Articles & Notable Cases
The Law Offices of James G. Schwartz has negotiated favorable client outcomes in difficult negotiations and won important courtroom victories on behalf of clients. Listed below is a sample of some our notable cases, with analysis by our skilled trial lawyers.
Founding attorney and senior partner Jim Schwartz has practiced in Alameda County and Northern California for more than 35 years. His litigation practice includes cases in business and commercial law, intellectual property rights and trade secrets, real estate and construction, students' rights, probate, and other civil litigation.Articles
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Law Office of James G. Schwartz wins $2,000,000 Judgment for their Clients (Alameda County Superior Court) in a case involving the purchase of property and property financing, breach of Contract and failure to perform. James G. Schwartz was the trial attorney
Law Office of James G. Schwartz wins a $250,000 Judgment, including punitive damages, attorney fees and costs for their Client (Santa Clara County Superior Court) in a case for willful and malicious misappropriation of trade secret information against former employee, who left the Firm's Client and took with him trade secrets to a competing company Defendant's started with friends. James G. Schwartz was the trial attorney, assisted by Stephen Moses
Law Office of James G. Schwartz obtained arbitration award for their Client in the amount of $350,000 including attorney fees and costs in a dispute with the general contractor over a home improvement contract. James G. Schwartz was the trial attorney
Law Office of James G. Schwartz obtained a directed Judgment for their Defendant Client, seller of a business, (Superior Court Contra Costa County Superior Court) after the Complaining party put on their case, without Firm's Client having to put on a defense; in a claim involving the purchase of a business. James G. Schwartz was the trial attorney
Law Office of James G. Schwartz obtained a Judgment for the Client through arbitration in a case involving a breach of contract case where a Company tried to solicit an employee from the Client.
Law Office of James G. Schwartz wins a $100,000 Judgment for their Client (Ventura County Superior Court) in a case involving non- payment for services performed by the Client.BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS
James G. Schwartz helped his Client negotiate a $600,000 investment in a start up company.SCHOOL CASES