Associate Attorney | Management Advisor
Translating legal requirements into human resources strategies

Jenny focuses on advising business owners and human resource managers on employment law and HR compliance matters, preparing employment-related contracts and resolving threatened employment claims.  Prior to joining the Firm, Jenny served as an in-house attorney and human resources manager for Strata Solar in Chapel Hill, NC. She was responsible for drafting and implementing employment documents, company policies, and general compliance with relevant employment laws. She also administered the company’s discipline and discharge policies and represented the company in state and federal agency proceedings.  Jenny also worked in private practice for several years litigating employment-related disputes in the Greensboro area.  Jenny’s blend of legal and human resources “on the ground” experience provide her with a unique perspective to help businesses prevent and resolve employment disputes.


B.A. | Campbell University | 2007 | magna cum laude
J.D. | Elon University School of Law | 2010

Admitted to Practice

The State of North Carolina
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina

Interesting facts about Jenny:

  • Member of the American Civil Liberties Union
  • Member of the Herb Falk Society of the Greensboro Bar Association honoring attorneys who contribute significant pro bono service hours (2014)
  • Served as a Board member for the Young Lawyers Section of the Greensboro Bar Association (2013-2015)
  • Served as a Board member for the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys, Piedmont Triad Women Attorneys Chapter (2015-2016)
  • Acted as a preceptor for Elon University School of Law, mentoring first-year students and judging mock trials and moot courts (2012-2015)
  • Volunteers for activities involving legal community events and causes affecting animals and civil rights, especially those involving the LGBT+ communities
  • Doting owner of two West Highland White Terriers, Sir Bennett of Killarney and Dame Beatrice d’Aquitaine

Jenny E. Sweet

Associate Attorney | Management Advisor

Phone: 919.325.4053
Fax: 919.324.6714

Office Address:
CAI Office Location
3150 Spring Forest Road, Suite 116
Raleigh, NC 27616

Mailing Address: 
PO Box 97552
Raleigh, NC 27624