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Dale M. Schwartz
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Location:
Atlanta, GA
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770-951-1113
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Dale Schwartz defends immigration removal and deportation cases in the Immigration Courts located in Atlanta, Georgia, and he serves clients with immigration needs such as employment visas, family-based permanent residence applications, marriage-based green card petitions, adjustment of status, labor certification and bona fide asylum claims in Georgia and throughout the United States.

Dale Schwartz is the author of various articles on immigration law and has served as the National President of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (1986-87). Dale serves on a number of national boards of organizations concerned with immigration and refugee matters, and he has testified as an expert witness before committees of the U.S. House of Representatives and the United States Senate on immigration legislation. He has been extensively honored for his contributions in the immigration law field and has been a frequent guest on national radio and television programs (Nightline, 60 Minutes, CNN, etc.). Attorney Schwartz was elected to the 2012 Georgia Trend Legal Elite for Immigration Law, which is a listing of Georgia's top attorneys selected by peers.

Attorney Schwartz is an adjunct professor of immigration law at Emory University School of Law, and was co-chairman of the Immigration Law Committee of the Section of Litigation of the American Bar Association. He was appointed as Chairman of the S.E. United States for the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation by Lee Iacocca. He is also actively involved in the representation of companies, universities and employees in obtaining immigration benefits for persons seeking to come to or remain in the U.S.A.

Areas of Practice

  • Immigration Removal and Deportation

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Supreme Court of Georgia

Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1968
  • Vanderbilt University, George Washington University
    • B.A.

Published Works

  • The New Refugees, Georgetown Immigration Law Journal, Spring, 1990
  • Commerce Clearing House's Federal Immigration Law Reporter, Member, Editorial Board, 1984-1988
  • Matthew Bender's Immigration Law and Procedure Reporter, Member, Editorial Board, 1985-1989
  • Buraff Publication's Immigration Policy and Law Reporter, Member, Editorial Board, 1989
  • State Bar Journal, Georgia Editor, 1966-1967

Representative Cases

  • Garcia-Mir v. Meese, 788 F.2d 1446, 1986, C.A.11 (Ga.), 1986121257

Classes/Seminars

  • Adjunct Professor, Immigration Law, Emory University School of Law

Honors and Awards

  • Jack Wasserman Litigation Award American Immigration Law Association, 1988
  • Civil Liberties Award, A.C.L.U., 1987
  • Law & Social Action Award, American Jewish Congress, 1984
  • Frequent guest on national radio and television programs (Nightline, 60 Minutes, CNN, etc.)
  • Honorary Counsel, State of Israel
  • Southeast Chairman, Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation
  • Elected to the 2012 Georgia Trend Legal Elite for Immigration Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, National President, 1986 to 1987
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Co-Chairman, Immigration Law Committee
  • S.E. United States for the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation by Lee Iacocca, Chairman

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Alpha Epsilon Pi