Marc Jaffe is a founding shareholder of Fromhold Jaffe & Adams. His principal areas of practice are (i) estate planning and probate, (ii) real estate and (iii) businesses and contracts.
Marc was named one of the 'Top Lawyers' for 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and again in 2021 by Main Line Today Magazine - category - Trusts and Wills. He was voted #1 for that category in 2020 and #1 for Estate, Probate & Tax in 2021. He has previously been named one of the 'Top Attorneys' by Suburban Life Magazine - category - Estate Planning and was selected again in 2021 and has also previously been selected for Pennsylvania 'Super Lawyers' - Philadelphia Magazine - category - Estate Planning/Trusts. He has received the highest peer review rating of AV Preeminent ® from Martindale-Hubbell.**
For many years, Marc has assisted individuals and families with estate planning, wills and trusts. Businesses, business owners and their families have sought his advice about their business, business succession and the sale of the business. Marc has also represented individuals and entities in sales, purchases, leases and other transactions involving residential and commercial real estate. Marc advises surviving family members, executors, banks and trustees about probate and the administration of estates and trusts. See Marc's LinkedIn posts and his videos relating to his practice areas.
Marc serves as an instructor at Delaware County Community College teaching courses both on Estate Planning and on Real Estate in its community education and Elder Week programs.
Marc received his law degree from Villanova University School of Law (J. D. cum laude) where he served as an editor of the Law Review. Marc later received a second degree - Master of Laws (LLM) in Taxation - also from Villanova University School of Law, enabling him to better advise clients in the areas of Federal Estate Tax and Federal Gift Tax. His undergraduate degree is from Temple University (B.A. cum laude). Marc is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Marc grew up in Philadelphia and has spent his entire legal career helping clients in the Main Line area.
Follow Marc on Twitter @mhjaffelaw
** AV Preeminent ® is a registered certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.