Samuel T. Cooper is a civil litigation attorney in our Norristown, Montgomery County, PA office. He joined High Swartz after completing a comprehensive judicial clerkship with the Honorable Daniel J. Clifford of the Family Law Division of the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas.
Mr. Cooper’s experience includes multiple clerkships with courts and attorneys. During his undergraduate studies at Elizabethtown College, Mr. Cooper gained valuable legal knowledge. He worked, for example, in the PA office of the Attorney General and Senator John Rafferty, Jr. While at Widger School of Law at Villanova University, he completed a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Thomas P. Rogers. In addition, he represented the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office.
Before graduating from Villanova, Sam was a member of the competitive trial advocacy group and was Director of Recruitment and Alumni Relations for the Moot Court Board. In 2018, as a member of the Board, he was awarded champion of the UNLV Frank A. Schreck Gaming Law Competition. In 2019, Sam was honored as the recipient of the David E. Worby ’76 Scholarship for distinguished trial advocacy and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) Eric D. Turner Award.
Mr. Cooper is a native of Montgomery county with interests and activities including long-distance running, hiking, and dog fostering. Since 2019, Mr. Cooper has opened up his home to dogs needing care through Home At Last Dog Rescue of North Wales, PA.
Get to Know Montgomery County Civil Litigation Attorney Samuel T. Cooper
Affiliations & Honors
- Pennsylvania Bar Association – Member
- Montgomery Bar Association – Member
- Pennsylvania, 2019
- Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law - Juris Doctor, 2019
- Elizabethtown College - B.A. in Legal Studies & English Professional Writing, 2016
- Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas, Chambers of the Honorable Daniel J. Clifford
Norristown, PA; Law Clerk, 2019 – 2020
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