Douglas J. Swart

Douglas J. Swart

Partner
Senior Trial Attorney
Location:
Hauppauge, New York
Phone:
631-232-0200
Fax:
631-232-1305
Email:

Douglas J. Swart is a partner and senior trial attorney at FKSFPC. Since joining the firm in 1980, he has more than 30 years of experience representing physicians and hospitals in high exposure medical malpractice litigation.

He is known for his preparation, determination, and willingness to accept any legal challenge. Additionally, Mr. Swart has wide medical-legal expertise accumulated over many years of representing University and Community Hospitals, and physicians in every specialty. These attributes, combined with his skills as a trial attorney, have resulted in an enviable record of defendants verdicts and other favorable results for our clients.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1980

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Litigation
  • Defense
  • Medical Malpractice

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1980

Education

  • St. John's University School of Law, Jamaica, New York
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1979
  • SUNY at Stony Brook, New York
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1970
  • L.I. University
    • M.A. - 1974

Honors and Awards

  • “New York Super Lawyer”

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Nassau - Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association , Member
  • Suffolk County Bar Association, Member