Daniel A. Schwartz

Member of the Firm

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.


  • New York University School of Law (LL.M. in Taxation, 1980)
  • Columbia University Law School (J.D., 1977)
  • University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business (B.A., B.S.E., 1974)

Bar & Court Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey