In Memorium – Donald J. P. Sweeney – 1938-2021Please Click Here
08Oct 2019

Sweeney & Sheehan Partner J. Michael Kunsch moderated a panel discussion, “Just Saying No: The Successes, Perils and Pitfalls of Believing in Your Product and How it Can Affect Litigation,” at the 2019 USLAW Fall Client Conference in Washington, D.C. The presentation was part of the Complex Tort and Product Liability educational track.

Donald J. P. Sweeney, Esquire

1938-2021

Sweeney & Sheehan mourns the loss of its founder, Donald J.P. Sweeney, Esquire, on June 8, 2021. He was a proud graduate of St. Athanasius Catholic School, St. Joseph's Preparatory School, Villanova University and Temple Law School. He practiced law for nearly 40 years, and founded Sweeney & Sheehan in 1971. He was active litigator and he specialized in catastrophic product liability cases. Don supported his children's activities, serving as soccer coach at St. Albert the Great Catholic Church and President of the CYO. He was a lector for nearly 48 years and a member of the choir. He was an active supporter of St. Joseph's Prep and was awarded the Alumnus of the Year Award in 1999 and the Rev. Charles Schnorr, SJ '37 Service Award in 2005. He retired from the practice of law in 2004.

Don is survived by his wife of 59 years, Ann, his children, Shannon, Patrick, Daniel, Gerard and Suzanne, and ten grandchildren.

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