The Chanin Building, 122 East 42nd Street, Suite 725, New York, New York 10168

Our Team

Our Team

Founder
As one of the firms founding partners, he is known as a highly skilled litigator and strategist in various areas of the law. He is the leader of the firm’s Insurance Litigation, Claims & Consulting Group and Business & Complex Litigation Group.
Partner
Michail is a seasoned insurance lawyer and litigator and ERISA practioner. He is a key member in the firm’s Insurance Litigation, Claims & Consulting Group and is Director of our disability claims management services group.
Trial Partner
Matthew is a seasoned trial lawyer, having successfully tried many civil and criminal matters. He has helped numerous clients prosecute and defend complex business, healthcare, insurance recovery and real property matters.
Associate
Maria has zealously and effectively represented clients for over 25 years in commercial litigation, healthcare litigation, insurance recovery litigation, employment litigation and real estate litigation.
Of Counsel
Richard A. Dubi is a founding partner of Richard A. Dubi, P.C. (www.Dubilaw.com), a litigation law firm that, for more than 25 years, has concentrated in complex commercial and corporate litigation, as well as catastrophic injury and professional liability litigation, taxation and contested estate matters.
Of Counsel
Christopher has been practicing insurance law since he was admitted to the bar in 1993. Since 2002, he has concentrated on the prosecution of ERISA disability claims, both pre-suit and in court.
Counsel
Scott is an experienced and successful insurance lawyer with more than 15 years of combined experience in the insurance field. Mr. Harrigan was the Managing Attorney of the Schwartz Law disability claims services team.
Counsel
Harold is a tenacious litigator, trial and appellate lawyer; his practice focuses on Business & Complex Litigation, Insurance Litigation and Claims, Corporate Litigation, and Appellate Practice.
Counsel
Kathleen is transactional counsel to Schwartz Law. She is one of the most knowledgeable and experienced real estate and zoning lawyers in the Hamptons.
Senior Claims Paralegal
Ginny is a skilled paralegal with more than 10 years experience, guiding clients through the long term disability claims and litigation process.
Administrator
With over 30 years of financial and operational management as a financial auditor and law firm operations manager, Angela is an accomplished administrator, controller and human resources expert.
Administrative Assistant
Lisa is typically the first contact clients have with the Firm, telling them right away that they have found the right law firm to help them. We’re proud to have Lisa on our team and our clients love her as well.
Bookkeeper
As a full charge bookkeeper and financial administrative assistant for nearly 30 years, Michelle is an Integral part of the financial management team of the Firm.
what our clients say about us

Testimonials

  • During the most trying part of my life, Schwartz Law’s attorneys were fighting for my life. I was physically just barely up on my own two feet, with a diagnosis

    Long Term Care Client – New York
  • A company made an error in how they sold me my long-term disability insurance policy and they offered me a lump sum settlement. I did not fully understand the offer

    Physician–New York
  • My claim was denied by my insurance company. My medical condition wasn’t understood by my physicians. My first attorney gave me terrible advice. My family faced financial ruin without the

    Physician – New York
  • After practicing law for many years, it became clear that the multitude of my illnesses were preventing me from being effective as a lawyer. I had no experience with long-term

    Lawyer — New York
  • As former president and chief executive officer of a large, publicly traded company, I understand the need to hire good attorneys. When an illness prevented me from continuing to work

    CEO — tri-state region

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Department of Labor New Long-Term Disability Claims Regulations: A Mixed Bag For Claimants

Originally scheduled to take effect on January 1, 2018, the Department of Labor finalized new ERISA regulations which govern, among other things, long-term disability claims. The regulation went into effect

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UNUM Targets Its Most Disabled Claimants

In a recent nationwide scheme, UNUM is ratcheting up its scrutiny of insureds who have been disabled for extended periods of time, resulting in claim terminations and buyout offers. UNUM

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Life Insurance Claims: Your Claim May Be Alive

The tragedy involved in the loss of a loved one or business partner often is compounded when a life insurance company decides to dispute or deny the benefits due under

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Manhattan Offices

The Chanin Building, 122 East 42nd Street, Suite 725, New York, New York 10168

Toll Free: (800) 745-1755
Phone: (212) 608-5445

Garden City Office

666 Old Country Road, Ninth Floor, Garden City, New York 11530

Toll Free: (800) 745-1755
Phone: (516) 745-1122
Fax: (516) 745-0844