Steven H. Schwartz has been with Brown & James since 1987 and has been a principal of the firm since 1993. He has tried numerous jury and non-jury cases to conclusion and regularly handles all types of business-related disputes, including breach of contract, fraud, unjust enrichment, RICO, tortious interference with contract, breach of fiduciary duty, securities fraud, antitrust, legal malpractice, accounting malpractice, and other professional liability claims.
Mr. Schwartz also regularly handles all types of intellectual property disputes, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and unfair competition. He has also handled several technology and computer related disputes, including claims of software counterfeiting, software contract disputes and alleged trademark infringement on the Internet.
Mr. Schwartz regularly represents employers defending employment practices claims in administrative proceedings and in state and federal courts. His cases have included allegations of discrimination, harassment and retaliation.
Mr. Schwartz has substantial experience representing clients in complicated insurance coverage matters, involving all types of coverages, including professional liability, directors and officers liability, advertising injury, personal injury and uninsured motorist coverage.
Mr. Schwartz volunteers representing "starving artists" for the St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts.