Dale M. Schwartz

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Immigration Attorney in Atlanta, GA

Schwartz Posel Immigration Law Group
 | Suite 450, River Edge One, 5500 Interstate North Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30328
Phone: 678-813-1936
Fax: 770-951-1113
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1968
Practice Areas:
  • Immigration: Business (60%),
  • Immigration: Consumer (40%)
Attorney Profile

For decades, attorney Dale M. Schwartz has been defending clients in deportation and removal cases, and helping people with employment visas, permanent residence applications and marriage-based green card petitions, in addition to handling many other types of immigration and naturalization matters. As a founder and partner at Schwartz Posel Immigration Law Group in Atlanta, Georgia, he represents clients in Fulton County, Gwinnett County, throughout the Atlanta metropolitan area and nationwide.

Mr. Schwartz has long shown a passion for and dedication to immigration law. A graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law, Mr. Schwartz  taught an immigration law course at the Emory University School of Law for 25 years. He has served as the national president of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and as a co-chairman of an immigration law committee for the American Bar Association. He continues to serve on the boards of various organizations devoted to immigration and refugees and was appointed to a leadership position with the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation. He has been called before both houses of the U.S. Congress to testify on immigration matters and has often been asked to comment in the news media, including CNN, "Nightline" and "60 Minutes."

Throughout his career, Mr. Schwartz has received recognition and awards many times for his contributions to immigration law. Among other honors he has received, he was named to a list of top lawyers by the publication "Georgia Trend" and he earned the top rating of AV Preeminent * from the attorney peer-review service Martindale-Hubbell.

*AV-Preeminent and BV-Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Immigration (60%): Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship

Immigration (40%): Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship

Focus Areas

Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship


Selected to Super Lawyers for 16 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2019

Email Me

To: Dale M. Schwartz
Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry

About Dale Schwartz

Admitted: 1968, Georgia

Professional Webpage: http://www.immlawfirm.com/attorney-profiles.html#dale_schwar...


  • Georgia Trend Legal Elite for Immigration Law, 2012

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member, National Board and Executive Committee of the Anti-Defamation League of the USA, 2000
  • Chairman, S.E. United States for the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation
  • Co-Chairman, Immigration Law Committee of the Section of Litigation of the American Bar Association
  • National President, American Immigration Lawyers Association, 1986-87
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Former Board Chair of the ADL Southeast Region

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Chairs the Secret Santa Program of the Atlanta Bar Association for over 25 years
  • Chairman of the 130-year-old international refugee organization, HIAS

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

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

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Frequent Guest on national radio and television programs (Nightline, 60 Minutes, CNN, etc.)

Educational Background:

  • University of Georgia, Editor: Ga. Law Review, (1967-68), Editor: Georgia State Bar Journal, (1967-68), 1968
  • Vanderbilt University, George Washington University, B.A.
Office Location for Dale M. Schwartz

Suite 450, River Edge One
5500 Interstate North Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30328

Phone: 678-813-1936

Fax: 770-951-1113

Dale M. Schwartz:

Last Updated: 11/5/2018

Page Generated: 0.18410897254944 sec