Scott D. Goldberg

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Boston, MA

The Law Firm of Scott D. Goldberg, PC
 | 52 Temple Place, 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02111
Phone: 617-227-1888
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1988
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

The Law Firm of Scott D. Goldberg, P.C. is dedicated to personal injury law. In fact, representing personal injury victims is his only area of legal expertise. But Scott Goldberg is not your typical personal injury lawyer. He believes that when you suffer an injury due to someone else’s fault, you deserve more than just an experienced attorney - you deserve an attorney who understands what you are feeling and going through. Attorney Goldberg and his law firm provide personal attention for his clients and he is available to answer their questions and guide them through the process step-by-step. 

Mr. Goldberg graduated from Rutgers University in New Jersey in 1984 and then earned his law degree from Suffolk University Law School in Boston in 1987. For 30 years Attorney Goldberg has represented people injured in: car crashes including distracted driving; pedestrian and bicycle strikes; motorcycle and truck collisions; dog bite attacks; slip and falls due to unsafe premises such as flooring and stairways; and injuries from defective products.  His clients have suffered injuries including: concussions and other head traumas, disc and spinal injuries, muscle, ligament and nerve damage; fractures; chronic pain; scarring; depression, anxiety, emotional distress and post-traumatic stress disorder. Attorney Goldberg has helped clients recover lost wages and for the financial losses from the ability to work, medical expenses, compensation for pain and suffering, and for the interference of their chosen activities.

In addition, since 1990, Attorney Goldberg has represented police officers who have been injured on-duty and off. He represents many members of the Boston Police Department, the Boston Police Patrolmen's Association, MassCop, and police officers from numerous cities and towns. Attorney Goldberg has successfully obtained compensation for them including lost wages, detail, and overtime pay, in addition to pain and suffering.

Attorney Goldberg is also prominent in the legal community. Mr. Goldberg has served as the Chair of the Massachusetts Bar Association's Sole Practitioner & Small Firm Section, two years on the MBA's Law Practice Management Section, and then was a founding member of the MBA's Dispute Resolution Section Counsel. Attorney Goldberg is an active member of, and monthly contributor to, the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys. For the past several years has been on MATA's Board of Governors and in addition, in 2017 was apppointed by the President of MATA to serve on the Executive Committee. In 2018 Attorney Goldberg accepted the position of Chair of Fundraising from MATA and is also now a Trustee of the MATA's Lawyers for Action PAC. Attorney Goldberg is also a member of the American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America).

In addition to being selected as a Massachusetts' Super Lawyer in personal injury law for the past five years, Attorney Goldberg has consistently earned an Avvo rating of "Superb," its highest rating, and the Client's Choice Award every year. Reviews by his clients can be read through


Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (100%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff


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Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2018

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About Scott Goldberg

Admitted: 1988, Massachusetts

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  • President's Award from the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys (MATA) in 2015 and most recently in 2018 for his dedication and contributions to the organization, which fights for consumer and injury victims' rights., Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys President's Award, 2014
  • Client's Choice Award, Avvo
  • Awarded the highest ranking of “Superb”, 10 out of 10, AVVO

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys (MATA) - Chair of Fundraising since 2017 to present;  Presidential Appointment to the Board of Governors, Voting Member of the Executive Committee, Chair of Fundraising and Trustee of Lawyers for Action PAC.
  • Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA) - Past council member of the Law Practice Management Section,  Past Chair of The Sole Practitioner & Small Firm Section, and 2017 founding counsel member of the Dispute Resolution section, and a prior voting member of the House of Delegates.
  • American Association For Justice (AAJ) formerly The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA) - Member

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Annual Sponsor of Lexington Youth Baseball League
  • Past volunteer photographer and Logistics Coorindator for the Lexington Youth Summer Theatre (LYST).

Representative Clients:

  • Confidential

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Black Belt and former Sensei in Kempo Karate, and 1st Degree Black Belt in Ed Parker's Kenpo Karate.

Educational Background:

  • Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ , 1984
Office Location for Scott D. Goldberg

52 Temple Place
4th Floor
Boston, MA 02111

Phone: 617-227-1888


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Last Updated: 9/21/2018

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