Jake Polivka, Esq.


​Jake is a dedicated Towson-based attorney specializing in estate planning and trust law. Jake’s zealous passion for learning has afforded him the ability to bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every client interaction. A lifelong Terp, he earned his Bachelor’s degree in economics at the University of Maryland, College Park, and his Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland Carey School of Law (with a year in between to pursue some adventure as a ski instructor in the Rocky Mountains). In law school, he developed a strong foundation in the legal field, particularly in the concepts surrounding wills and trusts, which he enjoyed the most.

At HWK, Jake is committed to providing exceptional legal representation with integrity, compassion, and attention to detail. He understands that estate planning can be a complex and sensitive matter, which is why he takes the time to listen to clients’ concerns and explain their options in clear, straightforward terms.

Whether he is drafting wills, establishing trusts, or guiding clients through the probate process, Jake believes in building long-lasting relationships with his clients based on trust, communication, and mutual respect. He looks forward to the opportunity to assist you with all of your estate planning needs.

Supreme Court of Maryland
District of Columbia Court of Appeals
United States District Court, District of Maryland

University of Maryland Carey School of Law, J.D.
University of Maryland, College Park, B.A. in Economics, French Language Minor
McDonogh School

Notary Public for the State of MD