Practice Areas

Federal Criminal Defense

Robert Schwartz, the founding partner of Schwartz & Weinrieb, personally defends each client charged with a federal crime.

Mr. Schwartz has practiced federal criminal law in Los Angeles for over 37 years, and was honored as the 2012 Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney of the Year by the Los Angeles County Bar Association, and the Criminal Trial Attorney of the Year.  Mr. Schwartz is Certified as a Criminal Law Specialist by the State Bar of California, and lectures for the Los Angeles County Bar Association.

Mr. Schwartz has over 37 years of expertise defending people charged with federal crimes.  He has unmatched knowledge of federal criminal court cases, rules, procedures, defenses, punishments and sentencing guidelines.  He has defended numerous individuals charged with a vast variety of federal criminal charges, including (but not limited to):


  • Homicide
  • Violent Crimes
  • Weapons Charges
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drug Manufacturing
  • Drug Possession
  • Drug Possession for Sale
  • Drug Sales
  • Computer Crimes
  • Sex Crimes
  • Child Pornography
  • Human trafficking
  • All While Collar Crimes
  • Fraud Crimes
  • Bank Fraud
  • Medicare Fraud
  • Welfare Fraud
  • Health insurance fraud
  • Social Security Fraud
  • Securities Fraud
  • Bankruptcy Fraud
  • Accounting Fraud
  • Mail Fraud
  • Wife Fraud
  • Tax Evasion
  • Conspiracy
  • Money Laundering
  • Counterfeiting
  • Racketeering
  • Insider trading
  • Identity theft
  • Grand Jury investigations
  • RICO violations

If you or a loved one is facing any federal criminal charge, including any of the charges listed above, please contact attorney Robert Schwartz today at (310) 246-9550.