Jeffrey A. Schwartz 

Jeffrey A. Schwartz represents clients in all phases of civil litigation and trial work. As an experienced litigator, Mr. Schwartz represents clients in a variety of different civil matters including (but not limited to) Commercial Litigation, Construction Litigation, Real Estate Litigation, Domestic Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Consumer Protection Litigation, Defamation, Unfair Trade Practices Act Violations, Deceptive Trade Practices Act Violations, Labor and Employment Litigation, Employment Discrimination, Landlord-Tenant Disputes, and other Tort/Contract Disputes. Mr. Schwartz also performs Appellate Work in State and Federal Courts.

When not practicing law, Mr. Schwartz can be found kayaking in Maine’s oceans and lakes, playing golf, skiing throughout New England, coaching ASA softball, running in the early morning hours, tuning Alpine race skis, and watching any televised St. Louis Cardinals baseball games.   

EDUCATION

Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, St. Louis MO.

  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.)
  • Law Review Managing Editor 2002-2003: Washington University Journal of Law & Policy
  • Jeffrey A. Schwartz, Elaborating on Sham Transactions as Violations of the Anti-Kickback Statute, 13 Wash. U.J.L. & Pol’y 357 (2003)
  • “Scribes” Award Recipient [presented to member of J.D. graduating class for outstanding published writing]
  • Dean List Recipient
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award [Advanced Practical Criminal Procedure], Spring 2003
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award [Alternative Dispute Resolution], Spring 2002
  • Environmental Moot Court, Board Member 2002-2003

 

University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Counselor Education

  • 1997 American Counseling Association, Counselor Awareness, National Graduate Student of the Year
  • University of South Carolina, 1997 Ed.S./Masters Graduate Student of the Year in Counselor Education
  • Chi Sigma Iota, Counseling Academic & Professional Honors Society, University of South Carolina, Upsilon Sigma Chi Chapter, (1995)

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Education, Minor in Spanish

  • Gold Star Recipient
  • Dean’s List Recipient
  • Departmental Honors Graduate
  • Sigma Delta Pi, National Spanish Honors Society, The Citadel, Tau Iota Chapter, (1994)
MEMBERSHIPS
  • Maine Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • American Association of Justice (AAJ)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Maine Employment Lawyers Association
  • Maine Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section
  • American Bar Association, Labor & Employment Section
  • American Association for Justice, Employment Rights Section
  • American Association for Justice, Workers Compensation & Workplace Injury Section
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Maine
  • South Carolina
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maine
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
  • U.S. First Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
ADDITIONAL HONORS, AWARDS, & CIVIC INVOLVEMENT
  • American Counseling Association, Counseling Awareness Student of the Year (1997)
  • National Certified Counselor, National Board of Certified Counselors (1998-Present)
  • Etz Chaim Synagogue, Board of Directors (2017-Present)
  • Cape Elizabeth Little League, Board of Directors (2015-2017)
  • U.S. Swimming Official, (2015-2019)
  • Synagogue Bet Ha’am, Hebrew School Teacher/Tutor
  • New England Legacy, ASA Softball Coach (2018-2019)
  • Cape Elizabeth Little League, Youth Softball Coach (2010-2018)
  • Cape Elizabeth Little League, Umpire of the Year (2017)
  • Cape Elizabeth Little League, Tom Laprade Award (2018)
  • Attorney Panelist, Maine Medical Malpractice Screening Panel
  • Cape Elizabeth Zoning Board Member (2012-2015)
  • PADI Certified Suba Diver
  • Journal of Adult Development & Aging: Practice, Editorial Review Board, 1998 to 2001. Schwartz, J.A., & Miller, G.M.  (1998). Background profiles of adult offenders in South CarolinaJournal of Correctional Education, 49 (4), 182-195.

 

Contact Jeffrey A. Schwartz

E-mail*: jschwartz@lcwlaw.com
Phone: (207) 784-4563
Fax:  (207) 784-1981
Postal:
Linnell, Choate & Webber LLP
Attn: Jeffrey A. Schwartz
83 Pleasant Street
Auburn, ME 04210

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