Amy A. Shwed

Amy A. Shwed

Amy A. Shwed is a partner in our Scranton office.


Amy A. Shwed received her Bachelor of Arts in 1988 from College Misericordia and Juris Doctorate from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 1991. Ms. Shwed has been admitted to practice in the Pennsylvania State Courts and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania since 1991.

Prior to joining Cipriani & Werner, P.C. in January 2015, Ms. Shwed served for more than a decade as Deputy District Attorney for Lackawanna County. She has been the recipient of two community service awards for her work with domestic violence. Following her 15 years of trial experience, she continued to successfully defend physicians in medical malpractice trials and litigations as an associate in a local Scranton firm.

Ms. Shwed possesses extensive experience in civil, personal injury, and insurance litigation.