Attorney Richard A. Marhefka
Richard A. Marhefka joined Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman, P.C. in 2017, bringing his personal injury practice to the firm to complement its existing plaintiff practice areas.
In his 21 years of practice, he has represented individuals involved in motor vehicle accidents, slip/trip and fall accidents, those injured by medical negligence, dangerous and defective products and those unfortunate cases involving wrongful death. He has obtained exceptional results for his clients through jury and non-jury trials, arbitrations, mediations and has negotiated settlements for individuals who have been injured in accidents. In addition to his personal injury practice, Richard has also represented individuals who have been injured at work and those applying for Social Security Disability benefits.
He has authored a Personal Injury handbook that addresses the general questions that most people have following an accident and frequently asked questions specific to automobile and slip and fall accidents. He has lectured and has presented seminars on various topics involving personal injury law. Richard is an attorney who is proud to serve accident victims throughout Pennsylvania and he works hard to make sure that his clients are treated fairly and with respect. His clients appreciate his compassion and are grateful for the personal attention and dedication he gives to their cases.
Richard received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from St. Vincent College and his Juris Doctorate from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the United States Supreme Court. He is a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
Born, raised and still residing in the Alle-Kiski Valley, Richard lends his talents to a number of local boards and businesses. He is active in his church and regularly volunteers with a number of neighborhood charities. Out of the office, Richard's interests include physical fitness, cooking, traveling and boating.