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John L. Schweder II

John L. Schweder II


Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4170    Fax: 800.259.7739

John L. (Jack) Schweder, II is a partner in Pepper Hamilton LLP’s Trial and Dispute Resolution Practice Group, resident in the Philadelphia office. He represents clients in state and federal courts, as well as at arbitration, and has handled multiweek trials to jury verdict and arbitration award. Mr. Schweder also has experience practicing before the Superior Court of Pennsylvania, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Schweder concentrates his practice in complex commercial litigation, with a particular focus  on professional malpractice actions; contract litigation on behalf of private equity firms, hedge funds, and other small, mid-sized and large finance industry clients; commercial lease disputes; and insurance and benefit coverage.

Mr. Schweder's pro bono experiences include representing individuals victimized by home improvement fraud, facing eviction from their home, and resolving tax and payment collection issues.


  • 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
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

Practice Areas

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