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Timothy M. Sweet

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Providence, RI

The Law Offices of Timothy M. Sweet, LLC
10 Elmgrove Ave
Providence, RI 02906
Phone: 401-285-1814
Selected to Rising Stars: 2021
Licensed in Rhode Island Since: 2009
Practice Areas: Family Law
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Attorney Profile

An attorney at The Law Office of Timothy M. Sweet, LLC, Timothy M. Sweet represents clients in Providence, Rhode Island, in family law matters. These include custody and visitation, adoption, alimony, child support and divorce. While he understands the value of good negotiating skills, he is also prepared to take a case to trial to protect the best interests of his clients. He has an Avvo “Superb” rating and was given a Clients’ Choice Award in 2014.

Admitted to practice in the state of Rhode Island, Mr. Sweet is also admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island. Fluent in English and Spanish, he is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association, the Rhode Island Family Law Bench Bar Committee and the Rhode Island Criminal Law Bench Bar Committee.

Mr. Sweet attended Providence College, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in political science in 2005. At Roger Williams University School of Law, he earned his Juris Doctor in 2008. He was given the Community Service Award for doing more than 100 hours of pro bono work during his time in law school.

After working in both the private and the public sector, Mr. Sweet opened the firm in 2012. He continues to give back to others through his pro bono work with Clean Water Action, the ACLU and the Volunteer Lawyers Project. For artists who are struggling with constitutional matters, he provides free representation. He is an active member of the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce, and in 2017, he was named one of the Best Divorce Lawyers in Providence by Expertise.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce


1 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2021

About Timothy M. Sweet

First Admitted: 2009, Rhode Island

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Educational Background

  • Providence College, B.S., Political Science, 2005


  • Honors: Community Service Award for Performing Over One-Hundred Hours of Pro Bono Work, Roger Williams University School of Law

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Rhode Island, 2009
  • Rhode Island Criminal Law Bench-Bar Committee, Member
  • Rhode Island Family Law Bench Bar Committee, Member
  • Rhode Island Bar Association, Member
  • Rhode Island Law Bench-Bar Committee, Member, 2012 - Present
  • U.S. District Court District of Rhode Island, 2012
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Office Location for Timothy M. Sweet

10 Elmgrove Ave
Providence, RI 02906

Phone: 401-285-1814

Last Updated: 7/22/2021

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