Mallory J. Sweeney

Mallory J. Sweeney


Real Estate, Land Use & Development • School Law

Mallory J. Sweeney is an associate in the Firm’s Real Estate, Land Use & Development Group. Ms. Sweeney’s practice areas include land use, development, zoning and land development issues and submissions. Ms. Sweeney also handles commercial and residential real estate transactions. Ms. Sweeney has further experience in community association law, leasing, contracts, arts and entertainment law, special education advocacy and school law.


  • Bucknell University, B.A., magna cum laude
    • Presidential Merit Scholar
    • Winner of the C. Willard Smith Award – highest GPA and achievement in Theatre Studies
  • Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., cum laude
    • Symposium Editor of the Seton Hall Circuit Review
    • Student Bar Representative and Mentor
    • Participant in the 2012-2013 Civil Litigation Clinic, focus on special education law and assisting clients in mortgage foreclosure litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Professional Organizations

  • Bar Association of Lehigh County
  • Northampton County Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Honors & Affiliations

  • Judge Lawrence A. and Virginia Golden Whipple Memorial Scholar, 2013
  • Named a “Select Lawyer” in Real Estate, Zoning, Planning & Land Use Development Law, 2016
  • Local Legal Leader, Lehigh Valley Magazine, 2016

Projects & Accomplishments

  • Represented clients through the purchase, sale and lease of commercial and residential properties
  • Represented and counseled clients before municipal governing bodies for land development and related zoning issues

Community Activity

  • The Fé Foundation, Member, Board of Trustees
    • Chair, Alumni Relations
  • CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Lehigh Valley, Member
  • Teach for America Alumni – Rio Grande Valley Region
  • Education Law Center, Newark, NJ, Volunteer Student Attorney
  • Law Day Committee, Northampton County Bar Association, Member