Jon Schwartz has 16 years of environmental litigation experience in state and federal courts. He has represented clients on matters involving the Clean Water Act, storm water runoff, protection of wildlife and habitat, land use, historic preservation, and injuries caused by exposure to toxic substances.
Jon was selected to the 2014 Georgia Super Lawyers list and Atlanta Magazine recognized him as a “rising star” in environmental litigation.
In addition to environmental law, Jon handles cases involving contract disputes, employment litigation, and claims against insurance companies.
Jon's clients have included Altamaha Riverkeeper, Chattooga Conservancy, Earth Island Institute, Georgia Conservancy, Georgia Forestwatch, Georgia Interfaith Power & Light, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, Sierra Club, Southern Appalachian Biodiversity Project, The Wilderness Society, and Wilderness Watch.
Emory School of Law, 1997
Tulane University, 1992