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Susan Abbott Schwartz

Susan Abbott Schwartz

Practice areas:

Litigation, Insurance, Education

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Litigation: 40%
    34 years, 500 cases
  2. Insurance: 35%
    34 years, 500 cases
  3. Education: 25%
    14 years, 50 cases

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Donald G. Henslee

    Susan Schwartz is one of the best lawyers (and people) I know. She has an extraordinary reputation in the legal community and the the loyalty and respect of her clients. She has been my law partner for many years and there is no one with whom I would rather practice law. Don Henslee

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    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Henslee Schwartz LLP

6688 North Central Expressway
Suite 850
Dallas, TX, 75206

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198105/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1998
Presidential CitationState Bar of Texas1991
Outstanding Director AwardN/A1990

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
North Texas Arthritis FoundationBoard Member2010 - Present
National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF)Member2010 - Present
Council on Litigation ManagementMember2010 - Present
Defense Research InstituteGovernmental Immunities Section Member2009 - Present
Texas Historically UnderUtilized BusinessMember2008 - Present
Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)Member-Certification Committee2008 - Present
Texas Association of Defense CounselMember2000 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A1988 - Present
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors1987 - 1991
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationMember1981 - 1991
Texas Bar FoundationMember1981 - Present
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Litigation News (ABA)Unknown1993

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of OklahomaLawJD - Juris Doctor Cum Laude1980
University of OklahomaSumma Cum Laude Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1977

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
In-house Insurance Company CEAvoiding Bad Faith2011
DRI Governmental Liability CommitteeHot Topics In School Law2011
2011 Women's ForumCommanding Your Future--Negotiation and Assertiveness2011