Sean G. Livesey

Sean G. Livesey

Real Estate Attorney at High Swartz LLP of Greater Philadelphia
  • Real Estate Law
  • Pennsylvania
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Primarily focusing his practice on real estate, civil, and commercial litigation, Sean G. Livesey is a real estate attorney at High Swartz's Montgomery County law office. His additional areas of experience include zoning and land development, municipal code enforcement, real estate sales, and leasing.

Previously, Sean was a partner in his family practice in Conshohocken, PA, where he advised Philadelphia area startup companies regarding property acquisitions, business structure, and real estate tax liability. Sean also consulted with Montgomery County businesses to analyze zoning and land development proposals.

Prior to his private practice work, he was an associate at a large Philadelphia law firm’s commercial group where his practice included business litigation, real estate, zoning and land use. He represented real estate developers in Philadelphia, Montgomery County, Bucks County, and Delaware County. Sean also represented landlords in complex, large-scale landlord/tenant disputes.

As an associate at a large law firm in Virginia in 2018, Sean represented the claims administrator for the NFL Concussion Settlement in negotiating agreements with health systems to incorporate professionals into a diagnosing physicians network. Within the scope of the agreements, former players could be diagnosed with such neurodegenerative diseases as CTE, dementia, ALS, and Parkinson's.

Sean earned his J.D. at the University of Richmond's T.C. Williams School of Law while also obtaining his MBA at Richmond's Robins School of Business. After graduating, he served as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Thomas N. O'Neill. Jr., United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Sean grew up in Montgomery County, PA and enjoys cheering on Philly sports teams with his German shepherd, Zoe, a rescue from Memphis, TN.

Education
University of Richmond School of Law
J.D.
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MBA
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University of Richmond
B.A.
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Professional Experience
Real Estate Attorney
High Swartz LLP
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Partner
Livesey Associates
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• Advised startup companies in the real estate industry regarding property acquisitions, business structure and tax liability • Drafted contracts, including partnership agreements, sales contracts, leases, etc. • Handled a range of landlord-tenant matters and disputes • Provided zoning consultations and analyses in Montgomery County, PA
Associate Attorney
Zarwin Baum DeVito Kaplan Schaer Toddy, P.C.
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Associate in Zarwin Baum's Business Practice Group. Practice includes commercial litigation and real estate law with a focus on real estate development and an emphasis on zoning and land use planning, including appellate representation.
Project Attorney
BrownGreer PLC
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I represented the claims administrator for the NFL Concussion Settlement in negotiating agreements with health systems to incorporate professionals into a diagnosing physicians network. Within the scope of the agreements, former players could be diagnosed with such neurodegenerative diseases as CTE, dementia, ALS, and Parkinson's.
Professional Associations
State Bar of Pennsylvania  # 325322
Member
Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Pennsylvania
Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
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Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Land Use & Zoning, Residential Real Estate
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Website
Sean G. Livesey | Montgomery County Real Estate Attorney | High Swartz LLP
Contact & Map
High Swartz LLP
40 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Telephone: (610) 275-0700