Carolyn Schweizer


Carolyn joined Marshall Dennehey as an associate in August 2006. She primarily focuses her practice on the defense of asbestos litigation matters, but also handles a variety of other litigation, including premises liability and automobile liability claims.

Carolyn graduated from Ursinus College in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology (minor in Sociology). Following graduation, she was employed by Merck & Co., Inc. as a health physicist.

In 2002, she returned to the academic world and enrolled at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. While in law school, she served as a student member of the Pittsburgh Journal of Technology, Law and Policy, as a judicial appellate coordinator for the Moot Court Competition and as president of the Student Bar Association.

After receiving her juris doctor in May of 2005, Carolyn clerked for the Honorable Carol L. Van Horn of the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas, 39th Judicial District, Franklin/Fulton County. 

University of Pittsburgh School of Law (J.D., 2005)
Ursinus College (B.S., 2000)
Associations & memberships
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association
Year joined