NEW YORK (January 3, 2018) – Zetlin & De Chiara LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of Roy Schwartz to Principal.

“Roy is a skilled attorney and talented litigator, who tirelessly advocates for Zetlin & De Chiara’s
clients in the construction, design and development communities. Roy has distinguished himself in
the industry and we are very proud of his accomplishments,” said Michael Vardaro, Managing
Partner of Zetlin & De Chiara LLP.  

Mr. Schwartz joined Zetlin & De Chiara in 2013, focusing his practice on construction and
commercial litigation. He has successfully litigated complex construction matters around the
country.  His experience also includes representing clients in ADR proceedings.  As an example, Roy
as lead counsel in an arbitration, procured an outstanding result for a multi‐national design firm
concerning a high‐profile technology project.    

A native of New Jersey, Roy clerked for New Jersey’s Appellate Division after graduating law school.

About Zetlin & De Chiara LLP
Zetlin & De Chiara LLP, a leading construction law firm, provides sophisticated legal counsel and business advice to real estate owners, developers, institutions, design professionals, contractors, and other parties involved in construction projects in the United States. Many of its attorneys have direct
experience with construction and design issues through their work as in-house construction counsel,
education and training as architects and engineers, and by earning LEED accreditation. The firm provides counsel throughout the planning, design, and construction process — from drafting and negotiating contracts to advising on risk management strategies. Zetlin & De Chiara represents clients in litigation and alternative dispute resolution, and also advises on business formation, licensing and corporate issues.

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