About Us

About Us

Alexander H. Schwartz

At Law Offices of Alexander Schwartz, we have more than 30 years of legal experience. We care about our clients, and we work hard to ensure that their needs are met. Our legal services are available in the states of Connecticut and New York.

About Alexander H. Schwartz

Alex has worked as an Assistant Professor at University of Connecticut School of Law and as a Public Defender in New York City. He was a shareholder at Cohen & Wolf, P.C. in its Bridgeport Office and a partner at the New York office of Ross and Hardies. Since 2000, Alex has been in his own practice. Alex brings his 30+ years of trial and appellate experience and applies it to every matter. He is fully able to handle your case with personal attention in order to obtain the best possible results for you.

Alex is a member of the Bridgeport and Connecticut Bar Associations, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, along with numerous local civic organizations. He is admitted to the Connecticut and New York bars, as well as the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. He was counsel in many published decisions in state and federal courts.

Alex lives in Westport with his wife, Beth, and their son. Originally from New Britain, Alex has lived in Fairfield County for the past 25 years. After graduating from Kingswood-Oxford School in West Hartford, Alex attended Cornell University where he graduated in 1980 with a degree in History. He graduated from University of Connecticut School of Law in 1983. Alex is an avid oarsman and was one of the first members of the Saugatuck Rowing Association in Westport.


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What Our Clients Are Saying

I had Alex in a very messy divorce. I didn’t get everything I wanted, but he explained to me why I couldn’t have it all. He explained every decision I had to make so when it was over I understood how I got where I am. His fees were lots less than many of my friends paid for their divorces and I’m really happy with how quickly he answered emails and text messages.


Attorney Alex Schwartz is recommended for your highest rankings. Mr. Schwartz exemplifies professionalism and courtesy. He has a reputation for zealous advocacy as well as for fairness and cooperation.