Judge Profile

Caryn C. Schwartz

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, 11th Judicial Circuit-Miami-Dade Circuit Court, 1993

Other Professional Experience:

  • Buchanan Ingersoll, P.C. (Aventura, FL)
  • Barry A. Nelson & Assoc., P.A. (Aventura, FL)
  • Steel Hector & Davis (now Squire Saunders & Dempsey) (Miami, FL)
  • McDonough Holland & Allen (Sacramento, CA)
  • Downey, Brand, Seymour & Rohwer (Sacramento, CA)

Biographical Data:

  • Academic Scholarship Award, 1981, 1982, Previous Divisions: County Criminal; Acting Circuit Judge, Criminal Division, Licensed to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Tax Court, and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California


  • J.D., (with honors), University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, 1994
  • LL.M. (Master of Legal Letters) in Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1985
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of Maryland, 1972

Admission to the Bar:

  • Florida State Bar, 1985
  • California State Bar
  • Colorado State Bar

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Lifetime Member, Traynor Honor Society
  • Member, California State Bar Associations
  • Member, Colorado State Bar Associations


  • Diana Meneses, Judicial Assistant