Jack Schwartz, a partner in the business group, joined the firm in 2009. Jack assists companies and individuals with business transactions, employee benefits, human resources management, corporate governance issues, executive employment, and estate planning. He has a wide range of experience advising clients on corporate acquisitions and sales involving both foreign and domestic operations and facilities, qualified and nonqualified retirement plans, corporate and employee communications, and family succession planning. Jack has served on the boards of directors of NYSE- and NASDAQ-traded corporations and authored the chapter on officers’ and directors’ liability for the initial edition of Advising Oregon Businesses, an Oregon State Bar publication.
Before joining Miller Nash, Jack was a partner of Newcomb, Sabin, Schwartz & Landsverk LLP. Jack and other former Newcomb Sabin attorneys bring wide experience in business, employment law, employee benefits, and labor relations to the combined Miller Nash firm.
- Oregon State Bar, member
- American Bar Association, member
- Oregon Jewish Museum, past president
- Oregon Jewish Community Foundation, secretary
- Peter R. Marsh Foundation, board member
- Robert C. and Nani S. Warren Foundation , board member
- Portland Opera Association, past board member
Peer-Review Rated Lawyer of AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell®
Outside the Office
Jack and his wife, Barbara, have three sons. Jack enjoys hiking, travel, and the opera and music in general.