Hilary A. Spatz

Of counsel
P:(412) 281-5423
F:(412) 281-8264
E:hspatz@smgglaw.com

Biography

Hilary Spatz is of counsel to Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky in Pittsburgh. Previously, she practiced matrimonial and domestic relations law for 31 years at Levine & Spatz.

Ms. Spatz has experience with the full range of family law issues, from premarital agreements to child custody and relocation. She also handles adoptions and the administration of small estates.

Ms. Spatz began her legal career as law clerk to the Honorable David Craig, president judge of the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania.

Ms. Spatz and her husband, Max A. Levine — who also practices at Strassburger, McKenna, Gutnick & Gefsky — are the proud parents of three and grandparents of four.

Certifications

  • Mediation, 1997

Professional Affiliations

  • Allegheny County Bar Association

Community Activities

  • Community Day School, former board member
  • National Council of Jewish Women, Pittsburgh Section, past president and board member
  • Center for Women Partners Council
  • Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council, tutor
  • STANDING FIRM, advisory council member
  • Center for Women, advisory council member
  • Jewish Family and Children's Services, Past President

Recognition & Awards

Jewish Family and Children’s Services Aryeh Sherman Volunteer of the Year Award Winner

Education

  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh, 1978
  • B.S.S., Northwestern University, 1975

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1978
  • U.S. District Court, 1978