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Worker’s Compensation

SWEENEY & SHEEHAN provides representation to insured and self-insured employers in matters involving the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Worker’s Compensation Acts. Our attorneys handle cases at every level of adjudication and appeal, and keep themselves and our clients informed of significant developments in the law. And, as with our other practice groups, the attorneys in our Worker’s Compensation department strive to maximize efficiency and reduce the costs of litigating claims. This includes the use of paralegals to perform appropriate tasks.

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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