- Archbishop Stepinac High School, 1977
- SUNY Oneonta, B.A. Business / Economics, 1981
- Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1984
With 34 years of experience, Richard F. Sweeney has worked in prosecution and criminal defense; he has represented landlords and tenants; he has represented petitioners and respondents in small claim matters; and he has defended traffic matters in the Yonkers City Court.
Former Yonkers City Court Judge Richard F. Sweeney has the extensive legal experience to be fair and impartial. Serving as Judge in each part of the Yonkers City Court makes him uniquely qualified to be a Yonkers City Court Judge.