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Peter S. Forgie has been a trial attorney, specializing in maritime personal injury for more than 30 years. Mr. Forgie has tried to jury verdict more than 120 cases since 1975, including cases involving the American tuna fleet, tug and barge operations, sport fishing fleets, commercial dive operations, offshore oil operations, passenger vessels, cruise ship injury, recreational vessels, jet skis, longshore activities, collisions, salvage and maritime product liability cases.


Mr. Forgie also has a sub-specialty in truck transportation and motorcycle collision cases, and has recently obtained a verdict in excess of $4.8 million for a motorcycle injury. Throughout the course of his career, he has successfully settled hundreds of cases with a total value estimated to be in excess of $60 million.

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    39 years
  2. Maritime: 50%
    39 years

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Law Offices Of Charles D. Naylor

839 South Beacon Street, Suite 311
San Pedro, CA, 90731

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CAActive197505/23/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Of CounselLaw Offices Of Charles D. Naylor2006 - Present
PartnerForgie & Leonard LLP1985 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesMember2005 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of TexasMember2000 - Present
United States District Court for the Central District of CaliforniaMember1983 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of CaliforniaMember1983 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitMember1980 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1975 - Present
Guam Bar AssociationMember1979 - 1990
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University College LondonInternational Business & MaritimeLL.M - Master of Laws1982
Pepperdine University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
University of Southern California Law SchoolEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1971