Elizabeth DeSilva

General Counsel
(469) 620-1432
elizabeth.desilva@mccalla.com
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Biography

Elizabeth DeSilva joined McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC as Dep General Counsel in 2020.   Ms. DeSilva has over twenty years of experience in residential real estate as well as mortgage banking.  Prior to joining the firm, Ms. DeSilva worked for some of the largest residential and mortgage banking companies in the country.  She spent the last five years as Vice President and Chief Servicing Counsel of Ditech Financial, LLC.  While at Ditech, she was responsible for legal oversight of the Attorney Oversight Department which managed the default attorney referral network.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. DeSilva handled several national/multi-state State Attorney General investigations and related consent judgments.  Her work involved representing her clients before the CFPB, DOJ, EOUST and HUD.

As Deputy General Counsel, Ms. DeSilva tracks all litigation for the firm and ensures compliance with state and federal law, administrative requirements and client requirements.  Ms. DeSilva is a graduate of Texas Tech University School of Law, she received a Juris Doctor, in addition to a BA in Government & Business from Texas Woman’s University.

Practice Areas / Departments

Compliance

Office Location

Dallas

Education

  • Texas Tech University School of Law, 1995
  • Texas Woman’s University, 1991

Admissions

  • Texas

Memberships

  • (ACMA) American College of Mortgage Attorneys
  • (ALFN) American Legal & Financial Network
  • Legal League 100
  • (MBA) Mortgage Bankers Association
  • (USFN) America’s Mortgage Banking Attorneys
  • (TMBA) Texas Mortgage Bankers Association