Cozen O’Connor: Sweeney, Sarah

Sarah Sweeney

Attorney

Philadelphia

(215) 665-3722

(215) 665-2013

Sarah works to ensure compliance with ethical standards related to firm policies and procedures and, as conflicts counsel, she analyzes new clients/matters and coordinates with the new business team, members, management, and general counsel to facilitate the proper resolution of potential conflicts of interest. Prior to joining the firm, Sarah worked in the Office of the General Counsel at an Am Law 100 firm. 

Before practicing law, Sarah worked in the insurance industry, where she managed a team of nine sales agents and served as general consultant to the management team. She co-wrote The Associate Field Handbook, a sales-training manual still relied upon today.

Sarah earned her bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University. Sarah earned her law degree from Temple University Beasley School of Law, where she was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society and Treasurer of the International Law Society. While in law school, she was recognized with many honors including the Beasley Law Scholar Award, Dean’s Honor List (five semesters), and Outstanding Oral Advocacy.  Sarah is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and is a member of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Professional Guidance Committee. 

Education

  • Temple University School of Law, J.D.
  • Pennsylvania State University, B.S.
  • Pennsylvania