Joseph Swist, a Pottstown, PA native and son of a union contractor, represents individuals and their families who have been seriously injured.
Joe spent the first four years of his legal career representing corporate and insurance clients, which gave him valuable insights into how these companies think and operate. After defending corporate clients for years, Joe realized that something was missing from his legal career. He was tired of mitigating losses for corporations and decided to help those who were impacted the most by the wrongful actions and conduct of those corporations.
Joseph Swist Attorney – Helping Individuals and Families
Joe is committed to devoting the same attention to detail, passion for success, accessibility, and sensitivity to his individual clients’ needs as he did for his corporate clients. Joe understands that being able to help those who seek his legal advice can be tremendously rewarding, and he looks forward to helping individuals and families who are most in need of his zealous representation and advocacy.
In 2019, Joe was recognized as a Pennsylvania Rising Star
Joe is a graduate of Hobart College and Notre Dame Law School, where he took advantage of Notre Dame’s highly-regarded trial advocacy courses and provided legal services to low-income families as part of Notre Dame’s Economic Justice Clinic. In 2019, Joe was recognized as a Pennsylvania Rising Star.
Joe attended high school at The Hill School in Pottstown, PA. Since returning to Philadelphia, Joe has organized the Notre Dame Law Club of Philadelphia, a club dedicated to connecting alumni from the University of Notre Dame who work in the legal field. In his free time, Joe enjoys spending time with his family, playing ice and street hockey, golfing, and exploring the many amazing restaurants that Philadelphia has to offer.