Ronald B. Glazer

  • Of Counsel


Practice Areas

  • Real Estate Transactions 80%
  • Corporate Partnership, LLC and Association Law 10%
  • Condominiums and Homeowners' Association Law 10%


Ronald B. Glazer is of counsel to the firm and a member of the Real Estate Business & Financing groups. He concentrates his practice in all types of development and investment real estate, creation and operation of condominium and homeowners' associations, joint ventures and structuring mixed-use projects. He handles acquisition, sale, leasing, financing, development and operation for owners, developers, leasing and management agents, associations and lenders. Ron's practice also includes alternative dispute resolution as an arbitrator of disputes. He has been trained as an arbitrator by the American Arbitration Association.

Prior to joining Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP, Mr. Glazer was of counsel to a suburban Philadelphia firm. He previously was a senior partner in Wolf Block LLP's Real Estate Practice Group.

Mr. Glazer is considered a national authority in the field of condominiums and homeowners' associations. He has authored a number of published articles on various aspects of real estate law and has chaired panels and lectured for numerous organizations, including the International Council of Shopping Centers, the National Banking Law Institute, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations, the Practicing Law Institute and several commercial program providers.


  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 1967
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1964
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1967

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • American College of Real Estate Lawyers
  • Community Associations Institute
  • College of Community Association Lawyers

Published Works

  • Pennsylvania Condominium Law & Practice, 1975
  • Pennsylvania Condominium Law & Practice, 2d Ed., 1981
  • Pennsylvania Community Association Law & Practice, 2006
  • Pennsylvania Community Association Law & Practice, 2d Ed, 2018


  • Who's Who in America
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Who's Who in Real Estate
  • Chambers USA
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer

Classes & Seminars

  • Real Estate Institute of PA, PA Bar Institute, 1978 to 2007
  • Temple University School of Law, 1983 to 1984

Pro-Bono Activities

  • RSVP, 2000 to Present
  • VIP, 1999 to Present

Representative Clients

  • Waverly Management
  • KMS Development
  • Arbours at Eagle Pointe Condominium Association
  • Traditions of America


  • Jay W. Barnett
  • William Haggett
  • Martin Soffer
  • Daniel Keating

Past Positions

  • Wolf Block Schorr & Solis-Cohen, Senior Partner, 1987 to 2008
  • Cohen Shapiro Polisher Shiekman & Cohen, Partner, 1967 to 1987


  • English

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Phi Epsilon Pi