Michael J. Sweeney, Partner

New Jersey Attorney

Mr. Sweeney joined the firm in 2006 and concentrates in banking law, bankruptcy, commercial litigation, commercial and residential financing, corporate law, EDA and SBA financing, state and federal court litigation and transportation law. He has been practicing over 35 years and has served as a qualified mediator.

Mr. Sweeney is a member of many professional organizations, including the American Bar Association, the New Jersey Bar Association, and the Passaic County Bar Association. He has also served as a Barrister/Master for the Justice Robert L. Clifford Inns of Court. He has also served four-year terms on the District XI Ethics Committee and the District XI Fee Arbitration Committee, having been appointed to those Committees by the New Jersey Supreme Court. For over the past 15 years, Mr. Sweeney has served on the Board of Managers for the Memorial Day Nursery School in Paterson, New Jersey.

Mr. Sweeney received his Juris Doctorate from Rutgers University School of Law and a Bachelor's degree in Applied Mathematics and Economics from SUNY Stony Brook. He is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. District Court for both the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States Supreme Court and the United States Tax Court.

Practices

Banking Law
Bankruptcy
Commercial Litigation
Commercial and Residential Financing
Corporate Law
EDA and SBA Financing
State and Federal Court Litigation
Transportation Law

Education

SUNY Stony Brook, B.A.
Rutgers University School of Law, J.D.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey
New York

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court of New Jersey
U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
United States Tax Court
United States Supreme Court

Memberships

Member, American Bar Association
Member, New Jersey Bar Association
Member, Passaic County Bar Association
Barrister/Master, Justice Robert L. Clifford Inns of Court
Board of Directors, the Memorial Day Nursery
Board of Directors, Alexander Hamilton Academy Foundation
Committee, District XI Ethics
Committee, District XI Fee Arbitration