Jonathan Schwartz, 33

Seyburn Kahn, P.C.Jonathan Schwartz

Jonathan Schwartz is an attorney at Seyburn Kahn, P.C. where he represents companies and individuals in a variety of business, complex commercial and employment litigation matters in state and federal courts. He has been recognized for his legal acumen, dedication, and ability to obtain successful and cost-effective results for clients. For the past three years, he was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in Business Litigation.  In addition, Schwartz was honored by a DBusiness Magazine in 2016 as a Top Commercial Litigator.  He was named to Michigan Lawyers Weekly's select Up & Coming Lawyers Class of 2015.

In 2014, Schwartz co-founded the Jewish Bar Association of Michigan (JBAM), which hosts numerous educational, networking and charitable events, and serves as its vice president  In 2013, he was elected to the Arts, Communications, Entertainment and Sports Section of the State Bar of Michigan's governing council, and then was elected to the Executive Board as Treasurer, and now Secretary. He is slated to be president in 2017. Schwartz was named an Oakland County Bar Foundation Fellow and was chosen as a Barrister for the American Inns of Court,  Oakland County Chapter (now serving as a Barrister Emeritus after two years of service). He serves in a leadership role on the Board of Directors of several community organizations, including Patriot Week, the Oakland County Prosecutor's Foundation for Kids, NextGen Detroit and the University of Michigan. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and his juris doctorate from Wayne State University Law School.

The information presented here was accurate as of January 1, 2016.