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Human Services

Sweeney & Sheehan has defended a variety of Human Services organizations and businesses for more than twenty years. We understand the challenges and concerns unique to those providing services to vulnerable populations and the impact of the federal and state laws that govern this area. We frequently become involved in the hours and days after an event to conduct a comprehensive and complete internal investigation, interviewing witnesses and preserving necessary evidence. We strive to attain the best outcome for our clients, whether at a pre-suit mediation, an administrative hearing, or jury trial.

Our Health and Human Services attorneys are frequently called to speak with clients on informative topics unique to the industry and counsel on preventative measures.

Types of Clients We Represent Include:

  • Nursing Homes
  • Group Homes
  • Overnight Camps/Summer camps
  • Special Education Schools
  • Adult and Child Day Care Programs
  • Foster Care Programs
  • Athletic Programs and Coaches
  • Long-term Care Facilities
  • Mental and Behavioral Health Facilities
  • Counseling and Social Worker Services
  • Educational Programs
  • Non-Profits
  • Religious Organizations
  • Ambulance Companies

Our team focuses and provides litigation services in areas of alleged abuse, neglect, professional negligence, sexual assault, premises liability, commercial vehicle accidents, and employment matters.