Michael J. Schwarz


Mr. Schwarz is a member of the Commercial Litigation and Land Use and Zoning practice groups. He has experience representing owners and developers of commercial and residential real properties before local legislative bodies, planning boards and zoning boards. Additionally, Mr. Schwarz has experience in complex commercial litigation, real estate litigation and appeals.


  • Pace Law School, White Plains, New York (J.D., 2005) (Magna Cum Laude) (Dean's Scholar)
  • University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington (B.A., 2000)

Cases of Note

  • Congregation Beth Hamedrash Hagodel of Mapleton Park Jewish Ctr., Inc. v. Perr, 841 N.Y.S.2d 825 (Sup. Ct., Kings County 2007)


  • Demonstrating the Requisite Level of Proof for a Federal Trademark Dilution Claim: "Establishing Actual Dilution Following Moseley v. Victoria's Secret", 25 Pace L. Rev. 157 (2004)


  • New York
  • Connecticut