Rosemary Sweeney

Attorney in Cleveland, OH
As the Firm's Administrative Partner, understanding the strategies of business is critical.

Rosemary listens before getting the job done. Her knowledge, judgment and intuitive perception are the sources for her unique deal strategies in corporate, real estate and finance transactions. She counsels sole proprietors to Fortune companies on corporate, real estate and finance matters, and represents financial institutions, private lenders, investors and corporate borrowers in:

•Asset-Based Loans
•Commercial and Real Estate Loans
•Loan Portfolio Transactions
•Multi-Bank Credit Facilities
•Secured and Unsecured Financing Transactions

She also represents lenders and borrowers in loan workouts, restructurings and reorganizations.

when skill matters
•Represented national bank in commercial loan and commercial real estate portfolio sales to private buyers totaling hundreds of millions of dollars.
•Represented national bank in multiple commercial loans involving alternative financing for borrowers in the anaerobic digester technology industry.
•Asset acquisitions including: a leading multi-state concrete manufacturer and supplier for private equity group; receivership sale of a machining resource and blow mold manufacturer for private equity group; represented currency validation expert business in multimillion dollar asset sale to a private equity group.
•Multi-million dollar acquisition in a Section 363 bankruptcy sale of leading, regional provider of utility line systems and construction services for private equity group, and subsequent representation for additional acquisition for this company.
•Represented seller in multi-million commercial real estate portfolio sale and subsequent representation of buyer for leasing and sale activity.

distinctions + awards
•Best Lawyers in America - Banking + Finance Law
•Ohio Super Lawyers - Banking + Finance Law
•Ohio Super Lawyers - Business + Corporate Law
•AV-Preeminent Rated - Martindale-Hubbell
•Leadership Cleveland - Class of 2008

civic involvement
•Civil Service Commission, City of Lyndhurst, Ohio - Commissioner
•The Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center - Board of Directors; Past President
•Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association Foundation Board - Board of Trustees
•St. Vincent Charity Medical Center Foundation Board - Board of Trustees
•St. Clare Parish Finance Council - Member
•Great Lakes Science Center - Former Member of Board of Trustees
•St. Clare School Advisory Council - Former Member

related news

January 23, 2015

Nearly Half of Buckley King Partners Distinguished as Super Lawyers

September 2, 2014

Best Lawyers Again Recognizes Buckley King Attorneys

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Areas of Law

  • Healthcare
  • Corporate + Transactions
  • Mergers + Acquisitions
  • Bankruptcy, Workouts + Creditors' Rights
  • Commercial Finance, Banking + Lending
  • Real Estate + Construction


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Experience & Credentials


Administrative Partner

Admission Details

Admitted in 1987, Ohio

Credit Cards Accepted
American Express
Law School Attended

Case Western Reserve University School of Law

University Attended

John Carroll University
cum laude

Kent State University

Associations & Memberships

Professional Associations
•Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
•American Bar Association
•Association for Corporate Growth

Contact Information




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Office Information
Rosemary Sweeney
Administrative Partner
1400 Fifth Third Center 600 Superior Avenue E,
Cleveland, OH 44114


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