Bryan T. Schwartz


P:212-683-7100 ext. 249

Meet Bryan

Bryan Schwartz is a member of the firm’s Trucking and Transportation practice group with over 20 years of experience in defending transportation related matters.  His practice includes the defense of motor carriers, construction vehicles, municipal and school bus operators, emergency and para-transit vehicles, and other heavy trucks. He is the co-chair of the firm’s rapid response team and manages 3 national over the road rapid response programs. In that capacity, he handles 24/7 emergency response investigation throughout the United States of serious loss trucking accidents and oversees local counsel from the inception of a claim to resolution.

Bryan is admitted in New York State and the Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and litigates a variety of claims including wrongful death and other high exposure matters.

Bryan has been named a Super Lawyer® in the 2019- 2023 editions of New York Super Lawyers which is limited to the top 5% of attorneys who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement in their field. Moreover, he was the chairman of the Canadian Relations Subcommittee for the Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA), and a frequent speaker on trucking defense and rapid response strategies. He believes in partnering with his self-insured clients to develop and fine tune their safety and crash response programs to create and maintain a safely operated fleet.

Practice Areas

  • Trucking and Transportation
  • Labor and Employment
  • Environmental
  • Subrogation and Property Loss
  • Premises Liability
  • Construction Accident


  • New York, 2000
  • United States District Court, Northern District of the State of New York
  • United States District Court, Southern District of the State of New York
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of the State of New York


  • New York Law School, J.D., 1999
  • Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, B.A.