Our Mission

We are dedicated to uncovering the truth to tell your story, and achieving full and fair compensation on your behalf.

Our team has the experience, skill, and resources:

  • To thoroughly investigate your case
  • To gather all the relevant facts, despite any attempt at a cover-up
  • To research the applicable law, medicine, or other substantive body of knowledge at issue in your case
  • To retain all necessary experts to bring out the truth
  • To ensure that the full extent of your physical and emotional injuries, economic loss, and disruption to your daily life are effectively presented

Because we have rejected a high volume/assembly line approach to the practice of law, we pride ourselves on giving you the PERSONAL ATTENTION you deserve.

Meet Our Team

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Attorney Arthur (Art) Schwarzwaelder

Art personally works on every case accepted by the Firm. Click on Art’s name for more information on his background and experience. Attorney Caroline Schwarzwaelder and Legal Assistant Ryan Johnson join Art in providing you with the professional service you deserve.

Contact Art at 412-394-6842, or email him at art @ schwarzwa elder law .com



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Attorney Caroline Schwarzwaelder:

Caroline Schwarzwaelder was born in Pittsburgh in 1957. A graduate of Bethel Park High School (Class of 1975), she then attended Denison University, where she was invited to join the academic honors society Phi Beta Kappa and numerous leadership societies.

Caroline continued her education at the George Washington University Law School, where she earned a Juris Doctor (J.D.) in 1982. That same year, she was admitted to the Bar of Pennsylvania. She practiced personal injury law at a Downtown Pittsburgh Law Firm.  Caroline joined her Husband, Art, when he founded Schwarzwaelder Law Offices.

Her primary areas of practice and interest are medical malpractice, personal injury, contract disputes, and small business litigation.

Contact Caroline at 412-394-6842 or email her at Caroline @ schwarzwa elder law .com.

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Legal Assistant Ryan Johnson:


Legal Assistant Ryan Johnson is a native of Pittsburgh. He grew up in the South Hills and graduated from Baldwin High School. After High School, he attended Washington and Jefferson College, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in History and Political Science. He attended Duquesne University Law School for one year before becoming the Legal Assistant at Schwarzwaelder Law Offices, P.C.

Contact Ryan at 412-394-6842 or email him at La@ schwarzwa elder law .com.