Bradley D. Schwartz  Partner

Phone (213) 213-7310

Brad Schwartz is the founding partner of Strategic Law Partners, LLP. He has extensive experience in corporate and securities law matters, mergers and acquisitions, and venture capital and other financing transactions. Mr. Schwartz formed Strategic Law Partners with the purpose of providing the highest quality corporate legal services to emerging growth and mid-market companies at reasonable rates.

Prior to the founding of Strategic Law Partners, LLP, Mr. Schwartz was the Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Quarterdeck Corporation, a publicly held technology firm, where he was responsible for mergers and acquisitions and debt and equity financing, as well as advising the board of directors. Previous to that, Mr. Schwartz was a partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, one of the country's leading law firms, where he spent ten years representing clients on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and corporate governance issues.

Mr. Schwartz has represented a wide variety of companies from early stage and venture backed companies (such as Green Dot and Riot Games), to incubators, investors and private equity firms (such as Idealab and Rustic Canyon/Fontis Partners) to large public companies (such as IAC/InterActiveCorp, PerkinElmer, Inc. and Ticketmaster). He has written and/or given presentations on topics such as venture capital financing, fiduciary duties to debtholders, merger transactions and stock options and other compensation plans.

He received his JD in 1985 from the University of San Diego School of Law, where he was first in his class and an editor of the Law Review.

Mr. Schwartz also serves on the Board of Directors and Chairs the Audit Committee for Union Station Homeless Services, is a member of the Executive Committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Business and Corporations section, is a member of the Board of Directors and a basketball coach for Spartan Community Basketball League and is an active angel investor and member of the Pasadena Angels.

Back to Attorneys

Strategic Law Partners is a registered service mark and SLP is a service mark of Strategic Law Partners, LLP.