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<br />Leonard Sweeney, III, Esquire


J. Leonard Sweeney, III,
Providence College, B.A. 1991
Franklin Pierce Law Center, J.D. 1994




Professional Memberships:

  • American, New Hampshire & Nashua Bar

  • American, New England & NH Land Title
       Treasurer NH Land Title Association, 1996 -1997

  • New England and NH Mortgage Bankers Associations

  • New Hampshire Board of Realtors

  • Greater Manchester - Nashua Board of Realtors
       Professional Conduct Committee Member

Community Involvement:

  • French Hill Neighborhood Housing Authority Board
    of Directors

  • Greater Nashua Housing Authority Board of

  • American Cancer Society Board of Directors, NH

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Nashua, Inc.,
    Board of Directors

  • Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce

  • Nashua Rotary West

  • Assistant Coach/Nashua High School Lacrosse team

Attorney "J. L." Sweeney concentrates his practice in
all areas of Real Estate Law and Personal Injury Law.
After admission to the New Hampshire Bar Association in 1994, he joined
his father, Jay Sweeney, in the existing law firm established in 1934 by
his grandfather, J. Leonard Sweeney, Sr. In 1964, Sweeney &
added its title research and closing services division.
Over the past 35 plus years they have established themselves as New
Hampshire's Title and Closing Company,
representing major
lenders thoughout the country. Their commitment to ongoing professional
education, maintaining state of the art technology, and attention to
client service has made them a leader in the industry.

J. L. is very active within the community. He writes
a weekly real estate information article which appears in the Nashua
Telegraph. As co-captain of the NCAA Division I Lacrosse team during his
final year at Providence College, he has carried his love of the sport
with him into his professional life, by volunteering as a coach for the
local high school team, helping to bring the team to the state
championships in 1998. He is also fast becoming an excellent fly
fisherman and enjoys snowboarding and golf.


Languages spoken: English, American Sign Language

Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 50%
    21 years, 25 thousand cases
  2. Estate Planning: 18%
    21 years, 750 cases
  3. Business: 13%
    21 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  4. Personal Injury: 10%
    21 years
  5. Other: 9%
  6. More 



Hourly ($225-325/hour), contingent (25-33%), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

4 total 

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  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.


    Christian Lassen Wrongful death Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Colin C Quinn

    Mr. Sweeney has assisted our firm, Applegate, Quinn, and Magee, with numerous real estate matters and we have been delighted by the results.


    Colin Quinn Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info


NHAuthorized to practice law199405/24/2010
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerSweeney & Sweeney1994 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Hampshire Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
Nashua Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
American Land Title AssociationN/AN/A
New England Land Title AssociationN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Franklin Pierce Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Providence CollegeEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1991