Warren E. Voter is an AV Preeminent-rated attorney who practices exclusively in defense oriented property and casualty litigation with a concentration in fire loss, product liability, catastrophic loss, medical hardware, toxic and mass tort, premises/liquor liability and general casualty. In addition, he frequently serves as monitoring and coverage counsel for excess carriers and regional trial counsel and national coordinating counsel for a number of product manufacturers and their insurers. He has extensive experience trying cases involving fire and explosion loss, power woodworking equipment, hand tools, industrial machinery, consumer and recreational products, and premises and operations claims against recreational businesses and venues and non-profits, including sexual abuse claims. Mr. Voter is a member of the Product Liability Advisory Council, the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, the Defense Research Institute and the Pennsylvania Defense Institute. He is the Past Chair of the USLAW Product Liability Practice Group and served as a Director on USLAW’s Board. Mr. Voter has served as an instructor for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy and has been recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer for sixteen years. Mr. Voter is the Firm’s Managing Partner and a member of its Executive Committee.
Pennsylvania State University — B.S., Business Management, 1980
Villanova University School of Law — J.D., 1983
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.