Jay E. Kivitz

Jay Kivitz

Jay E. Kivitz

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Areas of Practice
  • Real Estate Law
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Buying and Selling of Residential Property
  • Agreements of Sale
  • Residential Leases
  • Mortgage Foreclosures
  • Evictions
  • Quiet Title Actions
  • Deed, Mortgage and Note Preparation
  • Installment Sales (Lease Purchase)
  • FSBO (For Sale By Owner)
  • REO (Real Estate Owned)
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Wills
  • Living Wills – Advance Health Care Declarations
  • Estate Planning
  • Powers of Attorney

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1977
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2002


Jay E. Kivitz received his J.D. from Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware in 1977, and his B.A. from George Washington University in Washington, DC in 1974.

Published Works

Honors and Awards

Jay E. Kivitz is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell and has been named Top Closing Attorney for Fannie Mae in the Northeastern United States.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Louis Brandeis Law Society