Bottar Leone, PLLC
Since 1983, Bottar Leone, PLLC has effectively represented clients in claims and lawsuits seeking rightful compensation for injuries, losses, and damages from accidents and incidents caused by negligent parties. We focus exclusively on:
- Medical malpractice and hospital negligence
- Construction, industrial, and workplace accidents
- Dangerous and defective products (Product Liability)
- Unsafe premises (Premises Liability)
- Bridge, roadway, and structure failures
- Serious personal injury
- Traffic accidents
- Wrongful death
- Toxic torts
Based in Syracuse and with satellite offices in Utica, Albany, and Watertown, we represent plaintiffs only in New York State and the northeast area of the nation. Throughout our long and successful history, our experienced attorneys and dedicated support staff have helped thousands of individuals and their families recover the legal compensation they deserve in the wake of life-changing injuries, disabilities, and deaths. In so doing, we have gained national recognition through peer review publications and other honors and awards, such as Newsweek’s 2012 “Showcase of Leaders in Personal Injury.”
Our Reputation for Excellence
Led by partners Anthony S. Bottar and Edward S. Leone, we commit 100 percent of our legal ability and resources to the clients we represent. Our well-earned reputation for excellence reflects the high ethical standards, extensive knowledge, accomplished courtroom skills, and meticulous preparation our staff employs in litigation. In the last three decades, we have effectively resolved more than 9,000 cases for seriously injured patients, motorists, consumers, workers, and others harmed through negligence.
Our carefully prepared and aggressively prosecuted cases are taken to trial in both state and federal courts against a wide range of negligent defendants. These have included medical practitioners, clinics, and hospitals; consumer product manufactures, including automobile and auto parts manufacturers; pharmaceutical giants; medical device manufacturers; trucking companies; construction industry contractors and companies; other large corporations; and local, state, and federal governmental entities. Our firm works on a contingency fee basis in all of the cases we represent.
Seasoned Trial Attorneys in Complex, High-Stakes Litigation
Our seasoned attorneys have more than 100 years of combined legal experience which can be used on your behalf. We apply our considerable legal ability to every case we take on while also maintaining leadership roles in bar associations, supporting local community programs, and consistently lecturing, teaching, and publishing on practice-related issues. In the past five years alone, we have recovered close to $60 million in settlements and verdicts in complex, high-stakes litigation. Our exceptional history of success has been based on a philosophy of deliberately limiting the scope of our practice so that we can more ably serve those faced with specific problems and injustices.
Free Consultation with an Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer
If you have been harmed by a negligent party, you may be facing serious temporary or permanent physical disability, emotional trauma, and financial and other losses. Explore our website so that you can learn more about our firm’s passion for righting preventable wrongs and securing just compensation in such cases. Beyond that, however, we invite you to contact us at (315) 313-6809 or (888) 979-1689 for a telephone conversation or a personal meeting with one of our skilled attorneys.
Six-year-old Struck by SUV No one can ever prepare themselves for an event that leaves their child injured. No matter how careful parents are, or how much they teach their children to be careful when around busy streets and roadways, the unthinkable can happen.
Tour Bus Crash in Fulton No one deserves to be the victim of an accident. Yet, millions suffer daily because of someone else's negligence or carelessness. Just as these people did not deserve to be hurt, they also do not deserve to pay for their
Cycle Crash Caused by Deer Eric Phelps was riding his motorcycle on Sunday in Granby when a deer stepped out onto the roadway and hit the motorcyclist. The bike toppled, falling and landing on Phelps. EMS crews arrived and transported the victim to a local
For nearly 30 years, the regionally known and nationally recognized New York personal injury attorneys of Bottar Leone, PLLC have limited their practice to securing just recoveries for injured patients, consumers, workers and motorists.
To review the biographies of Bottar Leone, PLLC attorneys, …
Bottar Leone, PLLC, was co-founded in 1983 by Anthony S. Bottar and John C. Cherundolo, who practiced for a majority of the next fifteen years as Cherundolo & Bottar, PC. In 1997, Edward S. Leone became a partner, the same year that the Firm obtained a $47,700,000.00 verdict in a severe personal injury and product liability case against a group of defendants, including …
Most of our clients, or potential clients, have never been involved in a lawsuit of any kind, and have many valid questions about the process, including: 1. How long to I have to file a personal injury lawsuit in New York? There is limited time in the State of New York to file a personal injury lawsuit. The time period is known as a statute of limitations. Generally, the time …