoli v. American Medical Services of San Diego, 35 F.Supp.2d 761 (S.D. Cal. 1999).

Payment Information

Fixed Hourly Rate
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Other Information
Fixed Fees Available

Location Details

Marc S. Schechter: Partner at Butterfield Schechter LLP

San Diego

10021 Willow Creek Road, Suite 200
San Diego, CA  92131-1603



Office Hours:

  • Monday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Tuesday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Wednesday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Thursday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Friday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM

Attorney FAQs

Is this attorney admitted to practice in any U.S. Federal Courts?
Marc S. Schechter is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, United States District Court for the Central District of California, United States District Court for the Northern District of California, United States District Court for the Southern District of California and United States Supreme Court.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, Marc S. Schechter has a 5.0 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
Does this attorney accept major credit cards?
Yes, Marc S. Schechter will accept American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Butterfield Schechter LLP has 4 attorneys at this location.
Is this attorney listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers?
Marc S. Schechter is listed in the Employment Benefits Law section of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.


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