Michael A. Bottar

Michael A. Bottar

Medical Malpractice Attorney

Syracuse, NY





No Misconduct



About Me

As a partner with Bottar Leone, PLLC, my practice is limited to the prosecution of medical malpractice, birth injury, wrongful death, product liability, and severe personal injury actions in all New York State and Federal courts, with an emphasis on claims involving brain and nerve injuries (e.g., cerebral palsy, Erb's palsy, stroke, post-concussion syndrome, paralysis), misdiagnosis, unsafe...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Contingent (10%-33%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Review Michael A. Bottar

Posted by: a Birth Injury client 10 months ago.

Not only is Michael very knowledgeable, he genuinely cared about our family. He made a difficult process go smoothly and we had the utmost...

Professional and compassionate attorney

Posted by: Anonymous about 1 year ago.

I was a healthy 44 year old man until one day when life changed for ever for my family and I. I was consistent in having physicals and had signs that...
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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

Syracuse, NY

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I am very pleased to endorse Michael Bottar. Michael is an excellent lawyer. He cares deeply about those he represents and he is always ready to...
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2004 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2003 – 2006

White & Case LLP


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2003 J.D., summa cum laude (rank 4/247) in Law

Syracuse University College of Law


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2014 Top 10 Under 40 (New York)

National Association of Personal Injury Attorneys


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2006- present Member

New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers

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Showing 2 of 10 publications

2014 Michael A. Bottar, Civil Practice, Survery of New York Law

Syracuse Law Review [ -- Syr. L. Rev. --- ]

2013 Michael A. Bottar, Civil Practice, Survery of New York Law

Syracuse Law Review [63 Syr. L. Rev. 593]

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Medical Malpractice: Technique, Strategy & Procedure

at New York State Bar Association (CLE Faculty, Syracuse, NY)

2013 Making Social Media Your "Friend": Litigating In The Digital Age

at New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers (CLE Faculty, Syracuse, NY)

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