Harvard Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 1998

Oxford University, New College, M.Phil. in Politics, 1995

Harvard College, A.B., magna cum laude, 1993


Law Clerk, Judge Patricia M. Wald, U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, 1998-1999

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David L. Schwarz

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David Schwarz is a partner at the firm specializing in complex commercial and securities litigation.  Mr. Schwarz has served as lead counsel in numerous state and federal cases, and additionally has represented companies and individuals in criminal and civil regulatory investigations and proceedings involving the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and numerous state regulatory agencies. 

Mr. Schwarz graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College and received an M.Phil. in Politics from Oxford University. After graduating magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, Mr. Schwarz clerked for the Honorable Patricia Wald on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.  Mr. Schwarz joined Kellogg Huber Hansen in 1999.

Noteworthy Representations

In re Bank of New York Mellon Corporation Foreign Exchange Transactions Litigation, MDL No. 1:12-md-02335-LAK (S.D.N.Y.)

U.S. Bank Nat’l Ass’n v. Verizon Communications Inc., No. 3:10-CV-1842-G (N.D. Tex.) (trial counsel)

The Anschutz Corp. v. Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., No. 3:09-cv-03780-SI (N.D. Cal.)