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$1,250,000 Failure to Diagnosis Lymphoma on Time

$1,000,000 Podiatric Medical Malpractice

$285,000 Negligent Hospital Discharge Following Caesarean Section

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Ara R. Avrigian


Office: 215-575-2971

One Liberty Place, 52nd Floor
1650 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Ara Richard Avrigian, a partner in the Firm, joined Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky in 1998.  He concentrates in medical malpractice liability, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability and products liability.

He is a 1988 graduate of Moravian College, received his J.D. from Penn State Dickinson School of Law in 1992 and his LLM in trial advocacy from Temple University in 2003.  His court admissions include:

  • State of New Jersey
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

Mr. Avrigian serves as a Judge Pro Tempore for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas on medical malpractice cases.  Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Avrigian worked as a medical malpractice defense associate with Wright Young & McGilvery, where he participated in bringing more than 25 malpractice trials to verdict over the course of five years.

Mr. Avrigian has obtained plaintiff's jury verdicts for injured clients in medical malpractice cases, products liability cases, premises liability cases and motor vehicle accident cases.
He is a member of the American, Pennsylvania and Montgomery County Bar Associations, and the Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Associations.