Sean R. Riley

Sean is an experienced trial attorney who has been practicing in state and federal courts across Pennsylvania and New Jersey for nearly a decade. Sean defends businesses and individuals in a wide variety of complex matters including the following:

  • Commercial and Business Litigation (including unfair competition, contract disputes, commercial disparagement and enforcement of restrictive covenants)
  • Employment Liability (including all forms of discrimination, wrongful termination, retaliation, ERISA, and wage and commission claims)
  • Professional Liability (including lawyers, realtors, contractors, construction managers, directors and officers, debt collectors, and credit reporting agencies)
  • Products Liability (including consumer products, industrial equipment, and construction machinery)
  • Planned Communities (including homeowners associations, condominium associations, residential cooperatives and directors thereof)
  • Class Actions
  • Construction Injury/Catastrophic Loss
  • Construction Warranty and Contract Disputes (including residential, commercial, industrial)
  • Toxic Tort
  • Premises Liability

In addition, Sean defends banks, credit unions and other entities against a broad range of consumer protection lawsuits, including actions arising under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Expedited Funds Availability Act, as well as Pennsylvania’s Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law, Universal Commercial Code, the Fair Credit Extension Uniformity Act, and the Motor Vehicle Sales Finance Act.

While in law school, Sean was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society and the Trial Advocacy Honor Society, and he was the Captain of the rugby team. Sean enjoys Muay Thai kickboxing, hiking, and is an active member of the Steel Cities Region of the Sports Car Club of America.

Education

  • Widener School of Law, JD
  • Ohio University, BA

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • United States District Courts: District of New Jersey, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Western District of Pennsylvania, Middle District of Pennsylvania