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Beth L. Slaby

Associate
Office

Pittsburgh

One Oxford Centre
301 Grant St, 14th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
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Fax: 412.394.2555
Practice Areas
Banking & FinanceCorporate Restructuring & BankruptcyReal Estate
Areas of Emphasis
Commercial & Real Estate FinanceConsumer Financial Services Regulatory & ComplianceCreditors RightsEminent DomainFinancial Services LitigationForeclosures, Loan Modifications and Lender's Remedies
Industries
Banking
Education
J.D., DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 2008
B.A., Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 2000
State Bar Licenses
Pennsylvania
Membership
Section Council Member, Allegheny County Bar Association, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section
International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation ("IWIRC"), Western PA Chapter
Turnaround Management Association, Pittsburgh Chapter
Western Pennsylvania Bankruptcy American Inns of Court
Bucknell Club of Pittsburgh
Young Lawyers Division Council of the Allegheny County Bar Association

Beth L. Slaby

Associate

Elizabeth L. Slaby (“Beth”) has served as restructuring lawyer in a number of U.S. cases, representing a wide range of interests and parties.  Beth’s clients rely on her to interpret nuances in the Bankruptcy Code and to advise them of the most cost-effective ways to navigate insolvency proceedings.  She has represented over 25 lenders in work-out, insolvency and commercial foreclosure matters. Beth has also represented debtors, bank groups, secured and unsecured creditors, purchasers and other parties in major debt restructurings and Chapter 11 cases.  Beth has intimate knowledge of the procedures in the Western District of Pennsylvania, as well as surrounding counties.

In addition, banking and non-banking institutions rely on Beth to serve as regulatory counsel on issues involving the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, Truth-in-Lending Act, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act , as well as the rules promulgated by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Beth also advises real estate clients in complex commercial foreclosure and title issues in Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining Clark Hill in 2012, Beth worked at a boutique bankruptcy and creditor’s rights law firm and a large regional bank.   Beth is a member of both the Banking & Finance and Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy practice groups.  Beth also serves on the Board of the Turnaround Management Association and the Wilkinsburg Area School District.

Presentations/Publications

  • "Creditors Beware-Automatic Stay Violations Can Lead to Massive Punitive Damages," Clark Hill E-Alert, August 2016.
  • "Purchasing Commercial Properties in Foreclosure/Bankruptcy," NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Pittsburgh, December 2013.
  • “Everything You Wanted To Know About Bankruptcy, But Were Really Afraid to Ask,” Western Pennsylvania Association of Corporate Counsel seminar, April 2013.
  • “First Consumer Agency Civil Enforcement Action Seeks Permanent Injunction Against Law Firm,” TRA Legal Alert, August 2012.