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Grant Ian Schwarz

Personal injury Attorney at Hollywood, FL

4.6   32 reviews
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  • State Years
    New York - NY 5 years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 6 years
    Florida - FL 16 years
  • Licensed for 5 years
    State NY
    Acquired 2018
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 6 years
    State DC
    Acquired 2017
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 16 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2008
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Grant

Learn Grant’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    50%
    If you are injured as a result of another party’s negligence you need experienced representation to protect your interests now. I have successfully handled cases in all areas of personal injury law. I bring years of experience, knowledge and professionalism to every case. Call today to tell us about your case.

    16 years, 2,000 cases

  2. Criminal defense
    25%
    I defend Felonies, Misdemeanors, DUI's and Traffic Cases throughout the State of Florida. Call any time to discuss your case.

    16 years, 3,500 cases

  3. Domestic violence
    25%
    Whether you need a restraining order or have just been served with one. Contact us today for aggressive and professional representation to ensure your rights are protected. All consultations are free and confidential.

    16 years

EXPERIENCED COURTROOM LAWYER FIGHTING FOR YOUR RIGHTS! AVAILABLE 24/7/365

Grant Schwarz is a Civil Trial Attorney and 4th Amendment Lawyer headquartered in sunny Florida. Grant focuses his practice in the areas of personal injury including premises liability and products liability.

Prior to starting his own firm, Grant worked as a prosecutor for the State of Florida. As a prosecutor, Grant tried 50 jury trials, conducted hundreds of non-jury trials ranging from simple drug possession to economic crimes and violent felony offenses. Fighting for the State of Florida and for victims of crime gave Grant the motivation to continue fighting for what is right and to stand up for victim's rights.

After years as a State Prosecutor, Grant joined a nationally recognized law firm where he litigated 4th amendment issues and personal injury cases. Over the years, it became apparent that bed bugs were becoming a troublesome problem across the United States. Grant was approached by a young family who had been injured at a local hotel. The family was awarded a large settlement after months of negotiations. After that, Grant started learning as much as he could about bed bugs. Grant read many books about bed bugs, attended pest management seminars and cultivated relationships with pest management professionals and entomologists. After many successful years of practice and litigation, Grant decided to focus his work on bed bug injury cases. Grant has gained a national reputation as a passionate trial lawyer.

Grant started Bed Bug Law with the idea that nobody should have to suffer injuries while they are at their most vulnerable. Bed bug injuries occur most often while the victim is asleep in bed or simply relaxing at home. Sleep and rest are crucial elements to maintaining good mental and physical health. Bed bug bites are painful, last for weeks and can even cause permanent scarring. The mental impact of bed bugs can affect victims for a lifetime. Nobody should have to suffer bed bug bites at a hotel, motel, resort, cruise ship, Airbnb or any other rental property. Further, Grant believes that one of the worst things that can happen to a person's mental health is when their own home becomes infested with bed bugs. This most often occurs after the delivery of recently purchased or rented of furniture.

Bed Bug cases are often opposed aggressively by defendants and will often require litigation in State and Federal Court systems or through the American Arbitration Association. Grant has dedicated his career to speaking up for those who cannot and to make every effort to make hotel owners and operators, apartment owners and operators, and furniture retailers pay for exposing his clients to bed bugs. Grant is a skilled negotiator, who has been particularly successful in resolving disputes without costly and time-consuming litigation. Grant believes that gathering evidence and preparing each case as though it were going to trial is an important practice in bed bug cases.

Despite his passion for his work and the law, Grant most enjoys his time spent with his family and caring for his garden. Grant has a large collection of rare and exotic plants, flowers, and trees.

 

Contact me today for a free case evaluation.  I am available 24 hours a day.

 

Awards

Platinum Client Champion
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating
Client's Choice 2022,2014,2013
Client's Choice
2022 2014 2013
Top Contributor 2013
Top Contributor
2013

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Location

Grant Schwarz, P.A.

Reviews

4.6 / 5.0
  32 customer reviews
Client's Choice 2022
Client's Choice
Client's Choice is an Avvo award granted to attorneys with a significant number of client reviews over 4 stars in a given year.
Posted by anonymous | August 21, 2014
Outstanding service from lawyer Grant Ian Schwarz.
Lawyer Grant Ian Schwarz provides outstanding service. I recently hired him for my case earlier this year and on the day of the trial it got dismissed with ease. Not only did that case get dismissed but my first case three years ago got dismissed as well with Grant by my side. Mr.Schwarz is a reliable lawyer who I would recommend to anybody having any sort of legal issues. Grant is an extremely caring lawyer who will answer all questions that you have and will respond to any e-mails, texts, or phone calls that you send his direction. I cannot forget to mention his confidence in the courtroom is amazing and it truly shows his greatness. Grant Ian Schwarz is the right lawyer for you. Thank you for everything Grant.
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Posted by anonymous | January 9, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Attentive, extremely knowledgeable, helpful and genuine!
Mr. Grant I. Schwarz from start to finish of my case knew exactly what he was doing. He came to my home and made our initial consultation extremely easy and as stress free as he could. He did his research and presented me with all possible outcomes, never making false claims or promises along the way. He has an open line of communication if you have a question, any question at all, and never makes you feel silly for asking. His office staff are friendly and take thorough messages, too. That was important to me. Grant Schwarz is presentable and professional at court, goes in with confidence and of course... he came out a winner for me and my case! He's not lying when he says he's a lawyer that doesn't lose. Have confidence that when you hire Grant, you're hiring the best! He truly cares about protecting his clients best interest and will not let you down.
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Posted by anonymous | April 15, 2024
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Attorney
Amazing and fast work… Thank you Mr Grant I really appreciate how you and your team handled my case.. I can’t say thank you enough but again thank you
Response from Grant Schwarz May 7, 2024
Thank you so much for your kind words. I wish you the best.
Posted by Nick | December 22, 2023
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Settled our case
We were fortunate to have Grant Schwartz representing us in our lawsuit. The wheels in our legal system move slowly but he kept us in the loop when there were developments and fought for us to receive the best settlement possible.
Response from Grant Schwarz February 8, 2024
Thank you for your positive feedback, we are so appreciative.
Posted by Vivian | December 8, 2023
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Love Grant
I hired Grant Schwarz to represent me in a personal injury claim against an Airbnb in Florida. I was on vacation with my husband and was bitten by dozens of bed bugs the very first night. We only stayed the one night after discovering the bed bug infestation. I went to bedbuglaw.com and was connected with Grant and his team. They were very knowledgeable and gave very good advice on how to preserve evidence, get medical treatment and protect myself from future bed bug related injuries. I was afraid I had brought the bed bugs home, but so relieved when we realized we were in the clear. Grant and his staff at Bed Bug Law handled the claim fast and made the process very easy. I was very happy with the settlement I received. I do not want to go through this process again, bed bugs are terrible. However, if this happens to you, I recommend Grant Schwarz and Bed Bug Law to handle your claim.
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Response from Grant Schwarz December 11, 2023
Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review. We appreciate you allowing us to represent you for this claim and are very happy everything worked out. Please keep in touch and let us know if we can help in the future. Enjoy your holiday season.
Posted by anonymous | February 27, 2023
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Professional and respectful representation
Grant was easy to work with and very professional. He made the claims process very smooth and treated the matter appropriately.
Posted by Derrick Moss | October 26, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great lawyer
I will recommend Mr grant to anyone he is a great lawyer reasonable with his price he help me through my case
Posted by Lakennith | October 18, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
10 Star Lawyer
I would like to thank Mr. Schwarz for taking our case. During the free consolation, he was able to provide me with helpful information that no other attorney would help with. When it came to payment, I was shocked at how reasonable Mr. Schwarz fee was to take the case. He was upfront with all cost and the process.He also gave me time to decide, so I didn’t feel pressured. Long story short, he was able to help free his client that was incarcerated in another state for a Broward county case. Although the court house shut down due to Hurricane Ian, Mr. Schwarz was able to drop the warrant, lift the extradition hold, the bond was dropped, and my family member was released from jail in a matter of two week! THAT WAS UNBELIEVABLE! He didn’t stop there. Less than two weeks later, Mr. Schwarz was able to get the entire case was DISMISSED! THIS LAWYER DESERVES 10 STARS! HE DID EXACTLY WHAT HE SAID HE WOULD DO, AND THE PROCESS WAS FASTER THAN WE THOUGHT IT WOULD BE. We are very grateful for all of the hard work and great efforts put into helping resolve our case! THIS IS A LAWER I WILL KEEP ON SPEED DIAL! Mr. Schwarz was and is very respectful, professional, honest, and dedicated to his clients. We are more than thankful for your help!
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Posted by anonymous | October 18, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Lasondra harris
Very highly recommended, He got my case dismissed perfect timing nothing was confusing or difficult to understand kept in contact with me and let me know everything that was going on step by step . I appreciate your time thank you again !
Posted by Dominique Fredeic | August 10, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Attorney
It has been a pleasure working with Grant . He is professional, honest, and will do his best to get you results. My experience has been a positive and I highly recommend. What like the most is that he works with his clients who are on a budget not like other lawyers who see you as a $ sign, and lack interest in providing top service. He was able remedy my case and get me the results I was looking for.
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Response from Grant Schwarz August 16, 2022
Thank you so much for your positive review. It means the world to me when clients take the time to post about their positive experiences. On behalf of my team, Thank You!
Posted by John John | March 31, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Hired again
I hired Attorney Grant Schwarz again to help my son who was injured by bed bugs in spring break in Florida. Again, professional, responsive and helped us get through a difficult time.
Response from Grant Schwarz August 16, 2022
Thank you for your 5 star review. I am so thankful that you took the time out of your day to write a positive message about your experience with my office. We are so happy to have been able to help.
Posted by Nicole | August 25, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
CANT THANK HIM ENOUGH
Grant went above and beyond for me! I live In Ohio and needed a lawyer to manage an old case in Lauderdale! What was supposed to just be a simple case regarding a FTA warrant turned into a nightmare when I got detained in Ohio! Not only did he get me out of jail as fast as possible, he got my extradition waved, my probation violation dismissed, and advocated for me above and beyond all expectations! He was kind, understanding, kept in constant contact with me and my family (with my consent of course) and never once missed a beat! He was super fast and diligent with his responses and assured me, not only with his words but also with his constant actions, that I was in amazing hands! Should I ever need a lawyer again I wouldn’t hesitate to call him again! In fact, I wouldn’t trust my case with anyone else!
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Posted by anonymous | February 5, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Efficient attorney
After being completely surprised and caught of guard from a charge from 16 years ago that I thought no longer exsisited and thought it was cleared it popped up as a felony when I was in the middle of college pursuing medical field and Grant was the first attorney I found by Google due to his reviews considering I had not lived in Florida in over 15 years. That same day of talking to him he was at the court house receiving my records and put in as representation and has hope it can be resolved in a few weeks. I can not be more pleased for someone who knows nothing about me or the case but yet so willing to jump on it to help. I am forever grateful and sure there will be a resolution to this soon.
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Posted by Joanne | June 6, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Successful Outcome to My Case
Grant provided exceptional legal counsel for my recent court case in Broward County, and I would recommend him highly. I can't stress enough how happy I was with his services.
Posted by Christian | December 11, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great Law Office
Itbtook some month to convince the counter party for a settlement but in the end we won. I had an injury case against a Motel Chain in Elizabeth, New Jersey because of bedbugs in the room. I am a business man from Germany. The communication with the Law office was no Problem although the lawyers were fully occupied with work. But all in all very satisfying.
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Response from Grant Schwarz May 1, 2019
Thank you Christian, we work very hard to help our clients who have been injured by bed bugs at hotels all across the country. We are happy your case turned out positive for you. Take care and keep us in mind for any law related needs.
Posted by Joseph S. | July 2, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great Personal Injury Attorney
My family and I were injured at a hotel in Orlando last summer. Grant Schwarz and staff were top notch in getting my case signed up, investigated and settled. Attorney Grant Schwarz kept us informed at every phase of the process and we could not be happier with the outcome. Thank you again.
Posted by Ruben | March 4, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Professional & Down to Earth
Grant Schwarz is a professional and down to earth attorney. Grant is very knowledgeable and has an excellent way of explaining the most intricate details of the law to help clients better understand their legal options. I would recommend Grant Schwarz to all of my friends and family.
Posted by JR | January 18, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
I couldn't have asked for a better attorney
Mr. Schwarz is extremely attentive to his clients. He will go above and beyond and is a very ethical attorney. I was a client of his for 1 year and he showed loyalty and an in-depth knowledge of the legal system. Mr. Schwarz guided me during a difficult time. I am impressed by his tenacity and I will continue to recommend him as an attorney.
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Posted by Meliza | January 25, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
I am very grateful.
Grant Schwarz and his staff helped to guide me through a tough time. I am very grateful. From the time we had our first consultation, and I had the pleasure of meeting Grant Schwarz, I knew that everything was going to be okay and that I had the right attorney by my side. He is a very intelligent and passionate Criminal Defense Attorney who knows the law! He was very responsive, he listened to what I said, and easy to work with. He went above and beyond for us. Great Job!
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Posted by AJ | January 24, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
A GREAT CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY
Being able to hire someone you trust, with something that can be very embarrassing, is vitally important to me. Grant Schwarz was very calculated and thorough in his approach to my case. He walked me through every step of the process. He was also very easy to contact whenever I had questions- day or night. I highly recommend Mr. Schwarz to all my friends and anyone needing A GREAT CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Contingency 33%-40%
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Managing Attorney
  • Bed Bug Law
  • 2012 - Present
  • Associate
  • Dell & Schaefer, Chartered
  • 2011 - Present
  • Assistant State Attorney
  • Broward County State Attorney's Office
  • 2007 - 2011

Education

  • Florida Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor Program
  • 2008
  • St. Thomas University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2007

Sample of Legal Cases

  • State v. J.R.
  • Case dismissed record expunged
  • State v. MM
  • Minimum penalties
  • State v. AS
  • Entry into Misdemeanor Diversion Program
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Associations

  • Broward Jewish Federation Young Leadership
  • Board Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • Broward Jewish Federation Attorney Section
  • Member, Steering Committee
  • 2012 - Present
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Broward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Board Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • National Rifle Association
  • Referral Attorney
  • 2011 - Present
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Broward County Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Broward County Bar Association, Young Lawyers' Section
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Creole

Honors and Awards

  • America's Top 100 Personal Injury Attorney's
  • America's Top 100 Attorneys
  • 2019
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2019
  • Outstanding Young Lawyer
  • Avvo.com
  • 2018
  • 10 Best Attorneys
  • American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
  • 2018
  • 10 Best for Client Satisfaction
  • American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
  • 2018
  • Americas Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorney's
  • America's Top 100 Attorneys
  • 2018
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Top Attorney
  • Avvo.com
  • 2017
  • Top Contributor
  • Avvo
  • 2014
  • The Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Top Contributor
  • Avvo
  • 2013
  • Clients Choice
  • Avvo
  • 2013
  • Book Award For Criminal Law
  • Saint Thomas University
  • 2006
  • Book Award for Evidence
  • Saint Thomas University
  • 2006
  • Book Award in Agency
  • St. Thomas University
  • 2006
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Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • American Bar Association Competition
  • Employment law and counseling
  • 2013

Attorney endorsements

Received (45)
Given (57)
Endorse Grant
Unknown Attorney | Jan 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Apr 02
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Although I've seen many of Grant's response to questions on AVVO I had not met him before this morning, when I had th opportunity to see him argue a complex matter in circuit criminal court. When we spoke afterward and realized that we knew of each other via-a-via AVVO I advised that, now having personal first-hand knowledge of his skills, I would happily endorse him, so here I am, endorsing Grant Schwarz. If you have a Broward criminal matter then you can be comfortable in knowing that Grant has both your interests in heart and mind and the ability to back it up."
Unknown Attorney | Nov 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Oct 03
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Sep 28
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Sep 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Jun 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Schwarz is a skilled and respected member of the legal community. He is a zealous advocate for the rights and interests of his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Grant. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Criminal defense Attorney | May 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. A highly skilled and respected lawyer in the legal community."
Criminal defense Attorney | Apr 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. An outstanding and well respected attorney in the legal community. I would recommend him wholeheartedly to annyone needing legal representation."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"As a former Asst. State Attorney, Mr. Schwartz has a unique perspective on his client's cases. His experience works to the benefit of his clients and results in excellent representation. A hard worker, Mr. Schwartz has earned the respect of his peers and the judiciary."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Grant is a fine lawyer. I have had the pleasure of working with him and against him when he was with the State Attorney's Office. He works hard and has an extensive knowledge of DUI and Criminal Defense. Grant is very thorough and obtains exceptional results for his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Grant is an excellent attorney who has the experience and knowledge to help you with your legal matters. He is a very zealous advocate for his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He fights hard to get his clients the best results he can."
Criminal defense Attorney | Sep 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Grant Schwarz is a tireless and hard working attorney. I would not hesitate to refer any of my clients to Grant for criminal law or family law related matters. He is easy to get along with and an all around great person. I am confident he will provide any prospective client with excellent representation."
Criminal defense Attorney | Sep 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have work with Grant for several years. He practices law with knowledge & professionalism. I endorse this attorney."
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Hollywood Personal injury Lawyer Grant Ian Schwarz
Grant Ian Schwarz
Personal injury Attorney
Hollywood, FL
Licensed for 16 years
Free Consultation
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