State Bar of California
Third Circuit Court of Appeals
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
J.D., University of Southern California Gould School of Law
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles (cum laude)
Roye represents clients in bankruptcy and out-of-court restructuring transactions, bankruptcy and commercial litigation and, if necessary, appeal. Roye has represented entities in a variety of bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings, including the Chapter 11 debtors in In re Tamrac, Inc., In re FirstFed Financial Corp., and litigation against the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; the Chapter 11 debtor in In re First Regional Bancorp; the Chapter 7 trustee in In re Point Center Financial, Inc.; the Chapter 11 trustee in In re Arnold Klein, M.D.; the liquidating trustee in the AirFastTickets bankruptcy case, and in litigation against insiders; Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., the largest creditor in the Dimitrios P. Biller Chapter 11 bankruptcy case; a prestigious Delaware law firm in the EMAK Worldwide, Inc. Chapter 11 bankruptcy case; Level 3 Communications, LLC in the TCAST Communications, Inc. Chapter 11 bankruptcy case; and the reorganized debtor in In re Meruelo Maddux Properties, Inc., and multi-party litigation resulting from the confirmed Chapter 11 plan of reorganization in that case.
Roye also represents and has represented entities and individuals in the entertainment industry in the Chapter 11 cases of The Weinstein Company, LLC, Relativity Media, LLC, and Open Road Films, LLC.
Prior to entering private practice, Roye served as a law clerk to the Honorable Maureen A. Tighe, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Central District of California, the Honorable Geraldine Mund, and the Honorable Robin L. Riblet.
Southern California Super Lawyers “Rising Star” (2014-2020)
Public Counsel’s Debtor Assistance Project Pro Bono Award (2013)
Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum
Financial Lawyers Conference
American Bankruptcy Institute
Turnaround Management Association
Appellate Standing: The Ninth Circuit Shakes Things Up, ABI Journal (September 2019).
Preserving Estate Causes of Action for Post-Confirmation Litigation, 32 CAL. BANKR. J. 427 (2013).