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Elizabeth A. McGovern

Associate

Education

  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, 2004, J.D., Associate Member, University of Cincinnati Law Review; Managing Editor,

    Human Rights Quarterly

  • St. Joseph's University, 2001, B.A., English

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • England and Wales

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court - District of New Jersey

Elizabeth is a member of the Financial Industry Group, practising in the area of Commercial Restructuring & Bankruptcy. Elizabeth represents institutional lenders, secured creditors and trade creditors in bankruptcies, loan restructurings and workouts. Additionally, Elizabeth regularly assists institutional lenders in both front-end documentation and amendments, modifications and forbearance agreements relating to commercial loans, asset-based financings and other secured transactions. Prior to joining Reed Smith, Elizabeth served as a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas H. Fulton, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Kentucky.

Employment History

  • 2006 - Reed Smith
  • 2004 - Law Clerk to the Honorable Thomas H. Fulton, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Kentucky, Louisville and Paducah Divisions

Clerkships

  • Honorable Thomas H. Fulton, U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Western District of Kentucky