Attorney Sweeney graduated from Providence College, Magna Cum Laude in 1974 and from the University of Connecticut School of Law with honors in 1977. For the past twenty-five (25) years Atty. Sweeney has represented hundreds of mesothelioma victims and their families. He has prepared and tried mesothelioma cases in the courts of Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York. He works tirelessly with his clients and their families so that the courts, the juries and the asbestos defendants fully know and appreciate a client's life story and suffering. Attorney Sweeney believes that it is only through hard work, preparation, and personal attention that victims of asbestos poisoning can obtain the justice they deserve.
Attorney Sweeney is an experienced and successful trial attorney in both State and Federal Courts and has argued appeals before the Connecticut Supreme Court and The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New York City. In recognition of his professional achievement and the high degree of peer recognition that he has earned throughout his career, Robert Sweeney has been selected for inclusion in the oldest lawyer rating publication Best Lawyers, which has wide industry recognition for accuracy and integrity (2012-2015 — Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions — Plaintiffs; click here for selection criteria).
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