Peter S. Friedman

Peter S. Friedman

Shareholder
Location:
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania
Phone:
215-690-3804
Fax:
(215) 635-7212
Email:

PETER S. FRIEDMAN is a founding shareholder of the firm. Peter concentrates his practice on Real Estate Law, Land Use and Zoning, as well as Corporate and Business Law.

In over thirty-eight years of practice, Peter has represented a wide variety of clients, including real estate developers, landlords, national retailers, governmental departments and religious institutions in connection with an array of real estate transactions and commercial development projects.

Peter has significant expertise in the following areas:

  • Representation of Landlords and Tenants in the preparation and negotiation of leases for
    - In-line retail tenants
    - Free-standing retail stores
    - "Big Box" stores
    - Restaurants, office leases and medical office leases
  • Purchase and sale of land, existing shopping centers and residential properties
  • Representation of Borrowers in commercial loan transactions
  • Section 1031 Exchanges

Peter is very experienced in handling matters before zoning hearing boards, as well as securing land development and subdivision approvals for various development projects.

In the Corporate and Business Law Practice, Peter counsels individuals and corporations in connection with a wide variety of business agreements, including: the purchase and sale of small and medium sized businesses, restaurants and professional practices.

Peter is also a long standing member of the Board of Governors of Meadowlands Country Club and is actively involved with the Marketing and Membership Committee of the Lake Naomi & Timber Trails residential community in Pocono Pines, PA.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Corporate and Business Law

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1976
  • New Jersey, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • U.S. Tax Court

Education

  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • LL.M., Taxation - 1979
  • Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 1976
  • American University, Washington, District of Columbia
    • B.S. - 1973

Honors and Awards

  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers 2004 and 2006
  • Rated, AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • Montgomery Bar Association, Member
  • Meadowlands Country Club, Board of Governors