Michael  J. Rugnetta

Associate
Direct: 267.519.4971
Philadelphia
2000 Market Street
Suite 1300
Philadelphia, PA 19103
T: 215.972.7900
F: 215.564.7699
 

Assistant

Venita Ruff
215.972.7900 ext. 4141
vruff@wglaw.com

Michael Rugnetta primarily focuses his practice on the defense of complex claims in the area of medical malpractice representing hospitals, physicians, nurses and other healthcare providers.

Before joining Weber Gallagher, Michael worked at a defense litigation firm in Philadelphia, and before that he worked for two years in Harrisburg at the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General in the Bureau of Consumer Protection, where he oversaw investigations, litigated cases, and worked on multistate litigation with other states.  Before that, he worked in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas as a judicial fellow to the Honorable Angelo J. Foglietta. Michael also interned for the Honorable C. Darnell Jones of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and volunteered in the Labor and Employment Unit of the Philadelphia Law Department where he represented city departments in Civil Service Commission Hearings.

In law school, he served as an articles editor for the American Journal of Law and Medicine where he authored a Recent Case Development. Michael was a Rappaport Fellow in the Massachusetts State House for the summer of 2012 and was selected by BU Law to represent the school in Health Law Moot Court.

Assistant

Venita Ruff
215.972.7900 ext. 4141
vruff@wglaw.com
back to top