bottaro case results

Millions Recovered Annually for Our Clients

Our practice is limited to only personal injury law.

Our law practice is dedicated to helping those in our Rhode Island and Massachusetts communities who have suffered serious personal injury. Below are examples of the many people we have helped on their road to recovery. Unlike other lawyers, we also pledge that our fees will never be higher than your settlement.

Car, Truck, Bike & Motorcycle Accidents

  • $1,200,000.00 Settlement: Auto products liability case involving airbag deployment resulting in loss of vision in one eye and facial fractures.
  • $660,000 West Warwick, RI Motorcycle Accident:61-year-old man underwent emergency surgery and a knee replacement procedure due to injuries sustained in a serious motorcycle accident. Read the full case summary.
  • $600,000.00 Commercial Truck Accident: Our client suffered multi-level disc injury when steel I-beams fell from a commercial truck on Route 10 resulting in multiple cervical surgeries. Read the full case summary.
  • $500,000.00 Massachusetts Wrongful Death Settlement: This case involved an elderly couple and their granddaughter who were injured after a car turned left in front of their vehicle. The injuries for the woman involved a fractured neck, broken ribs, and an eventual stroke. The man suffered from various injuries from which he never recovered, resulting in his untimely death. Read the full case summary.
  • $325,000.00 Settlement Following Arbitration: Our North Kingstown, RI client was injured in a bike accident, fracturing his patella and requiring emergency surgery. We worked with experts, including a life care planner to ensure our client received fair compensation.
  • $290,000.00 Westerly, RI Auto Accident Settlement: The injuries included a pelvic fracture requiring emergency surgery, inpatient hospitalization, and outpatient rehabilitation.
  • $280,000.00 Block Island, MA Auto Accident With Pedestrian Suffering Multiple Pelvic Fractures.
  • $250,000.00 Settlement for Providence, RI Drunk Driving Auto Crash Into Pedestrian:  This case involved multiple fractures and a closed head injury.  Read the case summary here.
  • $205,000.00 East Providence, RI Motorcycle Accident Settlement: Our client suffered a complex wrist fracture requiring surgery and hardware placement
  • $200,000.00 A Newport pedestrian suffered multiple fractures after she was struck by a driver distracted by her hot coffee.
  • $200,000.00 A Pawtucket tractor trailer driver was involved in a three-way trucking accident resulting in lost wages and residual shoulder pain and tinnitus.
  • $200,000.00 Our client was struck by an elderly driver and dragged behind the car, resulting in multiple injuries and lost wages. Read the full case summary.
  • $175,000.00 Our East Greenwich, RI personal injury client was left with permanent injuries following multiple emergency surgeries.
  • $165,000.00 East Greenwich, RI car accident left a mother and two young children with serious injuries. Read the full case summary.
  • $145,000.00 Smithfield, RI Auto Accident Settlement: Our young client suffered injuries to her lumbar and pelvis after being t-boned by another driver. Our orthopedic expert witness provided a permanent impairment rating.
  • $131,000.00 East Greenwich, RI Auto Accident: Defendant struck the rear of our client’s vehicle with extreme force, resulting in a citation. The car accident resulted in a torn rotator cuff requiring surgery.
  • $130,000.00 Settlement for Cranston, RI Personal Injury Pedestrian:  Attorney Mike Bottaro investigated and pursued this claim to a successful resolution on behalf of a Cranston man who suffered a knee injury requiring surgery.
  • $130,000.00 Providence, RI Car Accident Settlement: Personal Injury Attorney Mike Bottaro helps client t-boned in auto crash recovery following surgery. Read the full case summary here.
  • $130,000.00 Cranston, RI Car Accident: Our firm obtained the maximum benefits available for our client, who required serious back surgery following a RI car accident. Read the full case summary.
  • $125,000.00 Settlement, East Greenwich Rhode Island Motor Vehicle Collision: Our client was struck by such force that he required surgical repair, incurring thousands of dollars in medical expenses and lost wages.
  • $125,000.00 Newport, RI Car Accident Settlement: Defendant rear ended our client’s vehicle with heavy force. As a result, our client lost significant time from work during treatment for injuries including a lumbar disc herniation requiring several procedures.
  • $125,000.00 West Greenwich, RI Auto Accident: Our RI auto accident attorneys obtained a policy limit settlement and UIM benefits for our client who suffered a serious shoulder injury following a rear-end collision on I-95. Read the full case summary.
  • $123,000.00 East Providence, Rhode Island Car Accident Settlement: Our client was injured as the passenger of a car in which the driver did not stop for a red light and the vehicle was subsequently t-boned by an oncoming car. Read the full case summary.
  • $123,000.00 Recovered in Rhode Island Car Accident Settlement. Read the full case summary.
  • $117,000.00 Lincoln, RI Auto Accident: Defendant uninsured motorist swerved into our client’s lane of travel at a high speed on Route 95 resulting in a total loss to our client’s vehicle. Our client suffered multiple injuries including an ankle fracture.
  • $117,000.00 Settlement: What happens if you are injured in a Rhode Island auto accident and the at fault party’s bodily injury (“BI”) insurance limits are inadequate to cover your losses? Read the full case summary.
  • $115,000.00 Settlement: Attorney Mike Bottaro negotiated the maximum $115,000 settlement for our client who was severely injured in a motorcycle accident. Our client didn’t need to appear in Court, and could focus on his recovery. Read the full case summary.
  • $110,000.00 Coventry, Rhode Island Car Accident Personal Injury Settlement:  Attorney Mike Bottaro helped a young mother recover medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering after she suffered an ankle fracture.
  • $110,000.00 North Kingstown, Rhode Island Auto Accident Policy Limit: Defendant failed to maintain a proper lookout upon starting his vehicle, resulting in running over our client’s foot. The resulting complex ankle fracture required surgery.
  • $110,000.00 Settlement: It is a driver’s worst nightmare. When a Rhode Island driver carelessly swerved into our client’s lane, his life was changed in an instant. Read the full case summary.
  • $105,000.00 Pawtucket Rhode Island Car Accident Settlement:  We achieved this top personal injury result after our client suffered a fracture foot with residual injury.
  • $100,000.00 Settlement Relating To Boston, MA Car Crash:  Attorney Mike Bottaro helped our client following a violent t-bone collision in which she suffered a non-displaced cervical fracture.
  • $100,000.00 Wareham, MA Maximum Policy Limit Settlement:  Defendant struck our client at highway speeds, causing multiple fractures, inpatient hospitalization, amongst other personal injuries.
  • $100,000.00 East Greenwich RI Auto Accident Settlement: With Shoulder And Cervical Injuries. This case resolved after discovery, depositions, and mediation.
  • $100,000.00 Settlement: Our firm recovered $100,000.00 for our client who was seriously injured on her way to work several years ago when a young distracted driver slammed into the rear of her vehicle. Read the full case summary.
  • $100,000.00 Motorcycle Accident: While riding his motorcycle on Route 140, our client was struck by a driver distracted by a text message, resulting in an intracerebral hemorrhage and an L2 compression fracture. Our RI personal injury attorneys pursued the case to a maximum benefits settlement. Read the full case summary.
  • $95,000.00 Our Coventry, RI personal injury client was involved in a I-95 highway accident caused by speeding driver resulting in disc injuries.
  • $93,000.00 North Providence Bicycle Crash Settlement:  An elderly driver struck our cyclist client resulting in personal injuries with surgery and lost wages.  When the auto insurance company refused payment, Attorney Mike Bottaro filed suit and pursued the case through successful settlement.
  • $90,000.00 A Woonsocket car accident victim was involved in a rollover accident, causing fracture and a resulting scar.
  • $88,000.00 Our Cranston, RI client suffered personal injuries when her car was rear-ended. Read the full case summary.
  • $85,000.00 A young mother of three was t-boned by a drunk driver in a motor vehicle collision.
  • $80,000.00 Woonsocket Motorcycle Accident: Defendant pulled out of a bank parking lot causing our client to lay his bike down and resulting in emergency knee surgery.
  • $80,000.00 A Providence multi-car accident victim suffered disc injuries.
  • $77,500.00 When a Providence, Rhode Island driver barreled into the rear of our client’s vehicle, the driver added injury to insult by attempting to flee the scene.  Read the full case summary.
  • $75,000.00 Pawtucket, RI Auto Accident: Defendant was entering Route 95 when she slammed into the rear of our client’s vehicle. The resulting injuries included residual post-traumatic headaches.
  • $75,000.00 In Rhode Island fall case, granite slab causes fractured leg to 5-year-old girl. Read the full case summary.
  • $75,000.00 Policy Limit Settlement What began as a promising day of charitable work turned into a nightmare for our Rhode Island personal injury client motorcyclist when she was struck by a young inattentive driver. Read the full case summary.
  • $70,500.00 Brewster, MA Auto Accident Settlement:Defendant driver attempted a left hand turn in front of our client resulting in heavy vehicle damage and post concussive mild traumatic brain injury (TBI).
  • $66,240.00 A Newport, RI woman was struck by a drunk driver while crossing the street, resulting in lasting impairments. Read the full case summary.
  • $65,000.00 Our Chepachet, RI client suffered personal injuries when his motorcycle was cut off by another vehicle. Read the full case summary.
  • $63,000.00 Coventry, RI auto accident victim had residual injuries and lost wages.
  • $60,000.00 Our Coventry, RI client was struck by a car while riding her bike on the side of the road. Our firm obtained a settlement for her personal injuries. Read the full case summary.
  • $57,000.00 Our client was rear-ended on Route 195 near East Providence, resulting in a multi-car accident and several personal injuries. Read the full case summary.
  • $50,000.00 Policy Limit Settlement Reached In Pawtucket Bike Accident: Our client had been riding Harleys for decades and across thousands of miles without incident. Ironically, it was a short ride near his house that ruined an otherwise pleasant spring day. Read the full case summary.
  • $50,000.00 Pawtucket Motorcycle Accident Maximum Policy Limit Settlement: Our client was injured when hit by a driver who ran a red light. Although hesitant to file, physical injuries forced our client to seek compensation. He ultimately received the best possible, maximum policy limit personal injury settlement as a result of this Rhode Island bike accident. Read the full case summary.
  • Confidential Settlement: Our Cranston, RI client was injured by a construction truck in a car accident requiring emergency cervical discectomy (herniated disc surgery).
  • Confidential Settlement: Multiple occupants were injured in a head on collision.
  • Confidential Settlement: Our Pawtucket, RI car accident client was struck head-on by a drunk driver resulting in corrective eye surgery and permanent impairment. Read the full case summary.
  • Confidential Settlement: Our Massachusetts car accident lawyers obtained a confidential settlement for our client who suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) and other severe injuries when she was struck by a car while crossing the street in a designated pedestrian crosswalk. Read the full case summary.
  • Confidential Policy Limits Settlement: I-95 highway collision in Attleboro, MA results in traumatic brain injury. Read the full case summary.

General Personal Injury

Slip and Fall

  • $180,000.00 Charlestown, RI Client Suffers Complete Tear of Rotator Cuff. This case resolved after suit filed with co-counsel and following significant discovery.
  • $150,000.00 Our Woonsocket, RI client slipped and fell in the parking lot of her apartment complex, resulting in a complete ACL knee tear. Read the full case summary.
  • $150,000.00 Our client suffered a personal injury resulting in trimalleolar ankle fractures. A settlement was reached after our firm filed suit.
  • $145,000.00 State of Rhode Island Slip and Fall On Ice: Our client suffered a complex wrist fracture resulting in external fixation in emergency surgery after slipping and falling on ice.
  • $125,000.00 Our Newport, RI client suffered personal injuries when she tripped over a wheelstop in a café parking lot. Read the full case summary.
  • $100,000.00 Warwick, RI Slip and Fall: Our client was awakened in the night to a fire alarm while staying at a hotel and tripped over an unmarked curbstop at night, resulting in emergency surgery.
  • $100,000.00 Our Salem, MA client suffered personal injuries while getting out of her car in a parking lot that was neglected to be cleared of ice. Read the full case summary.
  • $100,000.00 Our client’s slip and fall injury resulted in nerve impairment.
  • $77,000.00 This Pawtucket slip and fall case involved an alleged violation of the Americans With Disabilities Act and settled the week before trial.

Workers’ Compensation

  • $100,000.00 Workers’ Compensation Settlement: Our client suffered lower back and neck injuries while working at a cable company. His employer claimed that the injuries were not work related. Our RI workers comp attorneys contested these claims and won a $100,000.00 settlement for our client, including an additional $10,000.00 to cover future medical expenses. Read the full case summary.

Nursing Home Abuse

  • $500,000.00 Rhode Island Nursing Home Abuse Pre-Trial Settlement: Personal Injury Attorney Mike Bottaro helps client who suffered amputations from complications after a nursing home injury.
  • $325,000.00 Rhode Island Wrongful Death Settlement Following Nursing Home Abuse: This case involved deviations in the standard of care involving pressure ulcers resulting in death.
  • Confidential RI Nursing Medical Malpractice Settlement: Our client suffered compound fractures and later passed away following a deviation in the applicable standard of care. Our firm filed suit and litigated the case through a successful settlement after expert disclosures.


Contact the Bottaro Law Firm to schedule a free consultation. If you have a personal injury case, our experienced attorneys can help you get any compensation you deserve.