Brianna N. Sweeney
Brianna Sweeney is an attorney in BMD's Columbus office where she works diligently on commercial, business, and litigation matters. She draws on her various clerking experiences to develop effective solutions and reach desired goals.
Contact Information250 Civic Center Drive, Suite 300, Columbus, Ohio 43215
The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D.
John Carroll University, B.A., Sociology and Criminology, Political Science, summa cum laude
Brianna has a passion for serving others and building meaningful relationships with those she is working for and with. She understands the importance of listening to clients to best serve their needs and working efficiently to reach desired goals.
Before joining BMD, Brianna clerked for both a nationwide full-service law firm and a Columbus-based litigation firm. Throughout her third year of law school, Brianna worked as a law clerk for BMD. She has assisted in drafting motions, briefs, and memorandums for filings at the state and federal level. These experiences also helped hone Brianna's strong legal research skills.
Brianna also served as a judicial extern for Justice R. Patrick DeWine at The Supreme Court of Ohio. There, Brianna gained valuable insight into the Ohio judicial system, understanding appellate procedure and the art of oral argument.
In her free time, Brianna enjoys walking at the Columbus Metro Parks and spending time with her fiancé and their new Australian Shepherd puppy.
Courts & Bar Associations
- Ohio Bar
- Columbus Bar Association
- Ohio Bar Association
Professional Honors & Awards
- Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Production Editor
- Moot Court Governing Board, Clerk (2020-2021)
Presentations & Publications
- "Solving a Drug Epidemic with More Drugs: A Discussion on the Expansion of Medical Marijuana in Ohio and its Impact on the Opioid Crisis," The Ohio State University Drug Enforcement and Policy Center, 2022