Associate Trial Attorney
Ben Schwartz is an associate trial attorney at Law Offices of Scott Edgett.
Ben comes to work with a welcoming and positive attitude that encourages
clients to develop a level of trust with him so that they feel comfortable
talking about their legal and personal situations.
Ben was raised in San Antonio, Texas and attended the University of Texas
in Austin where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology
with a minor in Mathematics. During his time in Austin, Ben could be heard
on his weekly sports radio show where he discussed both collegiate and
professional sports. His passion for sports also allowed him to serve
as a sports writer for The Horn in his final two years at UT.
After his time in Austin, Ben moved to Dallas, Texas, where he received
his law degree from SMU Dedman School of Law in 2016. As a student attorney
in the Criminal Justice Clinic, Ben represented numerous clients through
all stages of various misdemeanor cases. While still a law student, Ben
tried a Driving While Intoxicated case in front of a jury where he vigorously
defended his client’s rights. Given his passion for helping others
and experience in the courtroom, Ben is excellent at utilizing his skills
in the realm of criminal law.
Juris Doctor, SMU Dedman School of Law, 2016,
- Bachelor of Science, University of Texas, Kinesiology and Health, 2013,