WHP Adds Two New Associates

December 20, 2012 — Wickens, Herzer, Panza, Cook & Batista Law Firm  announced today the addition of two new associates, Malorie A. Rooney and Douglas J. Swearingen.

Ms. Rooney joins the Litigation department in Avon, OH where she will focus on all aspects of  litigation, as well as representing employers in Workers’ Compensation matters.  She received her B.A., summa cum laude, from Baldwin-Wallace College (2009) and her J.D., magna cum laude, from Cleveland-Marshall College Law (2012), where she was a member of the Editorial Board of Journal of Law and Health (2011-2012).  Ms. Rooney is a life-long resident of Lorain County, currently residing in Avon Lake.


Mr. Swearingen comes to the Firm from the Columbus area and received his B.A., cum laude, from Bowling Green State University (2009) and his J.D., cum laude from the University of Dayton School of Law (2012), where he served on the Editorial Board of Law Review.  As a member of the Business Organizations & Tax Department, Mr. Swearingen is working out of the Sandusky, OH office focusing primarily on assisting clients with all aspects of corporate and business law.   Mr. Swearingen and his wife, Angela, reside in Huron.