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Jay C. Glickman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Colmar, PA

Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg & Gifford, PC
2605 N Broad St
Colmar, PA 18915
Phone: 215-822-7575
Fax: 215-822-1713
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2019
Licensed in Pennsylvania Since: 1972
Practice Areas: Estate Planning & Probate (90%), Elder Law (10%)
Attorney Profile

A named partner in the Lansdale, Pennsylvania-based full-service firm Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg & Gifford, PC, Jay C. Glickman concentrates his practice on estate planning, estate administration and elder law matters. For more than 40 years, Mr. Glickman has devoted himself to assisting clients in the greater Philadelphia area and statewide in all phases of the estate planning and estate administration process, from the initial stages through the distribution of the estate. He assists individuals and their families with drafting sound wills, trusts, health care directives and other documents, and he also handles guardianships, special needs trusts, and all aspects of estate administration.

Mr. Glickman joined the firm in 1972 after earning his law degree from the Temple University Beasley School of Law and gaining admittance to the state bar. Prior to law school, he attended Pennsylvania State University and obtained a bachelor's degree in business administration in 1967. For three consecutive years, Mr. Glickman has been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the Best Lawyers in America.* Since 2006 and each year thereafter, he been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.

When not practicing law, Mr. Glickman is deeply involved in more than 20 professional and community organizations, including the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Montgomery Bar Association, the National Rifle Association and the American Legion. He is an active member of the Community, serving as solicitor for North Star Youth Services; as an officer and board member of the Montgomery Township Planning Commission, Montgomery Township Open Space Committee, the Souderton-Telford Rotary Club, and the Souderton-Telford Fish, Game and Forestry Association; a member of the Advisory Committee on Decedent's Estates Law to the Joint State Government Commission of Pennsylvania, the Hatfield Township Traffic Committee, the American Legion; and also serves as a radio host on WNPV. He was formerly solicitor for and/or a board member of the Montgomery County Development Committee, Frederick Mennonite Community Committee for Social Responsibility, Highlands Community Association, Indian Creek Foundation, the Souderton-Telford Ambulance Association, the Institute for Comprehensive Family Therapy, Valley Center, the North Penn Chapter of the American Red Cross, and an instructor at Delaware Valley College.

 He is admitted to practice before all Pennsylvania state courts and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

*The Best Lawyers in America® 2010. Copyright 2009 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC

**AV-Preeminent and BV-Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 90%Estate Planning & Probate
  • 10%Elder Law


14 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2019

About Jay C. Glickman

First Admitted: 1972, Pennsylvania

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  • Martindale-Hubbell's BV-Distinguished** Peer-Reviewed Rating
  • Super Lawyer 2006 - 2013
  • "Best Lawyer in America" as published in U.S. News and World Report, 2012 - 2014

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Instructor, Delaware Valley College

Pro bono/Community Service

  • National Rifle Association
  • Trout Unlimited
  • Last Chance Horse and Companion Animal Ranch - Advisory
  • Board Member, North Penn Chapter American Red Cross
  • Montgomery County Legal Aid Society
  • Board Member, Valley Center
  • Indian Creek Foundation
  • Member, Board Member, Souderton-Harleysville Fish, Game and Forestry Association
  • Flourtown - Sandy Run Sportsman's Club
  • American Legion
  • Frederick Mennonite Community Committee for Social Accountability
  • RSVP of Montgomery County
  • Solicitor, Board Member, Institute for Comprehensive Family Therapy
  • Highlands Community Association
  • Member and Board of Directors, Souderton Telford Rotary Club
  • Anglers Club of Philadelphia
  • Fly Fishing Federation
  • Laurel House - Advisory
  • Solicitor, Souderton Ambulance Association
  • Solicitor, North Star Youth Services
  • Board Member, Highland Homeowner's Association
  • Souderton-Telford Ambulance Association

Educational Background

  • Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania, B.S. in Business Administration, 1967

Bar/Professional Activity

  • U.S. Federal Court
  • Montgomery Township Planning Commission
  • Solicitor, Montgomery County Development Corporation
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1976
  • Member, Montgomery Bar Association
  • Hatfield Township Traffic Committee
  • Pennsylvania, 1972
  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Montgomery Township Open Space Committee
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Office Location for Jay C. Glickman

2605 N Broad St
Colmar, PA 18915

Phone: 215-822-7575

Fax: 215-822-1713

Last Updated: 9/24/2019

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