James W. Forsyth

James W. Forsyth


Pittsburgh, PA
  • Organized private equity funds for local venture capital management teams
  • Assisted a Fortune 500 energy company in a business combination and eventual initial public offering for a corporation which became listed on the New York Stock Exchange
  • Implemented incentive compensation programs for entrepreneurial start-up companies doing business in partnership and limited liability company forms
  • Divided private business enterprises among family members on a tax-free basis to enable the separated lines of business to prosper under reinvigorated management teams
  • Defeated many tax assessments asserted by the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue against an international electronics manufacturer traded on the New York Stock Exchange and against two national cable television/media services clients