Duffy & Sweeney, Ltd

Litigation Department

Rhode Island
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What the team is known for Commercially focused group of litigators handling a diverse array of cases across a wide range of sectors, including healthcare, financial services and manufacturing. Also recommended for its expertise in areas such as IP, employment and securities disputes.

Strengths Clients say: "They are true professionals. The firm enjoys a tremendous reputation as formidable opponents and expert advocates. Their approach and delivery appear seamless."

One source notes: "I've been very happy with the entire team. The lawyers collaborate very effectively to provide the best counsel possible."

Work highlight Successfully acted for plaintiff Schneider Electric Systems, obtaining summary judgment against a number of affirmative defense assertions brought prior to discovery against its construction claims.

Notable practitioners

Robert Duffy is respected for his expertise in shareholder disputes and shipbuilding litigation. Clients say that he "has a firm grasp on the strategies needed to win" and has "no weaknesses."

Stacey Nakasian is recognized for her work in shareholder disputes, fiduciary and trusts cases, and IP and technology law litigation. One interviewee attests that she is "incredibly talented, knowledgeable, strategic and perhaps the best-prepared counsel I have ever engaged."