Barbara R. Shweky

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Barbara (Sutton) Shweky is a seasoned litigator with nearly three decades of experience.  Her practice areas include real estate, commercial landlord-tenant, contract, business tort, corporate, partnership and employment litigation. Before forming Matalon & Shweky PC with Joe Matalon in 2003, Barbara was counsel at Olshan Law, and an associate at Liddle & Robinson, and Rosenman & Colin.

Barbara is also a practicing mediator. In addition to her private mediation practice, she serves on the panel of mediators of the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court.  Barbara is also an approved mediator with New York Peace Institute (formerly Safe Horizon) and a member of the Association for Conflict Resolution, Greater New York Chapter.

Barbara graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, summa cum laude, in 1982, and New York University School of Law in 1985. At NYU, Barbara was Senior Articles Editor of the Annual Survey of American Law, was elected to membership in the Order of the Coif honorary scholastic society, and graduated in the top 10% of her class.