High Swartz Named ‘Top Attorneys’ for 2017 by Suburban Life Magazine
Attorneys named among best in greater Philadelphia area for family law, workers’ compensation and business law.

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (July 2017) –   High Swartz LLP, a full-service law firm with offices in Norristown and Doylestown, Pennsylvania, is pleased to announce that its attorneys have been named among the “Top Attorneys” for 2017 by Suburban Life magazine.

The attorneys receiving the honors include Mary Cushing Dougherty, who was recognized for her excellence in the practice area of family law and divorce, Thomas E. Panzer for workers’ compensation, and Joel D. Rosen who was recognized in the practice area of business law.

A former member of the Board of the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and former Chair of the Family Law Sections of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Montgomery Bar Association, Doherty has more than 35 years of legal experience in the area of family law.

Active in local politics in Bucks County, Panzer serves as the county’s elected Treasurer. He focuses his practice on workers’ compensation, handling both claimant and defense matters, which has made him a sought-after and frequent lecturer on Pennsylvania workers’ compensation topics.

The managing partner of High Swartz, Rosen focuses his practice on franchise law, business and commercial law, employment law, trademark/copyright law and commercial leasing. He serves on the board of directors for several area nonprofits, including the Hepatitis B Foundation, Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center and Baruch S. Blumberg Institute, and the Montgomery Bar Foundation.

The annual list of Top Attorneys in Suburban Life highlights the best legal practitioners from the greater Philadelphia area who focus their legal practices in a wide range of practice areas, from business law to criminal defense, medical malpractice and more.


Mary Cushing Dougherty, Esq.