Weinheimer, Haber & Coco, P.C. Attorneys - Bethann R. Lloyd

Bethann defends individual lawyers and law firms against professional liability actions, including alleged legal malpractice, wrongful use of civil proceedings, ethics & fiduciary violations and civil rights violations. She also defends other professional liability actions, employment discrimination claims and insurance defense claims in a variety of contexts, inclusive of a focus on the defense of Pennsylvania housing authorities. Bethann frequently lectures for the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Allegheny County Bar Association, and other organizations in the area of risk management, ethics and avoiding legal malpractice.

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law (J.D. 1994, cum laude)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania (B.A. 1991, summa cum laude)

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America 2019 "Lawyer of the Year" Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants in Pittsburgh
  • Bests Lawyers' 2017 Pittsburgh Legal Malpractice Law--Defendants: "Lawyer of the Year"
  • Best Lawyers' 2014-2015 Pittsburgh Legal Malpractice Law -- Defendants: "Lawyer of the Year"
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer

Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania State Courts
  • West Virginia State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Southern and Northern Districts of West Virginia
  • Third, Fourth and Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional/Civic Activities

  • Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County
    • Board of Governors and Chair of the Diversity Committee
  • Pennsylvania Bar Insurance Funds and Trust Fund Trustee
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association - House of Delegates (Term, 2015-2021)
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association Professional Liability Committee. Co-Vice Chair
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association Judicial Evaluation Committee Investigator
  • Allegheny County Bar Association Lawyer Insurance Committee
  • West Virginia State Bar Association
  • Housing Authority Defense Attorneys (HADA)

Publications

  • Why You Need to Prepare for a Cyber Breach
  • Social Media: Discovery & Authentication
Bethann R. Lloyd - Pennsylvania Legal Malpractice Defense Attorney

Contact Bethann R. Lloyd

Phone: 412-765-3399
Email: brl@whc-pc.com
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