Raphael M. Duran: Lawyer with Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.

Raphael M. Duran

Raphael Duran is an associate with Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman & Goggin. His practice is exclusively devoted to workers' compensation litigation.
Phone(215) 575-2710

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  • Workers' Compensation
    University University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, B.A., Political Science/Communications, 2002
    Law SchoolThe Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, J.D., Business/Entrepreneurship Law Program, 2010 Moot Court, Board Member
    Admitted2010, Pennsylvania; 2010, New Jersey

    Raphael is an associate in the firm's Philadelphia office where he focuses his practice exclusively on workers' compensation litigation. He is currently licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

    Raphael graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a B.A. in Political Science and Communications and subsequently worked for Jones Day as a legal assistant on toxic tort litigation. He returned to school and graduated from Drexel University's Earle Mack School of Law in 2010 with honors in the Business and Entrepreneurship Concentration Program. Raphael was a member of the Moot Court Board and represented Drexel University in the University of San Diego Criminal Law Moot Court Competition.

    Raphael's involvement with the local Camden and Chester communities during law school earned him distinctions for his pro bono services to those communities.

    Classes/Seminars Taught

    Dial I For IRE - An Overview of Impairment Rating Evaluations in Pennsylvania, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, Philadelphia, PA, November 30, 2012

    The Relationship Between the Heart and Lung Act and the PA Workers' Compensation Act, AmeriHealth Casualty Services Inc., 2011

    Past Employment Positions

    ••U.S. Department of Justice, Law Clerk

    •Camden County Prosecutor's Office, certified legal intern

    •Honorable Judge Cohn Jubelirer, judicial clerk

    Year Joined Organization: 2011

    The Disregarded Diagnosis-How to Litigate the Termination Petition Without an Unreasonable Contest
    Defense Digest Article • December 17, 2013
    By Andrea Cicero Rock, Esq. and Raphael Duran, Esq.*Key Points:A medical expert's testimony is not competent to support a workers' compensation termination of benefits if it does not acknowledge the accepted work injuries..., Defense Digest, Vol. 19, No. 4, December 2013 Defense Digest is prepared by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin to provide information on recent legal developments of interest to our readers. This publication is not intended to...
    Compelling Social Media Issues in Litigation
    Defense Digest Article • February 1, 2013
    By Raphael Duran, Esq. and Andrea Cicero Rock, Esq.* Key Points:Social media can be utilized in workers' compensation matters.Common Pleas Court decision in Largant v. Reed permits access to social media passwords and..., Defense Digest, Vol. 19, No. 1, March 2013

    Reported CasesPublished Works: The Disregarded Diagnosis--How to Litigate the Termination Petition Without an Unreasonable Contest, Defense Digest, Vol. 19, No. 4, December 2013, co-author; Compelling Social Media Issues in Litigation, Defense Digest, Vol. 19, No. 1, March 2013, co-author

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    The Disregarded Diagnosis--How to Litigate the Termination Petition Without an Unreasonable Contest
    Raphael M. Duran,Andrea C. Rock, December 18, 2013
    Both defense attorneys and insurance adjusters have been in the situation where they receive an IME report in which the doctor seems to have disagreed with the work-related diagnoses or ignored what was judicially determined as work-related by a workers’ compensation judge. While this...
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    Raphael M. Duran

    2000 Market Street, Suite 2300
    PhiladelphiaPA 19103


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