Linda D. Schwartz - Paley Rothman

Linda D. Schwartz

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008
Phone: 301-951-9358

Linda D. Schwartz chairs the firm’s Professional Ethics & Discipline practice group and is also a member of the Estate PlanningEstate/Trust AdministrationCommercial TransactionsFinancial Services and Real Estate groups. She has considerable experience in complex real estate and commercial transactions, business planning, executive succession planning, and estate planning and administration for both U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. For more than 30 years, she has served as counsel to prominent national, regional and local developers and business owners. Ms. Schwartz also has been designated and spent more than 20 years as recommended counsel to assist with estate planning, estate administration and commercial transactional needs of staff members of the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and other affiliated organizations. In 2006, she was elected to the American College of Real Estate Lawyers.

Additional Information

Areas of Concentration
  • Real Estate
  • Professional Ethics & Discipline
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate and Trust Administration
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Financial Services
University of MarylandBA 1970American UniversityJ.D. 1973
Committee on Ethics of the Maryland State Bar AssociationMontgomery County Bar FoundationMSBA Ethics 2000 CommitteeMSBA Multidisciplinary Practice Task ForceMSBA Ethical Considerations Subcommittee of the Committee on Lawyer’s Opinions in Commercial Transactions American University Washington College of LawHebrew Home of Greater WashingtonPlanned Giving CommitteeWomen’s Advisory Board of New York Life Insurance CompanyHoly Cross Hospital Foundation

Client Comments

"I have worked with Linda Schwartz for many years now. She and her staff provide excellent communication skills regarding concerns during deal negotiations. They are effective, readily accessible, and truly professional in all aspects. I have never been displeased with their work or with our end result. Linda is truly a gem of a lawyer!"

-Richard Pettit
Pettit Companies

Office Location

4800 Hampden Lane, Sixth Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814-2930
United States

Practice Areas

Real Estate Law

Other Information

Gender: Female