Jared Parker

Jared G. Parker

Founding Partner

Jared Parker is a partner in the firm and has practiced law since 1980, focusing on business restructuring and bankruptcy, litigation and debtor/creditor rights. His clients have included commercial and…

Ira M. Schwartz

Founding Partner

Ira M. Schwartz is a partner in the firm with a practice emphasizing intellectual property law, including copyright, trademark, trade secret, computer and Internet law, and intellectual property litigation. His…

Lawrence Hirsch

Lawrence D. Hirsch

Founding Partner

Lawrence D. Hirsch has practiced in Phoenix for 30 years and has a broad range of experience in all aspects of Bankruptcy practice and debtor/creditor practice, including loan workouts. Mr.…

Iva S. Hirsch

Senior Counsel

Iva S. Hirsch is an attorney in the Firm. Ms. Hirsch’s practice focuses on family law, including pre-nuptial agreements, divorce, mediation, custody, and bankruptcy matters. Ms. Hirsch received her A.B.…

Mark H. Candioto

Founding Partner

Mark Candioto’s practice includes family law matters, criminal defense (non-capital felony and misdemeanor), and general/civil litigation—including plaintiff personal injury cases. His broad practice scope provides guidance in diverse, and sometimes complicated…

Susan M. Swick


Susan Swick is a partner in the firm and is certified as a Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of Arizona. During her first ten years of practicing…

Monty L. Greek

Monty L. Greek


Monty Greek is a commercial litigator who has represented clients in a variety of complex commercial cases in state and federal courts and before arbitration tribunals. He has substantial litigation…

Paul C. Cox


Paul Cox brings a variety of experience in the areas of Business Law – including mergers, acquisitions, and contract issues; Intellectual Property protection; Commercial and Residential Real Estate transactions; Estate…

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Andrea Echter

Andrea Echter

Certified Paralegal

Andrea Echter joined the Parker Schwartz team in 2015. In 2018, Andrea earned her Certificate in Paralegal Studies from Phoenix College and obtained her certification as a Certified Paralegal from…

Elisabeth Maron


Elisabeth Maron entered the legal field as a part-time receptionist in 1997 at a small firm in North Phoenix. Working with clients to help them navigate their Chapter 7 Bankruptcy…