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November 14, 2019

Hon. Mason Avrigian Named 2019 Trial Lawyer of the Year

Trial Lawyer of the Year


Norristown, PA - The Trial Lawyers Section of the Montgomery Bar Association (MBA) is pleased to announce that the Honorable Mason Avrigian is the recipient of the 2019 James P. Fox Trial Lawyer of the Year Award. Judge Avrigian was recognized for his immeasurable contribution to the trial lawyers of Montgomery County at a reception held in his honor at the MBA Building on November 13, 2019.

According to his firm's website:

Mason Avrigian, counsel to the firm [Wisler Pearlstine, LLP], is a former Judge of the Court of Common Pleas of Montgomery County’s 38th Judicial District (1977 – 1982). Today, he is one of the most sought after arbitrators/mediators in the Delaware Valley, dedicating his entire practice to Alternative Dispute Resolution. He has mediated or arbitrated more than 1,000 disputes or claims, the majority of them on the trial lists of the Five County Southeast Region of the Commonwealth.

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Established in 1885 to professionalize the county’s practice of law, the Montgomery Bar Association (MBA) is one of our nation’s oldest and most respected bar associations, representing over 2,100 legal professionals in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.  Now, as then, the MBA exists to uphold legal and ethical standards in our legal community.  As the third largest Bar in Pennsylvania, the MBA has a longstanding tradition of service to its membership and the community.  For members, the MBA offers an important arena for networking, professional development and education.  For the community, the MBA serves as a trusted legal resource, offering education, legal assistance and funds, and resources for individuals and agencies in need.  The Association is actively engaged in public service through community outreach, free educational events offered throughout the year, programs like the Montgomery Child Advocacy Project, the Mock Trial Competitions for high-school students, and more.  For more information on the Montgomery Bar Association, visit