Philip B. Korb

Senior Counsel
Philip B. Korb is well known for his work in real estate development, real estate acquisitions and financings, real estate taxation, leasing, condominium and planned community development, workouts, and general real estate matters.

Professional Highlights

Professional Activities

Pennsylvania Bar Association, past Chair, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section; past Chair, Committee on Taxation of Real Estate; past member, House of Delegates

Philadelphia Bar Association, past Chair, Committee on Condominiums and Cooperatives

American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL), member; past member, Board of Governors

Recognition & Accomplishments

Chambers USA, real estate law, (Pennsylvania), 2003-2020

The Best Lawyers in America, real estate law, 2005-2021; "Lawyer of the Year," Real Estate Law (Philadelphia), 2013 

The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers – Real Estate 2013

The International Who's Who of Real Estate Lawyers

Advised on land development and condominium matters for 10 Rittenhouse Square, named by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of 2010's Best Real Estate Deals in the category "Best Residential Project/Urban"

Speaking Engagements

Frequent lecturer and author on real estate issues, including real estate taxation, workout, and condominium matters

"Mixed-Use Condominium Developments: How to Structure, Negotiate, and Draft Documents," Strafford webinar, November 29, 2018

"Realty Transfer Tax Update," Pennsylvania Bar Institute, March 1, 2018


Pennsylvania Condominiums: Model Forms and Commentary, Pennsylvania Bar Institute Press, First Edition, 2007; Second Edition, 2014



Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law (J.D. 1975, magna cum laude)

Johns Hopkins University (B.A. 1969)