Attorney at Bottaro, Kubin & Yocum
Patrick Bottaro is a managing senior shareholder of Bottaro, Kubin & Yocum, P.C. He practices primarily in the areas of personal injury law, wrongful death, workers compensation, and commercial litigation. Mr. Bottaro practices in the state and federal courts of Missouri, in the United States District Court for the District of Kansas, and in the Missouri Division of Workers’ Compensation. He has handled cases in all phases of litigation including trials, appeals, and mediation.
Mr. Bottaro received his B.A. in Political Science from Creighton University in 1982 and his law degree from the University of Iowa in 1985. Following law school, Mr. Bottaro practiced law for eight years with one of the largest law firms in Kansas City, practicing in the areas of insurance defense, workers’ compensation, and financial institution litigation. In 1993, Mr. Bottaro left that firm to begin his own practice representing the interests of individuals injured physically or financially by the wrongdoing of others – such as wrongful death and auto and semi-tractor trailer accident victims.
Mr. Bottaro has served as a Director of the Lawyers Association of Kansas City. He is currently a member of the Lawyers Association of Kansas City, the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, the Missouri Association of Trial Lawyers, the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Kansas, SuperLawyers of Kansas and Missouri from 2006 to the present, and the American Association of Justice. Mr. Bottaro has been awarded the highest rating for legal ability and ethics (AV) by the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory.