Steven G. Wigrizer

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Wapner, Newman, Wigrizer, Brecher & Miller
 | 2000 Market Street, Suite 2750
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-569-0900
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1979
Practice Areas:
  • Construction Litigation: Consumer (30%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

Experienced trial attorney Steven G. Wigrizer is a partner with the law firm of Wapner Newman and works out of the firm's Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, law office. Widely regarded as one of the top personal injury attorneys in the country, Mr. Wigrizer uses his nearly 40 years of legal experience to deliver the highest level of advocacy possible to those who suffered an injury or lost a loved one as the result of another party's negligent, careless or unlawful actions.

Highly experienced with handling complex civil litigation cases, Mr. Wigrizer concentrates his practice primarily on individual and class action lawsuits involving medical malpractice, products and premises liability and pharmaceutical liability. Through his efforts, he has secured some of the largest settlements and verdicts ever awarded for negligence and liability claims, including a $227 million settlement for victims of a building collapse and over $45 million for an abuse victim.

Respected by his clients and peers as well as the judiciary, Mr. Miller received recognition from the National Trial Lawyers Association as one of the nation's Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and he holds an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell. In addition, he also has a perfect 10 out of 10 rating on AVVO.

A 1976 graduate of Pennsylvania State University, he earned his Juris Doctor in 1979 from Boston University School of Law. That same year, the Pennsylvania Bar Association admitted him to practice, and he holds licenses to practice in other states as well.

Fully committed to his profession, Mr. Wigrizer once served as president and board member of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and as chairman of the Philadelphia Bar Association's Fee Disputes Committee. He also served on the Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board as a hearing examiner.

He remains actively involved with both the Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations, as well as the American Bar Association and the American Association for Justice, among other organizations. He is a member of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association and currently serves as president for the Villanova East Citizens Committee.

*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
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Construction Litigation (30%): Construction Defects

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (30%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury

Personal Injury - General (20%): 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

Personal Injury - Products (20%): Motor Vehicle Defects, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical, Products Liability

Focus Areas

Construction Defects, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, 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

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 15 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2018

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About Steven Wigrizer

Admitted: 1979, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: http://www.wnwlaw.com/our-team/steven-wigrizer/

Honors and Awards:

  • Rated Excellent, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Hearing Examiner, Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board
  • Chairman, Philadelphia Bar Association Fees Dispute Committee
  • Member, Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association
  • Member, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Board Member, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Past President, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Pennsylvania

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • President, Villanova East Citizens Committee

Educational Background:

  • Pennsylvania State University, Bachelors Degree, 1976 
Find Me Online
Website - www.wnwlaw.com
Office Location for Steven G. Wigrizer

2000 Market Street
Suite 2750
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215-569-0900

 

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Last Updated: 12/29/2017

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