Recent Events

hepatitis b foundation crystal ball banner hosted by joel rosen of high swartz law firm

Joel D. Rosen to MC Hepatitis B Foundation Crystal Ball

On Friday, April 26, Joel D. Rosen, High Swartz managing partner, Corporate Law attorney and member of the board at the Hepatitis B Foundation, will be the MC at the Crystal Ball Gala at the Blue Bell Country Club. The event benefits the Hep B Foundation and will honor Christoph Seeger of Fox Chase Cancer […]

melissa boyd flamily law attorney in norristown pa

Melissa Boyd supports fight against gender discrimination with MCCWF

Melissa Boyd (Norristown, PA), a family law Partner at High Swartz, recently moderated a panel at the annual Montgomery County Commission on Women and Families (MCCWF) Awareness Event, an event held in Norristown, Pennsylvania (a Philadelphia suburb), that is focused on discrimination against women. The MCCWF—created by the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners—is a diverse […]

kathleen thomas muncipal law attorney at high swartz doylestown pa

Kathleen M. Thomas Speaks at the 2018 PBPMTCA Conference

High Swartz Special Counsel, Kathleen M. Thomas recently spoke at the PBPMTCA (Pennsylvania Business Privilege and Mercantile Tax Collectors Association) Conference on September 27th. Kathleen participated in two sessions during the 2 day conference. The first session was a round-table discussion with, Jan Kowalski of Pine Township, Nicholas Grimes of McKeesport and Tricia Dickert of […]

donald petrille attorney at high swartz law firm doylestown pa

Don Petrille, Jr. Speaks on “The Exploding World of Guardianships”

Norristown, PA, September 26, 2018–High Swartz Of Counsel Attorney Donald Petrille Jr. presented at the Bucks County Bar Association Bench Bar on Friday September 21st. Don presented on “The Exploding World of Guardianships" at the Orphans' Court section with Judge Gary Gilman and Judge Theodore Fritsch. The panel discussed implementation of the new Guardianship Tracking […]

missy boyd family law attorney at high swartz law firm in montgomery county pennsylvania

Melissa M. Boyd Moderates PBI Meeting

Norristown, PA, September 4, 2018– High Swartz partner, Melissa M. Boyd recently moderated the Pennsylvania Bar Institute course held on August 2 in Philadelphia. The topic of the program was “The Lawyers Guide to Appraisals and Appraisers.” The panelists discussed everything you need to know about residential and commercial appraisals and gave an overview of […]

mary cushing doherty melissa boyd high swartz family law

Mary Cushing Doherty and Melissa M. Boyd lead sessions at the Pennsylvania Bar Association

High Swartz partners from the firm’s Family Law practice, Mary Cushing Doherty and Melissa M. Boyd led sessions at the Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Summer Meeting held July 12th through the 15th in Hershey. Mrs. Doherty was a speaker on the panel “Drafting Agreements in the Year 2018.” The panel presented on the do’s […]

melissa boyd flamily law attorney in norristown pa

Family Law Attorney, Melissa M. Boyd moderates MBA Family Law Section Meeting

High Swartz partner, Melissa M. Boyd recently moderated the Montgomery Bar Association Family Law Section Meeting held on June 6. The topic of the program was “Avoiding the Pitfalls of QDRO’s and the Valuation and Division of Retirement Benefits.” The panelists discussed the appropriate drafting of retirement provisions within Property Settlement Agreements in divorce matters. […]

Joel Rosen managing partner high swartz law firm in norristown pa

Joel D. Rosen Speaks at the Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony

High Swartz partner, Joel D. Rosen recently spoke at Pennsylvania Biotechnology  Center of Bucks County - Public Service Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony honoring Senator Joe Scarnati. The Public Service Wall of Fame recognizes legislators who have made extraordinary contributions to the success of the Biotech Center. Senator Scarnati is a great proponent of business […]

mary cushing doherty family law divorce attorney at high swartz norristown pennsylvania

High Swartz Partner Mary Cushing Doherty speaks at Pennsylvania Bar Institute CLE

High Swartz partner and chair of the firm’s Family Law practice, Mary Cushing Doherty, was recently a speaker at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute CLE seminar on June 4 in Philadelphia. Mrs. Doherty was part of a panel for the CLE “Family Lawyers: Don’t Be Overtaxed by the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act.” The panel presented […]

thomas rees education law attorney high swartz legal firm norristown pa

Thomas D. Rees Speaks on Navigating Student Discipline in 2018

High Swartz partner Thomas D. Rees recently presented a Continuing Education talk for Bryn Mawr Trust titled “Navigating Student Discipline in 2018”. The session focused on how educational institutions are and should be handling student discipline issues in 2018.  Mr. Rees discussed the most serious rule violations at schools and colleges, the stakeholders in the […]