Harry A. Dorian, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Bensalem, PA

Dorian, Goldstein, Wisniewski, & Orchinik, P.C.
 | 2410 Bristol Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
Phone: 215-750-7200
Fax: 215-750-9294
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2006, 2008 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1978
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%)
    Attorney Profile

    As managing shareholder and senior partner at Dorian, Goldstein, Wisniewski & Orchinik, P.C., Harry A. Dorian Jr. has more than 40 years experience representing clients in all types of negligence matters involving serious injuries. He has been named "Pennsylvania Super Lawyer", as reported in Philadelphia Magazine, for more than 12 years in a row,  He has received a “Superb” rating from Avvo (with a perfect 10/10 score).  For the past 25 years, he has earned the highest possible Peer Review rating of "AV Preeminent"* from Martindale-Hubbell for superior ethics and legal ability.

    Mr. Dorian handles serious injury cases related to medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, premises liability, general negligence, toxic torts, defective products, pharmaceutical liability and health care law. He has lectured and taught at legal seminars for attorneys, and at continuing education classes for medical and dental health professionals regarding patient safety and malpractice issues. 

    At Pennsylvania State University, Mr. Dorian earned a Bachelor of Arts in English, graduating with honors. He then went on to Ohio Northern University Petitt College of Law to earn a Juris Doctor in 1978. While there, he was Co-Editor and writer for the Ohio Northern Law Review. Professional memberships and associations include the American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Bucks County Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, American Association for Justice, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and the Lawyers Club of Philadelphia.

    Mr. Dorian has obtained numerous multimillion-dollar recoveries for his clients and he is a Certified Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has tried cases in federal and state courts throughout Pennsylvania. He has been appointed a Special Judge Pro Tempore by the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas and is a frequent Arbitrator for the Bucks County Court of Common Pleas. 



    *AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

    Practice Areas
    • 40%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
    • 50%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
    • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
    Focus Areas

    Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent, Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Motor Vehicle Defects, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical, Products Liability


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    Super Lawyers: 2006, 2008 - 2020

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    About Harry Dorian, Jr.

    Admitted: 1978, Pennsylvania

    Professional Webpage: http://www.doriangoldstein.com/Attorneys/Harry-A-Dorian-Jr.s...


    • Named Pennsylvania Super Lawyer by Philadelphia Magazine for more than 10 years, Philadelphia Magazine and Law and Politics
    • Eagle Scout Award recipient, 1970
    • Rated Superb by AVVO with a perfect 10/10 score
    • Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Pennsylvania, National Association of Trial Lawyers
    • Highest rating (AV Preeminent) for more than 20 years by Martindale-Hubbell
    • Certified Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Pennsylvania, 1978
    • Bucks County Bar Association, Member
    • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Sustaining Member
    • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Sustaining Member
    • U.S. Federal Courts, 1978
    • American Association for Justice, Sustaining Member
    • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1978
    • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
    • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1978
    • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1978
    • Philadelphia Bar Association, Member
    • Member, Lawyers Club of Philadelphia

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Bucks County Court of Common Pleas, Arbitration Chairman
    • Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Appointed Special Judge Pro Tempore
    • Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Appointed Settlement Master

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Lecturer to surgeons and hospital staff about "Avoiding Malpractice", St. Agnes Medical Center
    • Lecturer to other trial lawyers about $4.2 million recovery in "Keller vs. Moyer Packing", a serious truck accident case involving complicated legal issues
    • Lecturer to dentists and dental professionals about oral cancer and dental malpractice at University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, Michigan and the Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia
    • Cyclopedia of Trial Practice: Proof of Traumatic Injuries, Model Direct Trial Examination of Sleep Medicine Expert, West Group, Vol. 1, 1999
    • Handling Accident Cases, Model Trial Examination of Defendant's Supervisory Employee as On Cross-Examination, West Group, Vol. I and II, 1998
    • Handling Motor Vehicle Cases, Cumulative Supplement, Model Direct Trial Examination of Sleep Medicine Expert, Clark, Boardman, 1996


    • See our firm's website at www.doriangoldstein.com for representative verdicts and settlements.  

    Educational Background:

    • Lower Merion High School, 1971
    • Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, B.A., Major: English, Honors: With Honors, 1975
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    Office Location for Harry A. Dorian, Jr.

    2410 Bristol Road
    Bensalem, PA 19020

    Phone: 215-750-7200

    Fax: 215-750-9294

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