Maria Schwartz, Esq.
Maria Schwartz is a divorce and family law attorney with over eighteen years of experience in transitioning men and women from marriage to divorce. She began her practice immediately upon graduation from law school and admission to the New York State Bar. Handling hundreds of cases, she believes that years of experience coupled with mastering knowledge and preparation is the key to successful and effective advocacy. She has practiced in nearly every courthouse in the metropolitan area, successfully handling and dealing with all aspects and complexities of contested divorces, including trials and appeals. Ms. Schwartz attended Hofstra University School of Law and earned her Juris Doctorate degree in 1995. She subsequently taught there as a Special Professor of Law for nine (9) years teaching negotiation skills. She has lectured on various matrimonial topics at local and State levels. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Women’s New York State Bar Association, and Nassau County Bar Association, including its Matrimonial Committee. She is also a member of the New York Family Law Inns of Court.