Ben Schwartz is an American jury trial lawyer. He frequently represents plaintiffs in catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death cases. He also represents the accused in criminal cases, and represents physicians and other medical treatment providers in licensing and other litigation matters.
Ben is the Managing Partner of Schwartz & Schwartz, Attorneys at Law, P.A., a law firm with offices in the mid-Atlantic region of the United States. He is licensed to practice in Delaware, Maryland, and D.C.
Ben is the Chair of the Trustees for Client Protection, an arm of the Delaware Supreme Court. He is an editor of the Journal of the Delaware State Bar Association.
Ben graduated with his Juris Doctor Magna Cum Laude in 2001 from New York Law School, and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration in 1997 from University of Delaware. He is a 1993 graduate of Dover High School in Dover, Delaware.
Ben has been selected by his peers for recognition in publications such as Best Lawyers in America (2018, 2019), Super Lawyers Magazine (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015), and Delaware Today Top Lawyers (2013).
Primary Areas of Practice (90% or more of Ben’s practice is devoted to the following):
Commercial truck and tractor-trailer accidents
Dangerous dog attacks
Recent Speaking Engagements
Personal Injury Litigation, Secrets and Insider Tips, National Business Institute, August 28, 2019, New Castle, Delaware.
Litigating Civil Cases from Start to Finish, National Business Institute, July 30, 2019, New Castle, Delaware.
Traumatic Brain Injury Cases: Doctor and Attorney Perspectives, Ethical Considerations for Personal Injury Attorneys, National Business Institute, December 7, 2018 in New Castle, Delaware.
Panel Discussion: Arms of the Court – Lawyers’ Fund for Client Protection, Delaware Supreme Court Pre-Admission Conference, November 16, 2018, November 17, 2017, Wilmington, Delaware.
Legal Ethics: Attorney Fees and Client Funds, National Business Institute, December 18, 2017 in Dover, Delaware and December 20, 2017 in Wilmington, Delaware.
Case Law Update, Delaware Trial Lawyers Association, Annual Convention, June 2016, June 2017, June 2018, June 2019, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.
Deposing the Defendant’s Medical Examiner in Personal Injury Cases, Preparing for and Conducting the Deposition, Leveraging Deposition Admissions at Settlement or Trial, Strafford, October 14, 2014 via Webinar.
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