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Robert A Shuman

Robert A Shuman

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Car Accidents, Wrongful Death, Personal Injury, Spinal Cord Injury

About Me

Named New England SuperLawyer in Boston Magazine for the past 9 years, attorney Shuman  and his dedicated staff of attorneys, nurses and paralegals are commited to obtaining justice for those whose lives have been damaged by the negligence of others.  

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1974

  1. Wrongful Death: 24%
    40 years
  2. Car Accidents: 24%
    40 years
  3. Medical Malpractice: 24%
    40 years
  4. Personal Injury: 23%
    40 years
  5. Spinal Cord Injury: 5%

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Robert. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Lakota Robin Denton

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Lakota Denton Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Robert A. Shuman & Associates, P.C.

10 East Chestnut Street
Sharon, MA, 02067-2060

321 S. Main Street
Providence, RI

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive197704/17/2015
RIAuthorized to practice law197406/23/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
NewEngland/MassachusettsSuper LawyerBoston Magazine2014
New England/Massachusetts Super LawyerBoston Magazine2013
New England/Massachusetts SuperLawyerBoston Magazine2012
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Top 100 Trial LawyersAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2011
New England Super LawyerBoston Magazine2011
New England Super LawyerBoston Magazine2010
New England/Massachsetts SuperLawyerBoston Magazine2009
New England Super LawyerBoston Magazine2008
New England Super LawyerBoston Magazine2007
Massachusetts Super LawyerBoston Magazine2006

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysN/A1995 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Anonymous client vs anonymous emergency room physician and radiologist2.9 million dollar settlement
Anonymous client vs. anonymous cardiologist and nurse practioner2,500,000.00
Premises Liability$1,400,000.00

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1974

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
MATA ANNUAL SEMINARTaking The Deposition of the Defendant Doctor2013
MCLE: Preparing and Using Expert and Lay WitnessesPreparing Your Expert For Trial2010
MATA MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE CONFERENCETaking the Deposition of the defendant physician2009