Attorneys

Robert W. Sweetin

Associate

EMAIL:rsweetin@mathenysears.com
TEL: (916) 978-3434 Ext. 130
FAX: (916) 978-3430
PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION

University of California, Davis (B.A. 2006)

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (J.D. 2013)

BAR ADMISSIONS

State Bar of California

U.S. District Courts of California

  • Central District of California
  • Eastern District of California
  • Northern District of California
  • Southern District of California

BACKGROUND

Robert W. Sweetin is a litigation associate with Matheny, Sears, Linkert & Jaime, LLP.  Mr. Sweetin practices in the areas of civil litigation and employment law in both Federal and State Courts.  Mr. Sweetin’s experience includes defending against complex personal injury lawsuits, Fair Employment and Housing Act matters, individual and collective actions brought under the Private Attorneys General Act and Fair Labor Standards Act, and administrative investigations involving the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement.  Mr. Sweetin earned his J.D. from Pacific McGeorge in December 2013 and was licensed to practice law following the February 2014 California Bar Exam.

Mr. Sweetin was born in Taylorville, Illinois. He graduated from Coronado High School after his family was transferred to Naval Base San Diego.  Mr. Sweetin earned his B.A. in International Relations from University of California, Davis.

ENGAGEMENTS

  • Successfully moved to dismiss a defendant medical professional from a lawsuit, resulting in an award of attorney fees.
  • Successfully moved for summary judgment on behalf of a defendant national bank.
  • Negotiated numerous favorable settlements on behalf of clients.
  • Advises employer clients on a wide-range of employment and personnel decisions.