Mr. Schwartz obtained his Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1972, attending the University of West Florida while he served in the United States Air Force. He received an Honorable Discharge in 1974. He graduated from Cumberland School of Law in 1976. He started the firm that would eventually become Schwartz & McClure, LLC in 1977. In his free time he enjoyed traveling, golf, reading, and spending time with his grandchildren. Mr. Schwartz passed away on October 13, 2013.