Brian S. Schwartz – Personal Injury Attorney
New York, NY
Brian S. Schwartz began his representation of seriously injured plaintiffs
in 1993 in both New York and New Jersey and has done so continuously since
that time. Brian concentrates his representation on those clients who
have sustained significant, life-altering injuries due to the
negligence of others in the operation of
construction sites and the
maintenance of premises. It is this focused representation that has allowed Brian to develop specialized
expertise in these areas of law. Brian firmly believes in preparing each
of his cases as if they are going to trial. It is this level of dedication
that has enabled him to successfully resolve hundreds of cases and obtain
tens of millions of dollars on behalf of his clients.
In order to truly represent the interests of a seriously injured client,
an attorney must understand and appreciate the nature of a client’s
injuries from both a medical and emotional perspective. Therein lies perhaps
Brian’s greatest strengths. His keen knowledge of the medical conditions
and treatments surrounding his client’s injuries is supplemented
by the empathy and sensitivity he shows towards his clients. His clients
are provided with a sense of security and confidence on which they come
to rely. These traits are recognized by his peers and adversaries alike.
It is this exceptional knowledge and understanding of the devastating impact
a client’s injuries can have that allows Brian to fully convey to
the Courts and defense counsel in New York and New Jersey the magnitude
of the loss in a way that is easily understood and appreciated by all.
This has enabled Brian to achieve the resolution of cases which truly
maximized their value and provided the best result possible.
A particular strength of Brian is his expertise in his knowledge of the
rules of civil practice that govern litigation throughout the Courts of
New York. Brian’s expertise in this area is sought both inside and
outside the firm as he possesses the ability to educate others on the
intricate details and nuances concerning the rules of civil procedure.
Brian’s character and integrity can also be seen in his public service
and desire to share his experiences with his community. He is proud to
be a mentor with the
Nassau County Bar Association where he works with children at a local middle school. The goal of this
program is to provide a positive experience and to enable the student
to have an understanding about professional expectations. Brian meets
with an assigned student twice monthly during the school year for the
duration of the child’s enrollment. Brian is a role model and shares
his personal and professional experiences with the student.
By virtue of his prolific practice in the Courts and his unwavering integrity,
Brian has come to be well-known and respected throughout the legal community
by attorneys and Judges alike. He is recognized by all as an attorney
who is thoroughly prepared and effective at each and every stage of litigation.
His skills at both preparing clients for depositions as well as preparing
to take the depositions of defendants are reflective of the manner in
which Brian approaches all of his cases – with focus, hard work
and attention to detail. Most importantly, Brian is known as an attorney
who believes in his clients and provides them with the best representation
possible consistent with the goals and values of our office.
- New York, 1993
- New Jersey, 1993
- U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1993
- U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1997
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1997
Professional Associations and Memberships