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Since 1994, Mr. Swain has represented clients in personal injury, wrongful death, malpractice, and in other complex civil litigation matters.  He has both a law degree and a master's degree in trial advocacy. He has obtained multi-million dollar results for his clients.


 


Mr. Swain resides in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, with his family.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 36%
    22 years
  2. Medical Malpractice: 34%
    22 years
  3. Car Accident: 20%
    22 years
  4. Litigation: 10%
    22 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (20-40%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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    Rachel London Employment & Labor Attorney
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  • Adam M. Starr

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Swain is a fine attorney with an excellent work ethic who strives for and obtains excellent results for his clients.

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    Adam Starr Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Swain Law Firm

2410 Bristol Road
Bensalem, PA, 19020

The Swain Law Firm

123 South 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19103

The Swain Law Firm

2091 Springdale Road, Suite 2
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08003

The Swain Law Firm

605 New Road
Linwood, NJ, 08221

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive199409/10/2015
PAActive199412/01/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Group award for My First Federal Trial SeminarAmerican Bar and Pennsylvania Bar Association2002
The William H. Hager PrizeFranklin and Marshall College1991
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalThe Swain Law Firm, P.C.2008 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Jersey Association for JusticeMember2008 - Present
Attorney Mentor Program, for the Philadelphia Bar AssociationMember2003 - 2004
People’s Law School of the Philadelphia Bar AssociationCo-chair2003 - 2005
Charity Golf Outing Committee, for the Philadelphia Bar AssociationMember2002 - 2004
Federal Courts Continuing Legal Education CommitteeMember2002 - 2002
State Civil Rules Committee, for the Philadelphia Bar AssociationMember2002 - 2007
Executive Board of the Young Lawyer’s Division (the YLD) for the Philadelphia Bar AssociationBoard Member2002 - 2006
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1994 - Present
Pennsylvania Association for JusticeMember1994 - Present
Philadelphia Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
AAJ TrialThe Hidden Dangers of Medical Spas2009
Philadelphia Bar AssociationPersonal Injury Claims in Pennsylvania and New Jersey2007
Philadelphia Bar AssociationMy First Federal Trial: Perspectives from the Bench and Bar2002
New Jersey Seminar MaterialsHandling Cases Involving Hospital (Or Medically) Acquired Infections: A Guide for Medical Malpractice Attorneys2001
New Jersey Seminar MaterialsManaged Care Liability in Medical Malpractice Cases–Conducting Discovery to Establish Direct and Vicarious Claims Against HMOs in New Jersey1999
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTrial AdvocacyLL.M - Master of Laws1997
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Franklin and Marshall CollegeBusinessBA - Bachelor of Arts1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
People's Law SchoolPersonal Injury Claims in Pennsylvania and New Jersey2007
People's Law SchoolPersonal Injury Claims in Pennsylvania and New Jersey2006
People's Law SchoolPersonal Injury Claims in Pennsylvania and New Jersey2005
People's Law SchoolPersonal Injury Claims in Pennsylvania and New Jersey2004
People's Law SchoolPersonal Injury Claims in Pennsylvania and New Jersey2003
My First Federal Trial: Perspectives from the Bench and BarMy First Federal Trial: Perspectives from the Bench and Bar2002
New Jersey Trial LawyersHandling Cases Involving Hospital (Or Medically) Acquired Infections: A Guide for Medical Malpractice Attorneys2001
New Jersey Trial LawyersManaged Care Liability in Medical Malpractice Cases–Conducting Discovery to Establish Direct and Vicarious Claims Against HMOs in New Jersey1999