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Thomas Frederick Sweeney

Thomas Frederick Sweeney, American lawyer. Bar: Michigan 1968, United States District Court (eastern district) Mich, 1968, United States Tax Court 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1985.

Background

Sweeney, Thomas Frederick was born on February 10, 1943 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Harold Eugene and Marion Genevieve (Lunz).

Education

Bachelor of Arts Michigan, 1965. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1968.

Career

Associate Fischer, Franklin, Ford, Simon & Hogg, Detroit, 1969—1973, partner, 1974—1985, Houghton, Potter, Sweeney & Brenner, Detroit, 1986—1995. Member Clark Hill, Birmingham, since 1995, member executive committee, 1999—2002. Speaker Institute Continuing Legal Education.

Guest lecturer University Michigan Law School, 2001-2003. Adjunct professor Wayne State University Law School.

Membership

Member Birmingham (Michigan) Charter Review Commission, 1977. Board directors Community House Association, 1990—1998, president, 1993—1995. Trustee Baldwin Public Library., Birmingham, since 1981, president, 2001—2003.

Fellow Michigan State Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, Oakland County Bar Association (chairman taxation committee 1988-1989), Forest Hills Swim Club (president 1985-1987).

Connections

Son of; married Susan Carol Horn, December 27, 1968. Children: Sarah Elizabeth, Neal Thomas.