Daniel Schwartz is the managing member of Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC. He practices in the areas of corporate and securities, mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance and health care and hospital law.
Dan’s corporate law experience includes counseling clients that range from small, closely held businesses to Fortune 500 companies. He works with his clients’ corporate management teams on both day-to-day business matters and highly specialized transactions. His counsel on mergers, acquisitions and project finance transactions helped close deals valued in the hundreds of millions of dollars. In addition, he chartered several New Jersey banking institutions and regularly represents both lenders and borrowers in complex financial transactions.
In the health law field, Dan provides regulatory, personal and business planning services to medical professionals and their practices. The range of matters he handles includes mergers, acquisitions and sales of practices, separations of practices, structuring and financing special purpose entities, and regulatory issues.
Dan graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law. While at Columbia, Dan was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and served as the writing and research editor for the Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems. He earned an LL.M. in Taxation from New York University.
Dan’s recent transactions include:
NJ ChamberEdge: N.J. Execs Discuss How They Foster A Positive and Effective Work Culture (April 1, 2019)
New Jersey Law Journal: McKesson Compliance Chief Sandstedt Leaves In-House World for Chiesa Shahinian (January 23, 2019)
NJ ChamberEdge: Nine N.J. Executives Share Their Ingredients for Good Leadership (June 4, 2018)
New Jersey Law Journal: For Midsize Law Firm Leaders, 'It Takes Dollars' to Tackle Tech Initiatives (March 21, 2018)
ROI-NJ: Firm Focus – Attorneys Grapple with Best Way to Handle Management (January 15, 2018)
New NJ Law Requires Managed Care Plans to Pay Non-Participating Healthcare Providers Directly on Basis of Patient Assignment of Benefits (January 2010)
New Health Care Compliance Obligations for Reporting and Returning Overpayments, Effective March 14, 2016 (March 2016)
New Federal Stark Law Requirement Effective January 1, 2011 (December 2010)
30 CSG Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2020 (August 15, 2019)
CSG's Giantomasi and Schwartz Named to 2019 NJBIZ Law Power 50 (June 24, 2019)
CSG's Giantomasi and Schwartz Named to 2019 NJBIZ Power 100 (March 25, 2019)
27 CSG Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2019 (August 15, 2018)
Daniel A. Schwartz Selected as NJBIZ Icon Honors Award Recipient (July 6, 2018)
33 CSG Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2018 New Jersey "Super Lawyers" and "Rising Stars" (March 19, 2018)
26 CSG Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2018 (August 15, 2017)
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Achieves High Rankings in 2017 Chambers USA (May 26, 2017)
36 CSG Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2017 New Jersey "Super Lawyers" and "Rising Stars" (March 14, 2017)
27 CSG Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2017 (August 15, 2016)
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Achieves High Rankings in 2016 Chambers USA (May 27, 2016)