Schwartz Hannum PC
Resources - 2014


Jaimie A. McKean Named Partner Of Schwartz Hannum PC

The Firm is thrilled to announce that effective January 1, 2017, Jaimie A. McKean is a Partner.

Jaimie’s practice focuses on representing employers and educational institutions in litigation matters.

She routinely represents employers and schools before state and federal courts and agencies and has extensive experience in employment matters, claims involving educational institutions, consumer protection cases, internal business disputes and other claims.

Jaimie is a magna cum laude graduate of Suffolk University Law School, and a cum laude graduate of Framingham State University. Since 2014, she has been selected as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer®, and was named a New England Super Lawyers® Massachusetts Rising Star from 2008 – 2013. She is a member of the Boston Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association and the Women’s Bar Association.

Please join us in welcoming her into this new role and extending a most sincere congratulations to Jaimie!


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Super Lawyers® Names Three From Schwartz Hannum PC To 2016 List

The Firm is thrilled to announce that three of our attorneys were named to the 2016 Massachusetts Super Lawyers® List! We believe that this honor is a team effort that comes from the excellent work of every employee at the Firm.

Sara Goldsmith Schwartz, William E. Hannum III, and Jaimie A. McKean were selected for inclusion in the 2016 Massachusetts Super Lawyers® list in the area of Employment & Labor Law. Sara and Will were first acknowledged by Super Lawyers® in 2004. This is Jaimie's third year of being selected for inclusion, after previously being named to the Rising Stars List from 2008-2013.

Schwartz Hannum is proud of our Super Lawyers and we congratulate each of them on this achievement. We also extend our gratitude to the entire Schwartz Hannum team for their continued hard work and service.

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Schwartz Hannum PC Recognized As A “Best Law Firm” In U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2017 Rankings

Schwartz Hannum is pleased to announce it has been ranked in the 2017 "Best Law Firms" list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®. The Firm was recognized in the following areas for the Boston area:

  • Labor Law – Management (Tier 1)
  • Employment Law – Management (Tier 3)
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment (Tier 3)

The 2017 Edition of "Best Law Firms" includes rankings in 74 national practice areas and 122 metropolitan-based practice areas. Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for its abilities, its professionalism and its integrity.

This is the first year the Firm has been recognized in these prestigious listings. We would like to thank the entire Schwartz Hannum team and our clients for their continued support.

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Chambers USA Recognizes Sara G. Schwartz, William E. Hannum III And Jessica Herbster

Schwartz Hannum PC is thrilled to announce that Sara Goldsmith Schwartz and William E. Hannum III have been recognized by Chambers and Partners as leading attorneys in labor and employment law in Massachusetts. This is the eleventh consecutive year that Sara has been honored and Will’s fourth year acknowledged by Chambers.

We are also thrilled that Chambers has listed the Firm as a “Noted Firm” and Jessica L. Herbster as a “Recognized Partner.”

The rankings were published in the recent Chambers USA 2016 guide.

Chambers publishes guides world-wide, ranking law firms and lawyers, and is a recognized leader in its field. Congratulations to Sara, Will, Jessica, and the Firm! And thank you to the entire Schwartz Hannum team for their excellent work supporting all of our clients.

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Diversity Business Ranks Schwartz Hannum PC As Top Entrepreneur

Schwartz Hannum PC has once again been distinguished as one of the top entrepreneurs in the country by Diversity Business.

Schwartz Hannum PC was ranked:

  • 9 on the list of Top 50 Women-Owned Businesses in Massachusetts;
  • 20 on the list of Top 50 Diversity-Owned Businesses in Massachusetts;
  • 32 on the list of Top 50 Privately-Held Businesses in Massachusetts; and
  • 373 on the list of Top 500 Women-Owned Businesses in the U.S.

These awards are the foundation of’s annual Top Business List, which Diversity Business describes as a comprehensive look at America’s privately-held companies and a widely recognized and respected compilation of companies that truly differentiate themselves in the economy today.

The Firm thanks its clients, employees and colleagues for making this achievement possible.