Adam T. Katzman
Adam T. Katzman was born and raised in New York’s Catskill Mountains. He graduated in 2001 from Widener University’s Chester, Pennsylvania campus with his B.A. in Psychology and he earned his Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware.
Adam is the founding shareholder of Katzman Law Office, P.C. a general practice firm located in Historic Creamery Village, Skippack Township. Adam is an experienced litigator. His current practice is well balanced between litigation and transactional matters.
Prior to becoming a lawyer Adam was a Montgomery County Adult Probation & Parole Officer for approximately 8 years. His experience provides a unique and practical understanding of the options available and the best ways to navigate the system to yield the maximum benefit to his clients at every stage of their case. Adam also formerly served as an Assistant Public Defender with Montgomery County Public Defender’s Office for 11 years.
In private practice he continues to vigorously defend clients at all stages of the legal process whether they are charged with summary, misdemeanor, felony and/or murder charges. He has represented clients at Preliminary Hearings, Pre-Trial Motions, Diversion Programs, Habeas Corpus Hearings, Suppression Hearings, Bench & Jury Trials, Guilty Pleas and Sentencing Hearings and Violations of Probation & Parole.
He also assists clients with a variety of other legal issues and concentrates much of his practice on Estate Planning, Probate and Estate Administration.
Adam is committed to his family and his community. He serves on the Board of Directors of Open Hearth, Inc., a local 501(c)(3) non profit organization that focuses on helping people in Chester and Montgomery Counties secure housing, transportation and financial responsibility and independence. He served 3 years term as the immediate Past President and remains on the Board of Directors. He has participated in the Wills for Hero’s campaign. A project designed to assure our community’s first responders obtain vital estate planning documents at no charge. He also devotes his time to the Perkiomen Valley Soccer Club helping to coach children to develop an interest in youth soccer and Scout Troop 119 as a Adult Leader helping scouts to learn valuable skills that will prepare them for life.
Adam and his wife reside in Montgomery County, with their three children and family dogs. In his spare time he enjoys outdoor activities, skiing, vacationing and barbecuing with family and friends.
Areas of Concentration:
Estate Administration & Probate
Estate Planning (Wills/Trust/Powers of Attorney)
Real Estate Transactions
Widener University School of Law
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Montgomery Bar Association
Honors and Awards
Pennsylvania Rising Star – Super Lawyers 2015-2020
2015 Selected to the Nation’s Top One Percent – National Association of Distinguished Counsel
Psy Chi, National Honor Society in Psychology