Sweeney, Greene & Roberts LLP offers its clients the highest quality legal representation in litigation and counseling with respect to a wide range of non-profit associations and corporations law, religious institutions law, and employment matters, including immigration issues related to employment, workplace sexual misconduct and harassment law, non-profit corporations and associations law, constitutional, public law, and commercial issues. Firm attorneys have particular expertise in representing non-profit corporations, political and lobbying associations, and religious institutions in both transactional and litigation matters. Our Firm’s attorneys have extensive experience in litigation, including appeals and writs, the defense of sexual misconduct and harassment claims, commercial disputes, election law matters, campaign finance and political reporting enforcement actions, religious freedom and other civil rights claims, land-use matters, and political speech. We also offer our clients expertise in the defense of administrative enforcement actions by regulatory bodies, including specifically the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, the California Labor Commissioner, and the California Fair Political Practices Commission. The Firm’s clients include major public charities and associations, lobbying and advocacy organizations, California’s largest churches and religious organizations, major political committees and candidates for public office, elected officials, public districts, private for-profit corporate employers, private schools, and institutions of higher learning.
In recent years, the Firm has successfully defended more than $100 million in sexual misconduct and harassment claims filed against California employers in California state trial and appellate courts. The Firm has earned a national reputation with regard to representing employers facing catastrophic loss due to employee sexual misconduct and childhood sexual abuse civil claims. Our attorneys and investigators routinely advise clients regarding the investigation, defense, and resolution of these highly sensitive, potentially high dollar claims. The Firm is capable of handling such matters from the point of initial complaint through final disposition on appeal, if necessary. The Firm’s record of success on appeal in the area of sexual abuse litigation is unparalleled.
Moreover, by virtue of their experience in all three branches of government, our Firm attorneys are highly qualified to provide counseling with respect to legislation, government relations, and public law affecting California employers, non-profit corporations, religious organizations, and other non-profit entities. Whether your organization requires informed and comprehensive legal advice or strategic political guidance in dealing with government agencies, litigation of commercial or constitutional claims, defense of administrative, civil, or criminal enforcement actions by regulatory agencies, appeals or writs in complex public policy matters, assistance with employment-related matters, or assistance in dealing with the media in sensitive and high-profile litigation matters, our Firm can bring its extensive experience to bear in resolving matters in an effective and cost-efficient manner. Our unyielding commitment to professionalism, highly ethical conduct, and personalized service makes all the difference for our clients.
Sweeney, Greene & Roberts LLP brings decades of solid experience at the highest levels in dealing with government, coupled with extensive courtroom experience ranging from superior court trials to argument before the Supreme Court of California and the Supreme Court of the United States. When the stakes are high, the broad experience our Firm brings to bear makes the difference for our diverse clientele.