Lewis Goodman

Lewis Goodman

Location:
Colmar, Pennsylvania
Phone:
215-822-7575
Fax:
215-822-1713
Email:

Lewis Goodman is a Partner in the law firm of Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg and Gifford and has been a member of the firm since l990. He was admitted to the bar in l984. He holds a B.A., an M.S.W. and a J.D. from Temple University. Mr. Goodman was a senior instructor at Hahnemann University Hospital until 1984, and presently serves as solicitor and director of the Senior Adult Activity Center of Indian Valley. His practice includes business, corporate, and real estate law (commercial and residential including oil and gas lease review), civil litigation and estate planning. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and Montgomery Bar Associations. He was admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 1984 and the Supreme Court of the United States in 1998. He was appointed to the Southeastern Pennsylvania Symphony Orchestra as a Board of Director in 2011.

In those all too few leisure hours, Mr. Goodman enjoys family time with his wife, a college educator, and twin teenage daughters at the Jersey shore. He has helped organize, coach and sponsor girls little league baseball in the community. Mr. Goodman has also worked at the local level to have the D.A.R.E. Program instituted in the school system. While running, biking, reading and films provide necessary balance to a busy practice, basketball remains his true passion.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1990

Areas of Practice

  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • State, Local & Municipal Law (Zoning)
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Estate Planning & Administration

Litigation Percentage

  • 25% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1984
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1998

Education

  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D.
  • Temple University School of Social Administration, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • M.S.W. - 1976
  • Temple University College of Liberal Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1974
    • Minor: Psychology

Classes/Seminars

  • Mental Health Law, Hahnemann University Hospital, 1980 - 1984

Honors and Awards

  • Named a Top Attorney by Suburban Life Magazine, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • Senior Adult Activity Center of Indian Valley, Solicitor/Director, 1996 - Present
  • Southeastern Pennsylvania Symphony Orchestra, Board of Directors, 2011

Past Employment Positions

  • Starfield & Payne, P.C., Partner, 1986 - 1990
  • Goldstein and Friedberg, P.C., Associate, 1985 - 1986

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro-Bono Legal Services Provided to Clients through Montgomery County Legal Aid, 1990 - Present