James A. Swetz

James A. Swetz: Attorney with Cramer, Swetz, McManus & Jordan, P.C.


Listed, Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. Staff Member, 1974-1975, and Case and Comment Editor, 1975-1976, Villanova Law Review. Author: casenote, 20 Villanova Law Review 520, 1974-1975. Public Defender, Monroe County, 1979-1980.

(Board Certified in Criminal Trial Advocacy, Civil Pretrial and Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy)

Areas of Practice (14)

  • Criminal Defense
  • Drug Crimes
  • Felonies
  • Homicide
  • Misdemeanors
  • White Collar Crime
  • Juvenile Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Wrongful Death
  • Dog Bites
  • Civil Rights
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
570-421-5568  Phone
University Attended:
Manhattan College, B.A., cum laude, 1973
Law School Attended:
Villanova University, J.D., cum laude, 1976
Year of First admission:
1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1977, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania; 1994, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1976, Pennsylvania; 1991, Florida
Monroe County, Pennsylvania and Federal Bar Associations; The Florida Bar; American Association for Justice; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Board of Directors, 2005-2009; Vice President-Middle District, 2009-).
( Board Certified in Criminal Trial Advocacy, Civil Pretrial and Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy )
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
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