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The Hopp Law Firm Names New Partner to Idaho Legal Team

""The Hopp Law Firm, LLC"":http://www.hopplawfirm.com, a national provider of commercial and creditor legal services, recently announced that Forrest R. Goodrum has joined its Idaho legal team as a partner.

Goodrum joins the firm with over 40 years of litigation, appellate litigation, creditor bankruptcy, and real estate law experience. In his work, Goodrum has handled a wide range of regulatory and compliance matters related to creditor's rights, real estate, mortgage banking, mortgage servicing, foreclosures, and litigation.


Goodrum was previously partner in a private practice known as Munther Goodrum Chartered, established in 1979, which was honored with an AV rating by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. He also served as general counsel and chief legal officer for a large financial institution.

""Our Idaho office has seen significant growth over the course of this year,"" said Robert J. Hopp, CEO of the Hopp Law Firm. ""We are pleased to welcome someone of Forrest's stature in the Idaho legal community…[H]e brings with him an expertise in areas that are of key importance to our practice.""

Goodrum earned his Juris Doctor from Rutgers Law School where he was a member of Rutgers Law Review. A frequent author and lecturer, he is the founding chairman of the Real Property section of the Idaho State Bar. Goodrum has also been a commercial and construction arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association.

The Hopp Law Firm has been providing legal services and representation to national, regional, and local lenders, as well as servicers, outsourcers, and asset managers since 1996.

The firm has offices in Colorado, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, Washington, Oregon, Wyoming and New York.

About Author: Carrie Bay

Carrie Bay is a freelance writer for DS News and its sister publication MReport. She served as online editor for DSNews.com from 2008 through 2011. Prior to joining DS News and the Five Star organization, she managed public relations, marketing, and media relations initiatives for several B2B companies in the financial services, technology, and telecommunications industries. She also wrote for retail and nonprofit organizations upon graduating from Texas A&M University with degrees in journalism and English.

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