Faculty Profile: Berkley Schwarz

Berkley SchwarzTennessee Bar Association
Current TBA Courses
Previous Courses Taught (20)
  • Legislative Update 2023
  • Family Law 2023: Chattanooga
  • Legislative Update 2022
  • Court Square CLE Series 2023: Gallatin, TN
  • Legislative Update 2022
  • Court Square CLE Series 2022: Clarksville, TN
  • Court Square CLE Series 2022: Covington, TN
  • Legislative Update 2022
  • Legislative Updates 2021
  • Legislative Updates Fall 2020
  • Legislative Updates 2020: Part 2
  • Local Government 2020: Legislative Updates
  • Legislative Updates Fall 2020
  • Legislative Update 2019
  • Local Government Forum 2020
  • Court Square Cookeville 2019
  • Court Square Murfreesboro 2019
  • TBA Convention Legislative Update CLE
  • Court Square Series in Cookeville 2018
  • Adoption Law Forum 2018

Mrs. Schwarz is a principal at Pier Strategies LLC, a government affairs firm. Previously, she was the Director of Public Policy & Government Affairs for the Tennessee Bar Association. Prior to joining TBA, Schwarz worked as an attorney for the Tennessee Secretary of State. She began her legal career as a litigator in Jackson, Mississippi, then made her way to Washington, D.C., where she worked for several congressmen, the U.S. House Judiciary Committee, and later at the U.S. Department of Justice as attorney advisor in the Office of Legislative Affairs. She holds degrees from Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi School of Law, where she was Assistant Notes and Comments Editor for the Mississippi Law Journal.