Mr. Sweeney joined Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP, in 1992, following active duty as a Marine Corps judge advocate. He is a partner in the Firm and a member of the Firm’s Management Committee. He concentrates in labor and employment law and commercial litigation. As co-chair of the Firm’s Labor & Employment Law Practice Group, Mr. Sweeney defends employers against liability, discrimination and disability claims, and represents employers in contract negotiations, arbitration, discipline and administrative proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board, the Public Employment Relations Board, and the Occupational Safety & Health Administration. In addition, he represents clients in complex business, construction, and real estate disputes.