RESOLVING COMMERCIAL DISPUTES WHILE ADVANCING CORPORATE INTERESTS
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HIGH-QUALITY REPRESENTATION

This small business law firm supports your big picture with valuable counsel. Your legal matters are handled professionally with distinguished skill set.

EXPERIENCED STRATEGIST

With over 45 years' experience, David expertly anticipates possible outcomes of your case and proposes your best options.

HANDS-ON APPROACH

There are no junior attorneys, no middle men. Attorney David H. Schwartz works directly with you for quality, expeditious legal solutions serving your business.

BUSINESS LITIGATION ATTORNEY SERVING THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA

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Business litigation is never simple, and it is never comfortable. It diverts attention from management priorities and growth opportunities, and it poses a significant risk to profitability. Complex disputes involving securities, business torts, trade secrets or other issues can tax your organizations resources to the limit. In addition, onerous civil procedure rules and complex and voluminous discovery requirements can put confidential information at risk of disclosure to competitors.

OVER 45 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE SERVING SAN FRANCISCO, THE EAST BAY, AND THE NORTH BAY

A RANGE OF HISTORY THAT INFORMS
NOVEL AND RESOURCEFUL STRATEGIES
David H. Schwartz
David H. Schwartz

If you are a client of the San Francisco-based Law Offices of David H. Schwartz, INC., you are either suing or need to sue. Your success, upon which the survival of your business may rest, depends upon the broad experience of a focused business litigation attorney. David has successfully navigated cases of trade secrets, disputes, complex business and commercial litigation, Civil RICO, and shareholder derivative actions for California clients.

"I've learned to think of legal strategy as a form of war, with feints, advances and retreats. Knowing when to focus on the individual battle and when to focus on overall war guides the path to success."

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SAN FRANCISCO COMPLEX BUSINESS LITIGATION LAWYER

David takes on the tough business of complex litigation so businesses don’t need to. He has successfully served the legal needs of Bay Area and California business and individual clients for more than 45 years remaining professional and sensitive to his clients’ needs.

No surprises

Complex business litigation should be simple for you. David leverages experience behind your case to keep it simple. Whether you live in Alameda County or San Mateo County, he can see how your case will play out through the legal system. He takes a personal, seasoned approach to leave you with no surprises as he explains how the process will work for you.

Protect yourself at all times

Legal actions can take time and resources some larger firms may not have to devote to your case. Your risk in those situations may be more than you can afford, which those firms relegating your sensitive matters to an inexperienced attorney. Dealing directly with David affords your business protection and practical knowledge that could spare you hours of attention away from your business. 

A skilled business litigation attorney

David's results-driven approach works to ensure your hard-earned assets survive the uncomfortable legal circumstances all businesses must address. He has successfully represented companies and individuals in multimillion-dollar cases. From Oakland to Santa Clara, clients seek his legal counsel due to his broad experience in business and commercial law. His conduct and strategies have resulted in precedent-setting decisions on the state and federal levels.

Your next move could make the difference

The long process of dealing with the court system when it comes to your business may sponge your assets dry. A contract dispute or civil litigation on the horizon calls for action. As a business or individual, it's imperative to understand your rights and secure your assets. The cost in hours spent frivolously away from your business in an attempt to understand the depth of your legal circumstances are not worth it. Your next best move is seeking legal advice of the Law Offices of David H. Schwartz, INC. 

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Fiduciary Duties & Misuse of Power of Attorney

Sept. 30, 2022 - David H. Schwartz, INC

A power of attorney (POA) can be a powerful tool to ensure your affairs and financials are handled in the proper way when you’re unable to do so. A power of attorney can also find themselves in a sticky situation if the person given the POA decides to put themself first, and there’s no one to witness.

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The Civil Appeals Process

Sept. 30, 2022 - David H. Schwartz, INC

You’ve just been sued for breach of contract and lost. As a result, you have to pay compensation to the plaintiff – the one who sued you – for that party’s losses due to your breach. You don’t like the sentence. It seems way out of proportion.

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