Rhode Island Personal Injury Lawyer: Using Expert Witnesses For Significant Injury Cases

December 21st, 2018

In personal injury cases, witnesses provide important evidence towards winning your case.  While “fact witnesses” may testify concerning firsthand knowledge of the facts surrounding a personal injury such as a car accident or slip-and-fall accidents, Rhode Island and Massachusetts law also permits “expert testimony” under certain circumstances.  At the Bottaro Law Firm, we have the […]

The Use of Expert Witnesses in Personal Injury Cases

November 20th, 2017

When a personal injury case goes to trial expert witnesses are often used to support an injured victim’s claim. An expert witness is a professional who has specific technical and/or scientific knowledge in a particular subject area. Consequently, an expert witness is permitted to give his opinion while testifying, which is generally prohibited from other […]