Glen Schwartz, a partner with the Toronto firm Nathens, Siegel Barristers LLP, focuses on family law.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and Canadian history from McGill University in 2006 before earning his Bachelor of Laws and LL.L (Quebec) from the University of Ottawa in 2010. Mr. Schwartz was called to the Ontario Bar in 2012.
Fluent in both English and French, Mr. Schwartz is able to compare family law that is practised in the civil law of Quebec and the common law of Ontario jurisdictions.
He assists with matters using advocacy, negotiation, and litigation and has appeared before all levels of court in the province, including the Ontario Court of Appeal.
During his legal studies, Mr. Schwartz focused on the field of family law and completed courses ranging from division of property to child protection and trust law.
Before joining Nathens, Siegel, he completed his articles focusing on the areas of family and immigration law.
He is a member of the Family Law Association and the Ontario Bar Association and volunteers with the Lawyers Feed the Hungry program. Mr. Schwartz is also a guest lecturer with the University of Windsor.