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David P. Schwarz

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Phone: 949-735-9266
Toll Free: 888-768-6901
Fax: 714-556-8410

600 Anton Blvd #1100
Costa Mesa, California 92626

David P. Schwarz graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in English and a minor in Spanish. He graduated from Western State School of Law in Fullerton. David has been practicing law for over 20 years and has litigated hundreds of family law cases throughout Southern California in Orange County, Los Angeles County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, and Kern County.

David has a strong presence in the court room and is familiar with all of the judicial officers on the bench. He handles all aspects of family law including divorce, child custody, child visitation, child support, spousal support, property division, domestic violence, paternity and many more. David will handle your case from beginning to end. He is passionate about the law and will fight for your rights.

David is a member of the Orange County Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association and San Bernardino Bar Association. He speaks Spanish. During his free time, he is actively involved in charitable organizations and enjoys cycling.

David Schwarz is an experienced litigator in guardianship and conservatorship cases as well. He has practices over 20 years in high conflict child custody cases where mental health professionals are involved in making the final determination in these conflicts. Mr Schwarz also has over 20 years experience in high asset divorce cases involving trials. Mr. Schwarz also handles many cases dealing with custody cases where alienation becomes a severe problem in the family law cases. In addition, Mr. Schwarz has been involved in many interstate child custody cases where multiple Judges become involved in resolving Home State jurisdiction.

Mr. Schwarz has also litigated numerous cases where paternity has been fought over. These cases need to be handled by an experienced attorney who is familiar with Orange County, California parentage law. Mr. Schwarz has also gained enormous experience in the area of grandparents visitation rights. As it is widely known that grandparents do not have statutory visitation rights in Orange County, California. However, Attorney Schwarz has been able to go around the lack of statutory authority in that area and achieve great results for grandparents all throughout Orange County.

Attorney Schwarz also has great experience in Domestic Violence litigation. He has litigated numerous temporary restraining order cases and got great results for his clients. He also has handled the criminal aspect of the restraining order for his clients as well.

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

State Bar of California

Orange County Bar Association, Member
Member Since: 2000 – present

Los Angeles County Bar Association
Member Since: 2005 – 2009

San Bernardino County Bar Association

Riverside County Bar Association

California Public Defenders Association

Better Business Bureau

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Client Reviews
David is an excellent attorney!!!!!!! He gives 100% to his clients. I highly recommend him for your legal needs, in his expertise. He has been most patient, gracious, thorough, and always gets right back to you. Thank you so much for your excellent service!!!!! L.H.
David knocked it out of the park today. He was clear, passionate, articulate, and a good mix of calmness with pissed off. Best I've ever seen him. David - Love ya man. Thanks. C.P.
I have referred several of my friends and relatives who needed representation in family court to David. From prenuptial agreements to divorce to child custody, David is the go-to guy. He is a seasoned attorney who knows what he's doing, and so far, I've only heard good things about him. C.G.