Marvin I. Block, 79, a Philadelphia commercial lawyer who specialized in real estate and condominium law, died Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Block, who lived in the Northeast Philadelphia for 48 years, died from complications of lung disease, said his son, Gary Block.
Mr. Block was a member of the Zarwin Baum law firm for nine years. He represented numerous condominium associations and also developed condominiums in South Jersey.
He served as an assistant attorney general and special assistant attorney general for Pennsylvania's professional licensing boards. He also served as a staff attorney for the Pennsylvania Board of Claims in Harrisburg.