Meet Our Pension Lawyers

At Hertz Schram PC, our pension team shares a singular commitment to fighting for the rights of hardworking Americans. We believe everyone deserves to retire with dignity. You've worked hard to establish your savings and plan for your future, and we're here to protect what you've worked so hard to build.

Based in Michigan, we represent employees, retirees and plan beneficiaries across the country. Through more than a dozen large-scale class action claims, we have secured over $120 million in pension benefits for our clients and their families.

Finance Monthly has named Hertz Schram PC Pension Law Firm of the Year for two straight years.

Recognized Leaders In Pension Law

Our legal team includes seasoned litigators with a wealth of experience handling complex pension matters. Lead pension attorney Eva Cantarella has earned national recognition for her work in this field, including:

  • Selected for inclusion in Marquis Who's Who [publisher of Who's Who in America] as an expert in Pension Law (2018-2020)
  • Pension Lawyer of the Year, USA (Finance Monthly, 2017)
  • Global Award in Pension Law (Finance Monthly, 2016)
  • Pension Lawyer of the Year (Lawyers Monthly, 2016-2017)
  • Women in Law Award for Pensions (Lawyers Monthly, 2016, 2017)
  • Selected as a Michigan Super Lawyer, Thomson Reuters (2012, 2017-2021)
  • Leading Lawyer (Law Bulletin Publishing, 2015-2021)
  • Selected as a Lawyer of Distinction (Lawyers of Distinction, 2021)
  • Selected as a Top Woman Attorney by Hour Detroit, (2021)

Ms. Cantarella has made several national media appearances commenting on pension law matters. She has also testified before the U.S. Department of Treasury and other government agencies.

We advocate for improving pension rights not only through litigation, but also through lawmaking channels and public awareness.

Learn more about our lawyers' backgrounds below.

Have Questions About Your Pension Rights?

It won't cost you anything to get answers. Call our lead pension attorney Eva Cantarella at 248-335-5000 or reach out to us online to get started. We look forward to hearing from you.