Shawn Brothwell was born and raised in a small town in northeastern Pennsylvania. Shawn stayed in the area for college, attending the University of Scranton, where he majored in psychology. After college, Shawn used his degree in the human service field, working as a social worker for special needs children. After four years of social work, seeking a new challenge, Shawn decided to enter the legal field.
Shawn left northeastern Pennsylvania for Pittsburgh, to attend the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. While in law school, Shawn interned for the Allegheny County Orphans’ Court and worked for a law firm that specialized in Workers’ Compensation and personal injury work. After graduating from law school, Shawn moved back to northeastern Pennsylvania to work as a law clerk for the Honorable Jason Legg, President Judge of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania. Shawn worked for Judge Legg for two years, gaining valuable insight into the judicial system and working on a wide variety of legal topics.
Mr. Brothwell is a dedicated, hardworking, experienced attorney at Ciccarelli Law Offices and his practice is in trial litigation includes but not limited to Criminal Defense, Domestic Violation, Domestic Litigation and Juvenile Law. Mr. Brothwell has developed a well deserved reputation as tireless advocate, good natured but unyielding and it has resulted in a impressive jury trial record. Mr. Brothwell’s years of service at Ciccarelli Law Offices has been dedicated to help regular day individual’s confronted with a legal crisis often not of their own making. In Shawn Brothwell they find a individual disciplined and caring, understanding and devout in his desire to make a difference.