Daniel P. Schwarz

Daniel P. Schwarz (Portsmouth, New Hampshire)

Daniel P. Schwarz

Attorney in Portsmouth, NH
Daniel Schwarz is a Principal in the Portsmouth, New Hampshire, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. His practice includes advising private and public sector employers and educational institutions on all aspects of labor and employment law, including wage and hour, wrongful termination, anti-discrimination/retaliation, covenants against competition and breach of confidentiality.

Mr. Schwarz guides employers in creating employee policies and handbooks; provides advice regarding disciplinary procedures up through and including termination; assists employers in the handling of employee complaints and conducts investigation of claims of workplace harassment. Mr. Schwarz has extensive experience in all facets of mediation and is adept at assisting employers in the resolution of employment disputes. He serves as a court-appointed mediator for both the New Hampshire Superior Court system and the Federal District Court of New Hampshire.

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

•Families First, previous Chairman of the Board
•The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

In the News

August 17, 2015
Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2016

August 17, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, NY (August 17, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce 137 of the firm's attorneys have been named to the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers. In addition, 10 attorneys were named “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective...

May 19, 2015
Chambers & Partners

Jackson Lewis Attorneys Ranked in 2015 Chambers USA Guide

May 19, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (May 19, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's largest and fastest-growing workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and 62 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking...

603-559-2730
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 4.7 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Collegiate and Professional Sports
  • General Employment Litigation
  • Wage and Hour

Peer Reviews (17)

Peer Reviews (17)
AV Rated
4.7/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Employment Law, Civil Litigation, Business Litigation, Employment Litigation, Labor and Employment, Employment Defense, Employment Rights, Complex Litigation and Employer Liability
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
4.6/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
4.7/5
Judgment
Judgment
4.7/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
4.6/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
4.7/5
Peer Reviews (17)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/23/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Dan is an excellent lawyer.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/23/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I think highly of Dan as both a litigation attorney and one with special experience in employment law. He is an excellent lawyer.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Dan is a firsdt rate lawyer who deserves your highest rankings. He has very sound judgment, excellent analytical skills, is a terriffic advocate and I have recommended him to others to use as a lawyer.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Good guy, very experienced, I refer matters to Dan and his firm.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Dan is an excellent lawyer. I refer many cases to him. He deserves your highest rating.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I have encountered Dan in several diverse litigation matters over the years, both as co-counsel and opposing counsel. He is excellent advocate.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Dan is an excellent lawyer, and his integrity is unquestionable.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Terrific lawyer with excellent judgment and broad knowledge of the Courts.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/22/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/23/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 09/25/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/17/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/25/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
*Individual reviews provided before 2009 are not displayed

Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Principal
Admission Details
Admitted in 1990, U.S. Supreme Court 2014, Maine - D. Me
1985, New Hampshire - D. N.H.
1990, Maine
1985, New Hampshire
Law School Attended
Boston University School of Law
Class of 1985
J.D.
University Attended
Northwestern University
Class of 1979
B.A.
Arts & Sciences
Birth Information
Born in 1955
1955
Associations & Memberships

Professional Associations and Activities

•American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Section
•Defense Research Institute, Employment Law Committee
•Maine State Bar Association
•New Hampshire State Bar Association

Community Contributions

Community Contributions
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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Jackson Lewis P.C.
100 International Drive, Suite 363,
Portsmouth, NH 03801
U.S.A.
Phone
603-559-2730
Fax
(603) 559-2701
Office Information
Office Information
Daniel P. Schwarz
Principal
Jackson Lewis P.C.
100 International Drive, Suite 363,
Portsmouth, NH 03801

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