Deborah Ballins Schwarz

DBS Law Group

Deborah Ballins Schwarz

DBS Law Group

Deborah Ballins Schwarz

DBS Law Group

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Deborah Ballins Schwarz graduated from Loyola Law School and was a member of the Law Review.  She was admitted to practice in 1978, and received her LLM degree in taxation from Loyola Law School in 2008.

Her firm focuses on Elder Law, Special Needs planning, and assessment of government benefits. Because of Deborah’s extensive litigation background, she also handles contested Conservatorships with the goal of maintaining her client’s dignity. She brings comprehensive expertise in advising clients about eligibility, asset preservation and recovery claim issues for Medi-Cal matters.

Deborah is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys; the Academy of Special Needs Planners; San Gabriel Estate Planning Council; Elder Counsel; and the Monrovia Providers Group.   She also serves as a member of the Probate Volunteer Panel of attorneys for the Los Angeles Superior Court.

Firm Description

  • Advocacy for special needs clients 
  • Comprehensive analysis for long term care needs 
  • Representation in Conservatorships to promote fiscal security and ones quality of life 
  • Customized Estate Planning based on your unique legal needs
  • Medi-Cal qualification assessment and asset preservation 
  • VA Benefits evaluation and planning
  • Legal services at a reasonable rate


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Main Office

200 S. Los Robles Avenue
Suite 510
Pasadena, CA 91101

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