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About Me

Steven G. Wigrizer is an experienced trial attorney who has repeadetly recognized as one of the best in his field. His devotion to and compassion for his clients have earned him a high level of client loyalty, while his preparation and understanding of complex cases have won him the respect of his opponents and colleagues. Few lawyers can match this unique combination.


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Practice Areas


  1. Wrongful Death: 50%
    36 years, 500 cases
  2. Medical Malpractice: 50%
    36 years, 500 cases



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Contact Info

Wapner, Newman, Wigrizer, Brecher & Miller, P.C.

2000 Market Street
Suite 2750
Philadelphia, PA, 19103-3220



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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2013
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2012
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2012
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2011
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2011
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2010
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2009
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2008
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2007
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2006
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2005
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2004
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerWapner, Newman, Wigrizer, Brecher & Miller1979 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Philadelphia Bar Association, Fee Disputes CommitteeFormer Chair1990 - Present
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers AssociationFormer President1979 - Present
Villanova East Citizens CommunityPresidentN/A
American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Philadelphia Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Partner Wigrizer Reaches $6.5M Settlement in Premises Liability CaseSettlement
Partner Wigrizer Reaches $1.6 Million Dollar Settlement in Methadone Overdose Case During TrialSettlement
$10 million class settlement was reached by kidney patients who received negligent medical care.Settlement
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Pennsylvania State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Fourth Annual Emerging Technologies Spine Education Summit"Medical Legal Landscape: How have the societies impacted legal outcomes?"2008