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The most convenient source for case law, Virginia Workers' Compensation Case Finder is the first and only source to integrate the workers’ compensation opinions of the Virginia Supreme Court, Court of Appeals, and Workers’ Compensation Commission. For ready reference, it carefully summarizes and arranges the decisions under 102 topic headings, covering the most litigious issues in workers’ compensation. The Case Finder is used as a reference tool by the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission and by workers compensation attorneys and insurance companies throughout the state.
Peter M. Sweeny is a member of the Virginia State Bar and District of Columbia Bar. Mr. Sweeny is a past Chairman of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Workers’ Compensation Section. Mr. Sweeny has been practicing workers' compensation in Virginia for over 27 years and has frequently lectured attorneys and others on workers' compensation issues. He is a Diplomate of the Court Practice Institute. Mr. Sweeny has published articles on Virginia workers' compensation and teaches Continuing Legal Education seminars in his field. He is also a member of the LexisNexis National Workers' Compensation Advisory Board and was selected as a Workers' Compensation Notable Person in 2009.
Mr. Sweeny began his legal career working on the legal staff of the Chairman of the Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission. After leaving government service Mr. Sweeny joined the Washington, D.C. law firm of Ashcraft & Gerel where he became a partner in 1985. In 1986 Mr. Sweeny co-founded Thacher, Swiger, Sweeny & Day in Fairfax, Virginia. In 1989 Mr. Sweeny opened his own firm and currently practices as a solo practitioner in Leesburg, Virginia with a statewide workers' compensation practice.