Schwartz Downey & Co., L.P.A. is a boutique law firm based in Cleveland, Ohio, specializing in complex civil and commercial litigation, criminal law and alternative dispute resolution. Its senior partner, Niki Schwartz, was thrice named by Best Lawyers as Cleveland Lawyer of the Year, in 2009 and 2013 for Bet-the-Company Litigation, and in 2012 for Criminal Defense: White-Collar, and has been recognized as an Ohio Super Lawyer for these practice areas as well as Alternative Dispute Resolution and Non-White Collar Defense.
Attorneys Brian Downey and Jennifer Schwartz have over forty years combined experience representing individuals and businesses in a wide variety of criminal and regulatory matters, civil litigation, and professional disciplinary proceedings. Our diverse talents and breadth of experience allow us to offer sophisticated representation while retaining our commitment to hands-on personal service.