John R. Hewlett, Jr.

John R. Hewlett Jr.


Mr. Hewlett focuses his practice in general defense litigation throughout the courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, with a concentration on tort defense, automobile accidents, premises liability, products liability, construction accidents, negligent security, and wrongful death claims.

His clients range from major corporations to small business owners, manufacturers, and their insurers. Mr. Hewlett has extensive litigation experience handling depositions, arbitrations, mediations, and settlement conferences. Mr. Hewlett has successfully tried cases to verdict in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Mr. Hewlett has handled all aspects of a case from inception through appeal to the Superior Court of Pennsylvania. His tenacity and litigation skills have resulted in successful jury trials, motions for summary judgment and settlements.

While in law school, Mr. Hewlett interned at the Chester County District Attorney’s Office prosecuting felony and misdemeanor cases in preliminary hearings.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey


U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey.


Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, DE. Juris Doctorate.

Temple University, Fox School of Business, Philadelphia, PA. BBA.

Professional Associations & Memberships

Philadelphia Bar Association, Member

Classes & Seminars

“General Liability Issues in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York,” in house seminar to client AmeriTrust Group, Inc., July 2019

“General Liability Issues in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York,” in house seminar to client, Walmart, August 2017