Edward M. Glickman joined the firm’s Philadelphia office in April 2009 as of counsel in the Business Law Department. He is a member of the Private Client Services Practice Group who concentrates his practice in the areas of tax and estate planning, closely held business succession planning, and the administration of estates and trusts. He also serves as an executor and trustee of numerous estates, trusts and charitable foundations.
Edward has served on the board of trustees and the executive committee of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, the board of trustees of the Jewish Campus Activities, and as chairman of the Overseas Missions Program of the Jewish Federation. He was recently granted the Edward N. Polisher Award in recognition of his distinguished service to both his profession and the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia's endowment programs.
Edward’s undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, is from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He earned his law degree, cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he was editor of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, a member of Beta Gama Sigma (the Wharton School Honorary Society), and a member of the Order of the Coif.