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Frank N Tobolsky

About Frank Tobolsky

About me

834 Chestnut St., Suite 206
Philadelphia, PA 19107
phone (215) 813-9700 -- fax (215) 405-3850

    Mr. Tobolsky focuses on commercial real estate, tax assessment appeals, and business and commercial transactions.  He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1987, and received his B.A. (summa cum laude) from Rutgers University in 1984.  Before starting his Firm, Mr. Tobolsky worked with the real estate department of Wolf, Block, Schorr and Solis-Cohen in Philadelphia.  He also served as General Counsel to the Commerce Group, a real estate developer.

    Mr. Tobolsky is a frequent speaker and course planner:

  •      Pennsylvania's Plain Language Consumer Contract Act (to Philadelphia and Pennsylvania Bar Associations)
  •         "When Your Business Client Acquires Real Estate" (Philadelphia Bar Association)
  •      Technology and Law Office Automation (Pennsylvania Bar Institute)
  •      Commercial Leasing (Pennsylvania Bar Institute; National Business Institute)
  •            Loan Documents (Pennsylvania Bar Institute)

    Mr. Tobolsky's articles are published regionally and nationally:

  •          The Philadelphia Inquirer (South Jersey "Commentary" Section)
  •         The Practical Real Estate Lawyer and Philadelphia's The Legal Intelligencer ("How to Successfully Handle a Commercial Tenant's Lease")

    Mr. Tobolsky authored a set of standard residential lease forms, to comply with the Pennsylvania Plain Language Consumer Contract Act (forms published by Blumberg's Law Products, (800) 221-2972).

    Mr. Tobolsky practices in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Florida.  He chaired the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Landlord and Tenant Law Committee. Mr. Tobolsky is also former Editor of the Philadelphia Bar Association's Real Estate Lawyer newsletter.

    Mr. Tobolsky received Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating, "AV". He was also selected as a Pennsylvania Real Estate "SuperLawyer" (2004, 2009, 2010, 2011).

    Mr. Tobolsky has offices in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Merchantville, New Jersey.


    Mr. Tobolsky has served as an Expert Witness, and as Mediator and Arbitrator for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Matters.