Christopher A. Terzian, a seasoned trial attorney with over 30 years of legal experience and close to 25 years of medical malpractice defense litigation experience, is Of Counsel at Martin Clearwater & Bell LLP. Mr. Terzian has obtained defense verdicts in Kings County, Queens County and Westchester County and is responsible for achieving the final disposition of hundreds of medical malpractice cases. He has also obtained many favorable summary judgment decisions.
As a member of MCB’s Medical Malpractice Defense Practice Group, Mr. Terzian defends our client doctors, physicians, academic medical centers and other medical professionals in Westchester County and the surrounding regions of New York.
Prior to his career in medical malpractice defense, Mr. Terzian was a prosecutor for the Bronx County District Attorney’s Office where he obtained trial convictions in cases involving narcotics, manslaughter, armed robbery and sexual assault.
Mr. Terzian received his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law and his B.A. from Fairfield University. He is admitted to practice in New York, before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member of the New York Medical Defense Bar Association and the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Terzian lives in Stamford, CT and is an involved member of his community and he has worked for over 10 years with the Stamford Youth Foundation where he has been a youth football coach.