Cozen O’Connor: Glickman, Edward M.

Edward M. Glickman

Senior Counsel

Philadelphia

(215) 665-4147

(215) 665-2013

Edward focuses 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 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.

News

126 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 22, 2018

One hundred twenty-six Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 20 of the firm’s national offices have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

100 Cozen O’Connor Lawyers Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 23, 2017

Lawyers were selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition based on a rigorous peer-review that has been developed and defined for more than 30 years.

Sixty-Two Cozen O’Connor Lawyers Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 15, 2016

Sixty-two Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 13 of the firm’s national offices have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Fifty-Two Cozen O’Connor Lawyers Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 17, 2015

The current edition is based on more than five million detailed evaluations by the top lawyers of the country. This list will be included in dozens of city and regional publications in the United States including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and The Washington Post.

46 Cozen O’Connor Lawyers Named to The Best Lawyers in America

August 28, 2013

Forty-six Cozen O’Connor lawyers from eight of the firm’s national offices have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys were selected based on a rigorous peer-review of more than 4.3 million detailed evaluations. The list will be included in publications such as The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and New York magazine.

Publications

The Fiscal "Curb" [Private Client Services Alert]

January 03, 2013

For gift and estate tax purposes, the much feared "fiscal cliff" turned out to be more like a "fiscal curb" as Congress has now enacted legislation largely leaving in place the tax rules which have been in effect for the last two years.

End-of-Year Estate Planning [Private Client Services Alert!]

December 07, 2009

End-of-Year Estate Planning - Private Client Services Alert! - As we move quickly toward year end, consider the following for this year and for 2010"End-of-Year Estate Planning".

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, LL.B., cum laude, 1963
  • University of Pennsylvania The Wharton School, B.S., magna cum laude, 1960

Awards & Honors

Best Lawyers in America 2013-2020

  • Pennsylvania
  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Estate Planning Council