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Jim Sweeney is a lawyer in Los Angeles. His practice is family law, civil litigation and business. Unlike most lawyers, he has substantial experience in the operation and management of a business having founded an international computer manufacturing business, a public company of which he was president and chairman. Subsequently, he helped found other technology companies both as an investor and as a consul­tant.


Jim earned his B.A in English literature and his J.D. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps, has four grown children and a 6 year old son.



Some of Jim's civic activities have included the following:


• Vice President; Board of Commissioners; Department of Building & Safety, City of Los    Angeles


• Board of Directors; Los Angeles Music Center


• Board of Directors; Exec. V.P.; Center Theater Group of the Los Angeles Music Center


• President and Trustee; Institute of Cancer & Blood Research