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Edward Blumstein, American lawyer. Bar: United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1959, United States Court Appeals (3rd circuit) 1959. Named one of Best Lawyers in America.


Blumstein, Edward was born on August 24, 1933 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Isaac and Mollye (Rodofsky) Blumstein.


Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1955;Juris Doctor, Temple University, 1958.


Worked at Blumstein, Block and Pease (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) specializing in Domestic Relations Law, Personal Injury Law, Mediation Law. Admitted to the bar, 1959, Pennsylvania. 1960, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania and United States.

Court of Appeals, Third Circuit. Phi Alpha Delta. Co-Author: "American Bar Association Mediation Standard For Lawyers," American Bar Association, 1986. Adjunct Professor, Temple University School of Law, 1994—.

Member: Philadelphia (Member, Board of Governors, 1983-1984. Chairman, Family Law Section, 1983), Pennsylvania and American (Member, Executive Committee on Mediation and Arbitration, Family Law Section, 1986) Bar Associations. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

Family Mediation Association of Delaware Valley (President, 1990-1991).


General Counsel to North American Ski Journalists Association With United States Army, 1958-1964. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association (Frances Bacon award), Philadelphia Bar Association (board governors 1984-1985, past chairman family law section 1984), Association Conflict Resolution (president delaware valley chapter 2007), Family Mediation Association Delaware Valley (president 1990-1991), B'nai B'rith.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, sailing, reading, photography.


Married Susan Perloff, August 13, 1983. 1 child, Daniel Blumstein.