Swanson Sweet LLP is proud to announce that Paul Swanson, James Sweet, and Virginia George have been named 2024 Super Lawyers®. This prestigious recognition is based on peer nominations, evaluations, and independent research. No more than 5% of attorneys in each state are selected.

This recognition is a testament to the hard work and dedication of these attorneys to their clients. They are passionate about helping individuals and businesses navigate the complex bankruptcy process to get the relief they need.

Paul Swanson is a founding partner at Swanson Sweet LLP and has over 40 years of experience in bankruptcy law. He is a board-certified bankruptcy specialist by the American Board of Certification. Mr. Swanson has represented individuals and businesses of all sizes in bankruptcy cases. He is known for his compassionate and effective representation.

James Sweet is a founding partner of Swanson Sweet LLP and has over 40 years of experience in bankruptcy law. He is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy. Mr. Sweet has represented debtors, creditors, creditor committees, bondholder committees, bankruptcy trustees, receivers, banks, and other creditors in a variety of bankruptcy cases. He is known for his deep knowledge of bankruptcy law and his strategic approach to cases.

Virginia E. George is a founding partner of Swanson Sweet LLP. She has been practicing law since 1988 and is known for her expertise in all aspects of bankruptcy, insolvency, and reorganization law. Virginia is a leader in her field and frequently lectures on bankruptcy topics. 

About Super Lawyers®

Super Lawyers® is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented selection process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and a peer review by practice area.

About Swanson Sweet LLP

Swanson Sweet is a statewide law firm helping businesses and individuals facing financial distress. A successful workout or reorganization requires attorneys with knowledge and experience. We have a depth of those. We believe in working closely with the client’s financial advisors to achieve results. We serve clients in workouts, restructurings, bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy reorganizations, and receiverships in Wisconsin and Courts across the country from our offices in Milwaukee, Madison, and Oshkosh.