Daniel Glasser

Daniel Glasser

Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC
  • Divorce, Family Law, International Law
  • Pennsylvania
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A founding member of Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC, Daniel H. Glasser has negotiated and tried family law cases involving complex issues such as business valuation, tax and equitable distribution for more than two decades. Skilled at preparing difficult cases in short time spans, Dan is known for being a workout specialist on tough cases. Dan focuses on cases that require business valuation and multiple experts. His accounting background enables him to read and interpret financial statements and tax returns easily. His ability to think on his feet and perform quick mental calculations gives him an edge in litigating complex cases. It also enables him to consult with clients early in the case and let them know what to expect, which path to follow and what goals they can expect to achieve. Dan has negotiated and litigated hundreds of custody matters and draws on that experience, as well as his personal experience raising his own children, to come to practical solutions in cases. He has briefed and argued numerous appeals in the state appellate courts. Dan also has experience as a business litigator and has dealt with a wide variety of issues in state and federal courts and administrative tribunals. Dan has authored and co-authored various publications and seminar materials on domestic relations law (including tax aspects), ethics, evidence and tax law, and he has been a featured speaker at various seminars and continuing legal education programs including bar association seminars in Pittsburgh, Vancouver, Boston, Bermuda, Toronto, Tampa and Harrisburg.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • International Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Pennsylvania
Professional Experience
Founding Member
Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC
Current
Education
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Awards
Selected for inclusion
Best Lawyers
Selected for inclusion 2010-Present
Named to List of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
Named to the list of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers 2005, 2007-Present
Professional Associations
Society For American Baseball Research
Member
- Current
Allegheny County Bar Association Special Fee Determination Committee
Member
- Current
Allegheny Country Bar Association
Member
- Current
Allegheny Country Bar Association, Family Law Section
Member
- Current
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Family Law Section
Member
- Current
Pennsylvania State Bar
Member
- Current
Speaking Engagements
Money Talk: Divorce and Investments, Pittsburgh, PA
Tenant Law, Pennsylvania Landlord, Pittsburgh, PA
AMIC
In the Beginning: What Not to Do, AMIC, Pittsburgh, PA
AMIC
Tax Aspects of the Marital Residence, PBI: Family Law Section Semi-Annual Workshop, Toronto, Onatrio
PBI
The Wedding is Off: Negotiating Prenuptial Agreements, ACBA: Family Law Section Porgram Committee
ACBA
Business Valuations: Choosing and Using Experts, American Matrimonial Inns of Court
AMIC
Divorce Law for Investment Advisors, Bill Few Associates
BFA
Tax Consequences of Support Orders, ACBA, Pittsburgh, PA, Mechanicsburg, PA
ACBA
Appellate Practice for Family Lawyers: Do You Really Know the Rules?, ACBA, Pittsburgh, PA
ACBA
AMIC: Mediation Practice, American Matrimonial Inns of Court, Pittsburgh, PA
Money Talk: Protection of Assets through Prenuptial Agreements and Wealth Succession Planning, Pittsburgh, PA
Tax Aspects of Divorce in Pennsylvania, National Business Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
NBI
Complex Issues for the Pennsylvania Divorce Practitioner, National Business Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
NBI
Tax Consequences in Divorce, Avoiding the Pitfalls, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
PBI
Tax Issues in Equitable Distribution, Washington County Bar Association, Washington, PA
AAML
AAML: Matriomonial Lawyers' Consideration: Retainers (1997), AAML
AAML
Bermuda: Is It Income? (1998), PBA: Family Law Section, Summer Meeting
PBA
AAML: Advanced Custody Relocation Issues (1999), AAML
AAML
Litigating in Orphans' Court (2000), Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
PBI
Tax Aspects in Divorce: Special Problems (2000), PBI: Family Law Section, Summer Meeting, Boston, MA
PBI
FLS Annual Meeting: Finding Hidden Cash (2001), American Bar Association
ABA
Hidden Income: Is Proving It Worth the Risk (2003), PBA Family Law Section, Winter Meeting
PBA
Successful Financial Settlements for your Divorce Clients (2006), National Business Institute
NBI
Discovery: Tips and Tactics for Successful Litigators (2008), Pennsylvania Bar Association
PBA
Divorce Law for Investment Advisors (2009), Bill Few Associates
Bill Few Associates
Tax Law for the Family Practitioner (2009), Pennsylvania Bar Institute
PBI
AAML Hot Tips: Engagement to Closing, Closing Letters (2011), American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
AAML
Dividing the Family Business in Divorce (2012), National Business Institute
NBI
Legal Ethics: Hot Topics and Current Events (2013), NBI: Legal Ethics
National Bar Institute
Divorce Litigation from Start to Finish (2013), NBI
National Bar Institute
Websites & Blogs
Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz, LLC
437 Grant Street
Suite 501
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
USA
Telephone: (412) 471-9000