Commercial lawyer grabs Center City East condo

Medium db6bdf904025e0f7182b525d2d1339e3 James A. McTigue bought a two-bedroom, 1.5-bath condo Unit #104 at 1035 Spruce St. in Center City East from Dr. Jared A. Pasternak and Sarah E. Kessler Pasternak for $360,000 on July 2.

The Pasternaks paid $375,000 for the property in June 2006. The 1,085-square-foot condo Unit #104 was built in 2005.

Mr. McTigue is an associate at Conrad O'Brien Gellman & Rohn P.C. He focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation.

He previously was a judicial intern for Judge John T. J. Kelly of the Pennsylvania Superior Court and clerked for Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Sandra Schultz Newman.

He received his J.D. from Villanova University and his B.A. from Pennsylvania State University.

Dr. Pasternak is a pediatrician and a resident at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia. He specializes in the physical, emotional and social health of children from birth to young adulthood.

He received his M.D. from New York Medical College.

The development is in Roberts Quay, an apartment community located at 11th and Spruce streets.

There were 306 home sales in the Center City East in 2008, with a median sales price of $327,500

Address: 1035 Spruce Street
Buyer(s): James A McTigue
Seller(s): Jared A Pasternak and Sarah E Kessler Pasternak
Sale date: Jul. 2, 2009