Loren E. Schwartz

Loren E. Schwartz

San Francisco, California

Loren Schwartz joined Dunn & Panagotacos in June 2013 and is a Partner in the firm's San Francisco office. Mr. Schwartz's practice focuses on representing clients in personal injury, medical negligence, elder abuse, and employment matters. He has a demonstrated track record of obtaining outstanding results for his clients, whether by jury verdict at trial, mediation, or pre-litigation negotiations.

Mr. Schwartz received his undergraduate education from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he graduated cum laude with a degree in Political Science while playing on the school's rugby team. He later attended the University of San Francisco School of Law where he served as a published member of the School's Law Review. During law school, Mr. Schwartz worked as a judicial extern for the Honorable Ignazio J. Ruvolo of California's First District Court of Appeal.

Mr. Schwartz was recognized as a Super Lawyer by Supers Lawyers Magazine in 2016 and again in 2017. He currently serves on the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association's Board of Directors.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Employment Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Elder Abuse

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2006


  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 2006
    • Law Review: Published Member of Law Review, 2005 - 2006
  • University of California, Los Angeles, California
    • B.A. cum laude - 2002
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Reforming the Fair Labor Standards Act: Recognizing On-Call Time as a Distinct Category of Compensable Work, 40 U. San Francisco L. Rev. 1217, Volume 40, Issue 1, Fall, 2005
  • Handling Medical Malpractice Cases Arising Out of Post-Operative Infections, Plaintiff Magazine, November, 2015
  • Subsequent Remedial Measures, Plaintiff Magazine, October, 2017

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Award of Excellence in the Study of Complex Civil Litigation
  • Northern California Rising Star (by Super Lawyers Magazine), 2013 - 2015
  • Super Lawyer (by Super Lawyers Magazine), 2016, 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Directors
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Bar Association of San Francisco