Bryan T. Schwartz


P:212-683-7100 ext. 249

Meet Bryan

Bryan specializes in legacy portfolio management, and is also a member of the Trucking and Transportation practice group with over 15 years of experience defending transportation related matters. His practice includes the defense of motor carriers, construction vehicles, municipal and school bus operators, para-transit vehicles and livery companies. He is a member of the firm’s 24/7 emergency response team for catastrophic events involving tractor trailers, heavy trucks and passenger busses and has responded to hundreds of serious accidents to ensure the client is fully protected from the moment an accident occurs.

Prior to working at Gallo Vitucci Klar LLP, Bryan was a partner at two national insurance defense firms and worked as regional counsel for a national trucking program overseeing litigation in New Jersey, Arizona, Washington, California, Missouri, Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. Bryan is also National Coordinating Counsel for Nationwide Auto and & General Liability Programs.

Bryan has extensive experience in both State and Federal Court litigating a variety of claims including wrongful death and other high exposure matters.

Prior Work Experience
  • Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

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.

Professional Affiliations

  • The Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA)
  • New York State Bar Association
  • National Coordinating Counsel for Nationwide Auto & General Liability Programs