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William C. Price

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Offices

Pittsburgh

One Oxford Centre
301 Grant St, 14th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Philadelphia

Two Commerce Square
2001 Market St, Suite 2620
Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Education
J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2003
B.S.B.A., University of Pittsburgh College of Business Administration, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1998
State Bar Licenses
Pennsylvania
New York
Court Admissions
U.S. District Ct., W.D. of Pennsylvania
U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
Super lawyers 2015

William C. Price

Member

William C. Price assists clients in matters involving workout, bankruptcy, insolvency, and commercial litigation. He also provides counsel to clients seeking to acquire assets in distressed situations.

In both transactional and litigation settings, Bill partners with clients to formulate and implement strategies to achieve results identified at the outset and periodically revisited throughout his representations. By marrying a practical and academic approach to each client’s needs, he takes an active role with each client to deliver results that are in line with the client’s expectations—both economically and within the client’s desired timeframe. Typical matters involve workout, bankruptcy, insolvency, and commercial litigation. Additionally, Bill provides general counsel to private equity clients, usually with an investment thesis involving distressed acquisitions or debt funds.

Bill is a member of the firm's Banking & Financial Services Practice Group, where he serves as the team leader for the Workout subgroup. To remain sharp on issues that affect his clientele in the commercial environment, Bill teaches the course Secured Transactions (Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code) at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

Awards/Achievements
2010-2016: Super Lawyers - Selected for inclusion in Pennsylvania Rising Stars list.
2017-2020: Super Lawyers - Selected for inclusion in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list.
Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating
Memberships
Chairperson and Commissioner, Allegheny County Human Relations Commission
Member, Board of Directors, University of Pittsburgh Business Alumni Association
Past President and Past Member, Board of Trustees, The Early Learning Institute
Fundraiser and Past Committee Member, Ozanam Programs
Past Vice President – PR and Publicity, Turnaround Management Association – Pittsburgh Chapter
Past-Chair, Allegheny County Bar Association, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section Council
Member, Allegheny County Bar Association
Member, Standing Committee on the Local Rules for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Past Member, Mediation Panel for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Past Member, Mediation Panel for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware
Experiences

In connection with its receipt of two medical marijuana dispensary licenses in Pennsylvania, have advised a client on formulating its application and appeals with respect to these licenses, capital-raising documentation, media “right to know” requests, real estate transactions and zoning, and employment matters. 

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After 3 ½ years, the dogged prosecution of nine separate federal and state lawsuits In Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York, and two late night closings, all involving seemingly intractable fraudulent transfer and lien priority issues, a multi-disciplinary team of Clark Hill lawyers recently concluded a massive commercial loan work-out for our Bank client that resulted in the recovery of substantially the entire eight figure, 10 year old debt owed by the Bank’s most recalcitrant borrower, with significant contributions from his foreign partners. 

Articles
"A Paradigm Shift Toward Technology in Ch. 11," Law360.com, August 2013"Lawyers Work With Ozanam to Give Kids Basketball Training As Well As Tutoring," Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, March 11, 2013"First Consumer Agency Civil Enforcement Action Seeks Permanent Injunction Against Law Firm," TRA Legal Alert, August 2012"U.S. Supreme Court Requires 'Credit Bidding' For Confirmation of Chapter 11 Plans," TRA Legal Alert, June 2012"What's Hot in Complex Chapter 11 Bankruptcy - Credit Bidding," Pennsylvania Bar Institute, March 2012
Presentations
"The Fate of Structured Dismissals," Allegheny County Bar Association, December 2016. "The Past, Present & Future of the Energy Market," Turnaround Management Association, October 2015"CROs, Receiverships and Turnarounds: The Business Perspective," Allegheny County Bar Association, December 2014"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"Legal Considerations for the Small Business Owner," University of Pittsburgh College of Business Administration, February 2012"Property Management Issues to Consider During Bankruptcy," NAIOP CE for Commercial Real Estate Brokers, December 2011"U.S. Trustee's Office – Chapter 11 Issues," Allegheny County Bar Association, December 2011"Avoidance Actions Overview Section 547 of the Bankruptcy Code," Allegheny County Bar Association, December 2011"Top Commercial Cases of the Year," Pennsylvania Bar Institute 16th Annual Bankruptcy Institute, October 2011"Protecting the Creditor's Rights During Bankruptcy," National Business Institute, December 2010"Valuing Assets in Chapter 11 Cases - Methodologies and Strategies in Reorganizations and Liquidations," Pennsylvania Bar Institute 15th Annual Bankruptcy Institute, September 2010"In-Depth Title Insurance Principles - Impact of Bankruptcy on Real Estate and Title Insurance," National Business Institute, June 2009"The 2007 Amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure: An Overview for the Bankruptcy Practitioner," Bankruptcy Law Mountaineer Series 2008, December 2008"Representing Commercial Landlords in Bankruptcy," Bankruptcy Law Mountaineer Series 2008, December 2008"The Collision of the Automotive and Plastics Industries with the Bankruptcy Courts," Allegheny County Bar Association, November 2008"A Roadmap for Representing Commercial Landlords in Bankruptcy," Allegheny County Bar Association, November 2007"A Primer on Bankruptcy Law," Allegheny County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, September 2007"BAPCPA - An Overview of the Modifications to the Bankruptcy Code," Allegheny County Bar Association, November 2005