Patrick Sweeney

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Patrick Sweeney is one of the leading attorneys in the games industry, having served both as in-house and external counsel to a variety of companies in his career.

He is also an Adjunct Professor at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles, where he teaches a course entitled Video Game Agreements.  Patrick has also lectured law students at University of Southern California, UCLA, Loyola and Washington University.

Honors and Awards:

    • Featured by The Daily Journal in its annual “Top Entertainment Attorneys” issue for 2014.

    • Recommended by the Legal 500 United States 2013 in the area of Media, Technology and Telecoms – Technology; Data Protection and Privacy

    • Named one of the top 100 Irish American Lawyers in the United States by Irish America Magazine for 2010

Professional Affiliations:

  • Video Game Bar Association ~ Co-President/Board Member

  • Interactive Entertainment Professionals (IEP) ~ Advisory Board Member

  • Association of Media and Entertainment Counsel ~ Chair, Law Firm Advisory Board