- U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Sherry Schwartz is a partner in the firm's West Palm Beach Office. She received her Bachelors of Science, with Highest Honors from the University of Florida, followed by her Juris Doctor Degree from the University of Miami in 2001. Both in law school and in her early years as an attorney, Ms. Schwartz has successfully tried cases for her clients in criminal, civil, family, and probate matters. She joined Cole, Scott, and Kissane with experience in more than 30 jury trials, following her tenure with the West Palm Beach Public Defender, in and for the 15th Judicial Circuit.
Ms. Schwartz efficiently and aggressively handles a vast array of civil litigation for the firm, including medical malpractice, legal malpractice, intellectual property, homeowner/condominium association law, nursing home defense, breach of contract, construction litigation, premises liability, coverage issues, professional malpractice, employment litigation, and general civil litigation.
Ms. Schwartz’s medical background during her undergraduate training, wherein she focused on the neurological aspects of human behavior, disease, and function has given her a special interest and focus on defending physicians and other medical professionals.
Ms. Schwartz is admitted to practice before all state courts in Florida, the Florida Supreme Court, and the United States District Court of the Southern District, and is a member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association.