Schwartz, Edwin

Schwartz, Edwin N. Associate

Schwartz, Edwin N. Associate

Practice Focus

Edwin Schwartz is an associate in the Labor & Employment group in Tressler’s Orange County office. He has prosecuted and/or defended various legal matters including, wrongful termination disputes, wage and hour disputes, age and disability discrimination claims, commercial landlord-tenant claims, business tort disputes, residential mold claims, serious auto accidents, Legal Remedies Act claims and Labor Board disputes. Edwin has represented plaintiffs and defendants in multiple mediations with successful outcomes.

Professional Background

Mr. Schwartz has established a proven track record of success over the years. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Schwartz developed an impressive resume while working for global companies like BMW, Lexus, and the Penske Automotive Group where he earned national recognition in sales and sales management.  An entrepreneur at heart, he also cut his teeth working for several start-ups, two of which were later acquired by Symantec and Google.

Once Edwin decided to attend law school, he entered California Western School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude. He also earned American Jurisprudence awards in Business Planning, Workers’ Compensation, Negotiation, and Advanced Mediation.

In addition, Edwin earned an Area of Concentration award, with honors, in Labor and Employment law and he was an extern for the Honorable Peter C. Lewis, a Federal Magistrate Judge for Southern District of California. Mr. Schwartz was also recognized for excellence in his business law and mediation courses where he earned both the Andrea L. Johnson Business Law Award and the Advanced Mediation Award.

Mr. Schwartz has generated over $3,600,000 in verdicts and settlements in matters covering personal injury, wrongful death, employment disputes, trade secrets theft, and general civil disputes.  His clients’ reviews helped him win’s “Clients’ Choice” award five years in a row and he has been twice selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star.

Memberships & Affiliations

Orange County Bar Association
San Diego County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Welsh Inn of Court
USC Todd Inn of Court