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Jennifer Schwartz

Jennifer Schwartz

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Employment & Labor

Jennifer Schwartz

About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Employment & Labor: 50%
    17 years, 100 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    26 years, 400 cases

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Barry Philip Gorelick

    Jennifer Schwartz is the smartest, hardest working attorney I know. She obtains excellent results for her clients. She is a tough litigator. A very skilled trial lawyer.


    Barry Gorelick Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Traci Michelle Hinden

    I endorse this lawyer's work.


    Traci Hinden Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Law Offices of Jennifer Schwartz

1299 Fourth Street
Suite 307
San Rafael, CA, 94901



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Superlawyer 2014Superlawyers2014

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselGoldberg, Lowenstein & Weatherwax2014 - Present
OwnerLaw Offices of Jennifer Schwartz2014 - 2014

Association NamePosition NameDuration
District of Columbia BarMember2014 - Present
San Francisco Criminal Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
California Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
Marin County Bar AssociationJudicial Evaluation Committee2003 - Present
Association of Federal Defense AttorneysMember1999 - 2011
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember1998 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersAdmitted1997 - Present
American Bar AssociationSubcommitte on White Collar Crime1995 - 2008
California Public Defenders AssociationMember1994 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People v. HunterAcquittal
People v. XXXXCase dismissed
U.S. v. MacNabPlea with agreed upon sentence far lower than initially anticipated.

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Publication NameTitleDate
Annual Survey of American lawLiability for the Transmission of Aids and Herpes1988

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
Yale UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
California Public Defenders AssociationMotions practice in trial2010