Rocio Topete joined the firm as an associate attorney in 2019, after graduating from Howard University School of Law. The daughter of a Mexican immigrant, Rocio’s familial experiences, as well as those while in college, forced her to witness the indignities immigrants face in the workplace every day. Prior to law school, Rocio worked in…

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Emily Sullivan joined the firm as an associate attorney in 2019, after graduating from Fordham Law School. Ms. Sullivan previously represented clients in civil rights cases and criminal proceedings through Fordham Law’s Federal Litigation Clinic. During law school, Ms. Sullivan worked as a Law Clerk at a Westchester firm in their litigation practice and at…

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Lesley

Ms. Tse joined the firm as an associate in 2011. As an associate with Getman & Sweeney, Ms. Tse represents employees in wage and hour litigation under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act and state wage and hour laws. She litigates individual, collective action and class action lawsuits and arbitrations. Ms. Tse has represented a…

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Mike S-Profile

Mike Sweeney’s work is dedicated to representing employees in labor matters, predominantly wage-and-hour issues. Mike has litigated wage-and-hour collective and class actions around the country. Prior to joining Getman & Sweeney, Mike was the founding fellow of the Crowley Center for International Human Rights at Fordham Law School. He went onto to serve as a…

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Meagan-Profile

Meagan Rafferty joined the firm as an associate attorney in 2017, before which she served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Alvin W. Thompson, United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut. Prior to clerking, Ms. Rafferty was a legal intern for the ACLU’s Racial Justice Program in New York City, where she assisted…

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Mr. Guerra joined the firm as an associate in 2012. Before joining the firm he was the coordinating attorney of the Immigrant Worker Rights Project at Catholic Migration Services in Queens, New York, where he represented low-wage workers in wage and hour litigation and managed a collaborative effort with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration…

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Mr. Getman originally founded Getman Sweeney as the Getman Law Office in 1998. He has practiced labor law exclusively on behalf of employees since 1989. Mr. Getman handles wage and hour litigation under the FLSA and state wage laws. He has handled individual, collective action and class action litigation, as well as negotiation, arbitration, and…

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Matt-Profile

Mr. Dunn joined the firm as an associate in 2007. Before joining the firm, he had his own practice and practiced as an associate with Multnomah Defenders, Inc. in Portland, Oregon and served as Assistant Public Defender with Ulster County, New York. He serves as Chair of the Ulster County Periodic Compensation Review Committee and…

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