You’ve Won Your RI Jury Trial – Now What?

Jury Trials

It seems like a simple concept but requires a careful look at the laws.  After spending weeks – perhaps months – preparing for a Rhode Island jury trial, you’ve won a verdict.  Now how much will you get paid, and how do you get an enforceable judgment? How Much Will My RI Judgment Total? When…

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Four Steps to Take after a Car Accident

Car Accident

Do you know what to do immediately following a car accident? Many accident victims are surprised to find that the trauma and shock of the accident prevented them from taking the most important steps to protect their health, property, and the validity of possible personal injury claims. Knowing the most critical steps to take right…

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The Bottaro Law Firm’s “Don’t Text & Drive” Scholarship


The mission of the Bottaro Law Firm is to be a beacon of light in helping injured people. We take our jobs very seriously and devote ourselves wholeheartedly to our clients. We enjoy being involved in our community to help prevent injuries while also helping others. We know that having a college education can make…

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Four Ways to Prevent Dog Bites

Dog Bite

Although pet owners have a legal obligation to keep people reasonably safe from their animals, the sad truth is that a large number of dog owners are careless and negligent, even with historically aggressive and dangerous pets. All too often, dangerous dogs roam the streets, unleashed or unattended. What can you do to protect yourself…

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Injuries on Snow or Ice: Who’s at Fault?

Slip and Fall

As we navigate another cold and slippery winter in New England, it is important to understand the premises liability laws regarding snow, ice, and other natural hazards. While many assume that weather-related accidents and injuries are no one’s fault but Mother Nature’s, this simply isn’t the case in some circumstances. If you have been injured…

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Don’t Do Anything to Your Motorcycle After an Accident

Motorcycle Accidents

If you were in a motorcycle accident, you want to do everything you can to help your case. Preserving important evidence is essential. This means you should keep your motorcycle intact and not let it out of your possession without your lawyer’s involvement. What Happens Following a Motorcycle Accident In order to prepare a claim to…

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How We Give Back: The 39th Annual Meeting Street Telethon


During our days in the office, we help our communities by assisting accident victims and the disabled with their legal needs, from getting compensation after an injury to securing the Social Security benefits for those unable to work. However, we are also committed to bettering our community by supporting local causes that are close to…

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