Marc J. Traynor is a distinguished criminal defense attorney, former realtor, and former assistant general counsel for White, Jacobs & Associates, a national credit restoration organization. Atty. Traynor is a Barrister Award winning litigator providing assertive legal counsel in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex and surrounding areas. Attorney Traynor's focus includes criminal law, family law, general civil law, and alternative dispute resolution.
Attorney Traynor earned a bachelor science while majoring in Political Science with a double minor in English and Philosophy. While earning his Juris Doctorate from Texas A&M School of Law (formerly Texas Wesleyan University School of Law), Marc earned a distinction bestowed on very few annually, the National Barrister's Medal, due to a thorough, demonstrable background in deep research and case winning approaches to complicated legal issues.
As an associate at Stone & Vaughan Law, PLLC for several years, with his realtor's license and concurrent experience in that field, coupled with an exposure up close and personal with some very unusual legal situations, Marc Traynor has honed his flexibility and preparedness processes which become the solution to most legal confrontations. His tenacity and affably disarming demeanor have made him a favorite of other DFW attorneys who routinely hire him to cover their court settings when they can't be there.
Marc Traynor is a 2017 recipient of D Magazine's Best Lawyer's in Dallas award.
Our team of experienced attorneys are dedicated to providing award-winning service to our clients. We take the time to research your situation to find avenues to help you achieve the successful outcome you deserve. We're proud that so many of our clients have repeatedly turned to us for counsel and representation. We are determined to work hard to earn our clients loyalty every day. We're here to help you stay up to speed, informed, succeed, and make the tough calls .
Adam M. Swartz is the principal owner of The Swartz Law Firm. Mr. Swartz advises consumers and other attorneys regarding credit restoration (removal of derogatory items, building new appropriate trade lines, and fiscal best practices in this area) and consumer law. On the civil law side, The Swartz Law Firm, PLLC focuses on consumer debt settlement negotiation, as well as general, consumer, and commercial litigation. On the criminal law side, we handle all types of cases, from traffic tickets to felonies. The Swartz Law Firm also acts as a coverage attorney for other attorneys with time conflicts.
Attorney Swartz earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies with Emphasis in Rhetoric and Political Communication from the University of Kansas and Juris Doctorate from Texas A&M University School of Law (formerly Texas Wesleyan University School of Law) in downtown Ft. Worth with maxima laude honors from the Board of Advocates, trained to advocate and litigate with success for his clients.
Attorney Swartz completed a fellowship with the Dallas County Public Defender’s
Office and clerked for the Honorable Judge Brenda Hull Thompson in Dallas Probate
Court #1. Formerly a member of the leadership group for Dallas’ Regional Office of the Anti-Defamation League, Attorney Swartz, with cooperation from Dallas County Clerk John F. Warren, created a guardianship training program for Dallas County Law Enforcement officers as well as a new registration system within the online, searchable public records database which is accessible 24/7. During law school, Mr. Swartz became the 2012-2013 National Champion for FINRA’s (Financial Industry Regulatory Association’s) Securities Law Alternative Dispute Resolution Triathlon and was part of the 2011 ABA Regional Negotiation Championship team, and became a 2-time Public Interest Law FellowMr. Swartz received the 2012 Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation Scholarship for Ethical Service to the Community and has been honored as an “Outstanding Lawyer Under 40” by The Cardozo Society,
Attorney Swartz spent 3 years as Managing Partner of one of the Frisco Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business of the Year finalists, 3 years as co-founder/grant writer/Secretary of the Board for the award-winning Dallas non-profit start-up theater ‘Upstart Productions’, and a full year as a stay-at-home Dad before heading to law school.
Other recognition include: FriscoStyle Magazine’s Best of Business, DMagazine’s “Best of Big D”, 19 separate CitySearch Awards, Frisco Small Business of the Year Final 4 Finalist, Best Start-Up Theater – Dallas Morning News, Best New Theater Company – Dallas Observer, Non-Equity Play of the Year (Topdog/Underdog) and 6 additional theater awards – COLUMN Awards, 7 DFW Theater Critics Forum Awards, and was named “One of the Region’s Best Theater Companies” – D Magazine.
Mr. Swartz is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the American Bar Association, Dallas Bar Association, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Texas Young Lawyers Association, and the Anti-Defamation League. He is also a member of the the Texas Bar College, the Dallas Bar Association's Media Relations Committee, Publications, Law in Schools, and Bar None Production Committees. Attorney Swartz authored the Alternative Dispute Resolution, Defamation (Libel & Slander), and Probate sections of the Dallas Bar Association's Legal Resource Guide.
Attorney Swartz received the Stars of Texas Bars award for his 2016 September Headnotes article for the Dallas Bar Association, and was recently recognized by Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2018.
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We treat each case with care and consideration. Our high-quality team of law professionals are qualified to resolve any legal matter. No issue is too big or too small. If you have a legal problem, the attorneys at The Swartz Law Firm can help you find a solution