Timothy B. Sweetland

Timothy B. Sweetland


Timothy B. Sweetland

Tim is a member of the Bar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the state of New York, and the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. He is a graduate of New England School of Law, magna cum laude, 2005 and received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Albany in 2002.
Tim’s practice focuses on the defense of physicians, nurses, hospitals, and other medical facilities in both the state and federal courts. He also manages cases involving premises liability, insurance coverage, and other general areas of civil litigation. Prior to joining Sloane and Walsh, Tim was an associate at a mid-sized Boston civil litigation firm, where his practice was centered on the area of toxic torts and municipal liability. He has also served as a law clerk to the Justices of the Massachusetts Superior Court.

Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • General Liability Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2005
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
  • New York
  • New Hampshire


  • New England Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. (Magna Cum Laude) - 2005
  • University of Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York
    • B.A. - 2002

Awards & Honors

  • Recognized as a Massachusetts Super Lawyers Rising Star in the area of Medical Malpractice Defense 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Professional Activities

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association

Lectures and Publications

Representative Cases