Michael A. D'Amico

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Watertown, CT

D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC
 | 465 Straits Turnpike, Watertown, CT 06795
Phone: 860-945-6600
Fax: 860-945-6668
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1986
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%)
    Attorney Profile

    Highly respected attorney Michael A. D'Amico is one of the partners at the law firm of D'Amico & Pettinicchi LLC. At the Watertown, Connecticut, firm, Mr. D'Amico strives to provide high-quality legal representation to injured victims and the families of catastrophically injured victims as they pursue personal injury compensation due to the negligence of other individuals or medical professionals.

    Mr. D'Amico began practicing law in Connecticut in 1986 after earning his law degree from the University of Bridgeport School of Law. He went on to earn board certifications from the National Board of Trial Advocacy in both civil trial law and civil pretrial practice.

    Over the past 30 years, attorney D'Amico has earned much recognition from the legal community. He is a regular guest speaker at legal events, and he has written a number of articles on topics related to personal injury, medical malpractice and product liability law.

    In addition to having earned recognition, he has also earned a number of honors for his long record of success, including membership in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an AV-Preeminent* peer-review rating from Martindale-Hubbell and a "Superb" rating from Avvo. The Best Lawyers in America have also honored him by including him among the best plaintiff attorneys in three categories — medical malpractice, personal injury and product liability.

    In addition to his work on his clients' behalves, Mr. D'Amico also works for the good of the legal community. He is a member of the board of governors of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, the Immediate Past-President of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Associationn and a past member of the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America's National Advisory Board.

    *AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.



    Practice Areas
    • 50%Personal Injury - General
    • 40%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice
    • 10%Personal Injury - Products
    Focus Areas

    Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent, Medical Devices, Products Liability


    Selected to Super Lawyers for 15 yearsbottom-image

    Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2020

    Certificates and Credentials

    • National Board of Trial Advocacy

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    About Michael D'Amico

    Admitted: 1986, Connecticut

    Professional Webpage: https://www.damicopettinicchi.com/attorneys/michael-a-d-amic...


    • Connecticut Super Lawyer in the practice area of Plaintiff's Personal Injury, Law & Politics Magazine since 2006
    •  Listed in The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
    • Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers, 2015
    • Top 100, New England Super Lawyers, 2013
    • New England Super Lawyer in the practice area of Plaintiff's Personal Injury, Law & Politics Magazine since 2007
    • The Best Lawyers in America, 2013
    • 21st Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, 2015
    • Super Lawyers list of Top 50 Lawyers in Connecticut, Law & Politics Magazine, 2011, 2012 and 2013
    • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent Rating
    • Best Lawyers, Lawyers of the Year, 2016
    • Connecticut Law Tribune's Personal Injury Hall of Fame, 2015

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Dual Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy and Civil Pretrial practice, National Board of Trial Advocacy

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Life Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    • President, Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
    • Member, Waterbury Bar
    • State of Connecticut Superior Court, Arbitrator/Fact- Finder in Civil Litigation
    • Board of Examiners, National Board of Trial Advocacy
    • Life Member, Million-Dollar Advocates Forum
    • Elite Lawyers of America, Gold Member
    • Connecticut, 1986
    • Member, American Association for Justice
    • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association - Executive, Medical Malpractice and Legislative Committees
    • Member, Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
    • State of Connecticut Superior Court, Special Settlement Master, Personal Injury Claims
    • National Advisory Board of the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, Board Member
    • Member, Litchfield Bar
    • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member, Board of Governors
    • Member, American Bar
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    Office Location for Michael A. D'Amico

    465 Straits Turnpike
    Watertown, CT 06795

    Phone: 860-945-6600

    Fax: 860-945-6668

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    Last Updated: 5/15/2020

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