John Schwantes


John is a paralegal in Taft's Southfield office. He provides support for the firm's litigation attorneys and clients. 

Prior to joining the firm, John was a paralegal with a well-known regional law firm. John brings over 30 years of experience working as a paralegal. 

John earned his bachelor's degree in history from Rutgers University and holds a litigation management certificate from the Philadelphia Institute for Paralegal Training.

All Service Areas


  • Philadelphia Institute for Paralegal Training (1988)

    Litigation Management Certificate

  • Rutgers University (1987)

    B.A. - History

Community Involvement

  • Alzheimer's Association, Michigan Chapter

    Committee Member - Detroit Walk to End Alzheimer's