SWA hires Danny Newman as Head of Defense & Aerospace

November 24, 2015

Schwell Wimpfheimer & Associates is delighted to welcome Danny Newman to the firm as the head of the Defense and Aerospace practice.

Danny spent 15 years as the Deputy General Counsel for the Israeli Ministry of Defense (MOD) in New York, negotiating procurement transactions, commercial contracts and advising on United States Foreign Military Financing & Sales programs and U.S. Commerce and State Department export/import regulations.

Prior to joining the MOD, he spent four years as a senior associate in the litigation department of a New York City law firm and five years as an Assistant District Attorney in the Investigations Bureau of the Office of the District Attorney in Bronx County, New York where he presented over 250 cases to the Grand Jury and tried over 30 cases to verdict.

Dov Schwell, Managing Partner of Schwell Wimpfheimer & Associates, commented, “We are excited that Danny is joining SWA to launch our defense and aerospace practice.  He is bringing his experience and talents to the benefit of both our U.S. and Israeli client base.”