John L. Schweder II

John L. Schweder II


Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4170    Fax: 800.259.7739

John L. (Jack) Schweder, II is an associate with Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Philadelphia office. Mr. Schweder concentrates his practice on commercial litigation, with a focus on professional malpractice actions, Pennsylvania partnership and business corporations disputes, insurance bad faith litigation and complex contract litigation on behalf of private equity firms, hedge funds, and other small, mid-sized and large finance industry clients. Mr. Schweder also has deep experience representing clients in commercial lease disputes and in franchise and distribution litigation. He represents clients in state and federal courts, as well as at arbitration, and has second-chaired a 12-day jury trial that resulted in a full defense verdict.

Mr. Schweder also is a member of the firm’s pro bono Fighting Contractor Fraud Practice Group, which partners with the Senior Law Center to represent low income seniors victimized by home improvement fraud. 



  • J.D., cum laude, Seton Hall University School of Law, 2008, Order of the Coif
  • B.A., Georgetown University, 2000

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Practice Areas