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James Charles Schwartzman

James Charles Schwartzman

Practice areas:

Ethics & Professional Responsibility

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Licensed since 1972

  1. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 100%
    32 years, 1 thousand cases

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Contact Info

Stevens & Lee

1818 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive197208/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND LEGAL MALPRACTICEBest Lawyers in America2015
ETHIC/PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY LAWYER OF THE YEARBest Lawyers in America2015
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERPhiladelphia Magazine2014
ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND LEGAL MALPRACTICEBest Lawyers in America2014
TOP 100 LAWYERS IN PENNSYLVANIAPHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE2013
ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND LEGAL MALPRACTICEBEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA2013
ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND LEGAL MALPRACTICEBest Lawyers in America2012
TOP 100 IN PENNSYLVANIA AND PHILADELPHIAPHILADELPHIA SUPER LAWYERS2012
TOP 100 IN PENNSYLVANIA AND PHILADELPHIAPennsylvania Super Lawyers2011
ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND LEGAL MALPRACTICEBest Lawyers in America2011
ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY; LEGAL MALPRACTICEBEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA2010
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERS T0P 100 PENNSYLVANIA AND PHILADELPHIAPhiladelphia Magazine2010
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICABest Lawyers in America2009
REFEREE IN RELIANCE INSURANCE COMPANY LIQUIDATIONCOMMONWEALTH COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA2009
JUDGE PRO TEMCOURT OF COMMON PLEAS, PHILADELPHIA COUNTY2009
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERS / TOP 100 IN PHILADELPHIAPhiladelphia Magazine2009
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERSPhiladelphia Magazine2008
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICABest Lawyers in America2008
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERSPhiladelphia Magazine2007
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICABest Lawyers in America2007
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICABest Lawyers in America2006
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERSPhiladelphia Magazine2006
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERSPhiladelphia Magazine2005
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERS / TOP 100 IN PENNSYLVANIAPhiladelphia Magazine2005
PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYERSPhiladelphia Magazine2004
TRUSTEE, NATIONAL HERITAGE LIFE INSURANCE COMPANYINSURANCE COMMISSIONER OF STATE OF DELAWARE2001
PHILADELPHIA TRIAL COURT NOMINATING COMMISSIONGOVERNOR ROBERT CASEYN/A
AV RATEDMartindale-HubbellN/A
PHILADELPHIA SENATORIAL JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSIONSENATE OF PENNSYLVANIAN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
MEMBERJUDICIAL CONDUCT BOARD OF SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA2014 - Present
CHAIRMAN, VICE-CHAIRMAN AND MEMBERINTERST ON LAWYERS TRUST ACCOUNT BOARD OF SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA2008 - 2014
ARBITRATOR, APPOINTED BY CHIEF JUDGE IN FEN-PHEN LITIGATIONUNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA2003 - 2009
CHAIRMAN, VICE-CHAIRMAN AND MEMBERCONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION BOARD OF SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA1992 - 1999
CHAIRMAN, VICE-CHAIRMAN AND MEMBERDISCIPLINARY BOARD OF SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA1983 - 1989
ASSISTANT UNITED STATES ATTORNEYUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE1973 - 1978

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
COMMITTEE OF 70CIVIC WATCH DOG ORGANIZATION2001 - 2015
INDEPENDENCE BLUE CROSSMEMBER OF EXECUTIVE AND FINANCE COMMITTEES1993 - Present
SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA TRANSIT AUTHORITY (SEPTA)VICE CHAIRMAN1991 - Present
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A1990 - Present
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A1990 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A1990 - Present
INTEREST ON LAWYERS TRUST ACCOUNT BOARD OF SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIAN/AN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/AN/A
Philadelphia Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Association of Professional Responsibility LawyersN/AN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Villanova University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor (Cum Laude, Order of Coif, Law Review)1972
Washington University in St. LouisPsychologyAB1967

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITYETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITYN/A