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Robin Gouveia

Robin Gouveia

A Personal Injury & Disability Law Firm
  • Personal Injury, Social Security Disability, Medical Malpractice...
  • Massachusetts, Rhode Island
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Summary

Attorney D. Robin Gouveia has been with dOliveira & Associates since June of 2011, however, she has been practicing personal injury law for over 20 years beginning in December of 1998. Since joining the firm, Attorney Gouveia has been exclusively practicing personal injury and disability law. Attorney Gouveia works with clients from the East Providence, Middletown, Pawtucket, Fall River and New Bedford areas. Attorney Gouveia graduated from Bishop Stang High School in Smith Mills, MA in 1985. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1989 from UMASS Dartmouth. She received her law degree from Southern New England Law School in 1998. Attorney Gouveia is admitted to practice law in RI and MA state court and MA United States District Court. Attorney Gouveia’s professional association admissions include the Rhode Island Bar Association the Massachusetts Bar Association, the New Bedford Bar Association, the Bristol County Bar Association and the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys. Attorney D Robin Gouveia has just been selected to the Rhode Island Association for Justice Board of Governors (formerly RI Trial Lawyers Association). The Board of Governors is the governing body in the state of Rhode Island for members of the trial bar and consists of experienced and highly recognized Rhode Island Attorneys. The mission of the American Association for Justice is to promote a fair and effective justice system, and to support the work of attorneys in their efforts to ensure that any person who is injured by the misconduct or negligence of others can obtain justice in America's courtrooms, even when taking on the most powerful interests.

Education
New England Law | Boston
J.D. (1998) | Juris Doctorate
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University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth
B.S. (1985)
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Professional Experience
Managing Attorney
d'Oliveira & Associates
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Robin comes to d'Oliveira & Associates with extensive personal injury experience while working with Morgan & Murphy law firm. She also worked for several years as an insurance adjuster. Currently, she manages the law offices in New Bedford, Pawtucket, East Providence, Fall River and Middletown.
Associate Attorney
d'Oliveira & Morgan
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Publications
Articles & Publications
New Bedford Woman Injured In Pedestrian Accident Gets $950,000 From Bedivere Insurance
Portsmouth, RI Woman Receives $250,000 In Dog Bite Settlement From Commerce Insurance
Pawtucket Car Accident Lawyer Discusses the Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid After a Car Accident
Multiple Car Accident: Who is at Fault?
MA Workers’ Compensation Infographic
Acushnet, MA Woman Receives $138,000 from Supermarket in Slip and Fall Settlement
Fall River, MA Man Gets $230,000 from Commerce Insurance in Car Accident Settlement
Fall River, MA Woman Receives $100,000 from Commerce Insurance in Car Accident Settlement
What to Know about Recent Newport, RI Road Construction
Middletown, RI Man Gets $150,000 from Geico and USAA Insurance in Car Accident Settlement
New Bedford, MA Man Gets $450,000 Settlement From Travelers Insurance in Construction Site Accident
What to Know about New Pawtucket Speed Cameras
Injured in a Fall River Hit-and-Run Accident?
Newport Slip and Fall Attorney Warns of Swimming Pool Slipping Hazards during Summertime
Quick Safety Tips to Remember When Faced with Emergency Vehicles While Driving
New Bedford Hospital to Open New Level II Trauma Center
What to Know About the New Rhode Island License Plate Law
What to Know about Increased RI Police Response to Seat Belt Laws
Injured Motorcyclist Gets $250,000 Settlement from Progressive Insurance
Auto Accidents and Distracted Driving
Tips for Getting Compensation After a Slip-and-Fall Injury in Pawtucket
What Kinds of Cases Does a New Bedford Personal Injury Lawyer Take?
Factors That Contribute to the High Rate of Motorcycle Accidents in Rhode Island
What Can A Pawtucket Personal Injury Lawyer Do For Me?
What are the Costs Associated with a Personal Injury Case?
New Bedford Woman Gets $250,000 Settlement from Arbella Insurance
Mental Health Repercussions Following Car Accidents
Fall River, MA Auto Accident Attorney Discusses Driving Dangerous and Ways to Stay Safe
Tips for Avoiding Slip-and-Fall Injuries While at Work
What If I am Denied Workers’ Compensation in Pawtucket?
How Do I Report a Car Accident?
Car Repairs, Diminished Value, Total Loss, and Other Costs of Property Damage
Fall River, Massachusetts Auto Accident Attorney: Crash Statistics
Remember To File A Claim Before The Massachusetts Statute Of Limitations Expires
Should I Hire a Lawyer if I am Injured at Work in Fall River?
Do I Need a Lawyer if I am Injured at Work in New Bedford?
What Legal Rights Do I Have After An Accident?
Should I Hire a Lawyer if I am Injured at Work in Fall River?
New Bedford Woman Receives $125,000 From Commerce Insurance
Swansea Man Receives $100,000 from Commerce Insurance
Car Accidents in New Bedford, Massachusetts
Newport Car Accident Lawyer: Do I Need an Attorney?
Rear End Collision Lawyers In Rhode Island
To Do List Before Winter Driving
Common Questions After a Dog Bite Injury in East Providence
Fall River Woman Receives $100,000 From Commerce Insurance
Tips for Protecting Loved Ones From Nursing Home Abuse
Pawtucket Personal Injury Attorney: Call for a Free Consultation
Trucking Accident Statistics in the United States
Experienced Fall River Car Accident Attorneys
What Are Statute of Limitations in RI?
Should I Be Worried About Infection After a Dog Bite Injury?
Common Questions After a Dog Bite Injury in East Providence
Choosing Your Doctor After an Injury at Work in Pawtucket
Will I Need a Rabies Shot if I am Bitten by a Dog?
Bristol Man Receives $350,000 Settlement From Amica Insurance Company
Should I Hire a Lawyer if I am Injured at Work in Fall River?
Important Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Fall River Dog Bite Lawyer
Top Reasons Why Insurance Companies Deny Workers’ Compensation Claims
Keep Calm And Carry On: Car Accident Procedures
New Survey Finds Safe Driving Habits Differ With Each Generation
Tips for Filing a Claim After a Hit and Run Car Accident
Avoiding Summer Time Slip and Fall Accidents and Injuries at the Pool
A Shift From ‘Horseless Carriage’ To ‘Driverless Car’
What Medical Treatments Are Covered by Workers’ Compensation in Rhode Island?
Central Falls Man Gets $135,000 Settlement From York Risk Insurance
New Bedford Man Gets $187,500 Settlement From New Hampshire Insurance Co.
Fall River Woman Receives $100,000 Settlement From Commerce Insurance Company
Five Important Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer
Can Collision Avoidance Systems Effectively Prevent Auto Accidents?
New Bedford Woman Gets $150,000 Settlement from Plymouth Rock Insurance
The Dangers of Texting while Driving in Massachusetts and Rhode Island
Fall River, MA Man Gets $100,000 Car Accident Settlement from Allstate Insurance Company
MA Man Gets $92,000 Car Accident Settlement From USAA Insurance
Motorcycle Safety Tips for the Spring
Providence, RI Woman Gets $93,000 Car Accident Settlement from Amica Insurance
New Bedford, MA Man Gets $100,000 Car Accident Settlement from AIG Insurance
Moves That Can Minimize Slip and Fall Injuries in Icy Conditions
New Bedford Woman Gets $130,000 Dog Bite Settlement from Travelers Insurance Co.
The Best Tips to Stay Safe on Pawtucket’s S-Curves
What an Injured Passenger Should Do After an Uber Accident
National Teen Driver Safety Week Focuses On Distracted Driving
Worker Has Legs Amputated After Getting Stuck in Machinery
Hurricane Damaged Vehicles Could Surface on Used Car Lots
Labor Day DUI Crackdown in Rhode Island
Rhode Island is Getting Ready for Driverless Vehicles
Bus Driver Faces Charges in Fatal Merced County Crash
New E-DUI Law Takes Effect in Washington State
Worker Killed in Boston Area Construction Accident
Massachusetts Communities Cleaning up After Powerful Rain Storms
Middletown, RI Woman Gets $130,000 Car Accident Settlement from American Commerce Insurance
Seekonk, MA Woman Gets $150,000 Car Accident Settlement From Ohio Mutual Insurance
Which Common Places In Massachusetts Are People Most Likely To Be Bitten By Dogs?
Outdoor Slip And Fall Injuries In Middletown, RI
Utilizing Modern Smartphone Technology Could Diminish Workplace Injuries
Sharp Increase in Distracted Walking Deaths Raises Questions
National Dog Bite Prevention Week Promotes Safety This April
AAA Deems Millennials Most Dangerous Drivers on the Road
Pawtucket, RI Man Receives $200,000 Workers Compensation Settlement with Hartford Fire Insurance
Westport, MA Woman Gets $130,000 Car Accident Settlement from MetLife Auto & Home
How Autonomous Cars Could Change Auto Recalling Procedures
Involved In An Accident While Working?
Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act Injuries
Occupational Diseases and Injuries of Today’s Workplace
The Risky Business of Nursing: Injuries In The Health Care Profession On The Rise
Why Do I Need To Hire A Workers’ Compensation Lawyer For My Injury?
Warehouse, Factory and Industrial Workplace Injuries
Citations for Distracted Driving Have Doubled in Rhode Island
d’Oliveira & Associates Southeastern MA Client Received $300,000 in Dog Bite Settlement
New Exoskeleton Technology for the Construction Worker of the Future
Marion Women Gets $100,000 in Car Accident Settlement from Commerce Insurance
New Report Shows Dramatic Increase in Car Accident Deaths
Newport, RI Woman Receives $175,000 in Slip and Fall Accident
Report: Texting While Driving Offenses Continue to Increase in Massachusetts
Practical Tips to Help Avoid Serious Injury in an Auto Accident
Rhode Island Passes Drunk Driving Ignition Lock System Bill
AAA: Fourth of July Will Break Travel Volume Record
Fall River, MA Women Gets $100,000 Car Accident Settlement from Commerce Insurance Company
Most Common Types of Dog Bites in Newport, Rhode Island
d’Oliveira & Associates Obtains $950k Settlement for New Bedford Client
Rhode Island Enforces Safety Belt Law
Newport, RI Slip and Fall Lawyer Helps Injured Victims
d’Oliveira & Associates Obtains $100,000 Car Accident Settlement for New Bedford Client
d’Olveira & Associates Obtains $160,000 Car Accident Settlement for Tiverton, RI Client
Does Automatic Braking Prevent Car Accidents?
Importance Of Police Reports In Middletown, RI Car Accident Cases
Winter Tires Help Prevent Newport, RI Car Accidents
Middletown Car Accident Lawyers Warn About Letting Others Use Your Car
Driving to Endanger in Newport, RI
Five Things to Know If You Have Been Injured In a Middletown, RI Car Accident
Massachusetts Woman Gets $800,000 Car Accident Settlement
Seeking Compensation for a Fall River Slip-and-Fall Accident
East Providence Slip and Fall Lawyer Provides Useful Tips
Brockton, MA Driver Caused Three-Car Accident and Rollover
Fall River Man Gets $71,000 Car Accident Settlement From Commerce Insurance Company
RI Motorcycle Accident Brain Injuries
Newport RI Area Attractions
New Bedford, MA Child Gets $100,000 Settlement After Motor Vehicle Accident
Slip and Fall Victim in Fall River Gets $150,000 Settlement
What Should You Do After a Pawtucket Slip-and-Fall Accident?
New Bedford Man With Broken Leg Gets $100,000 Settlement
North Providence Man Gets $100,000 Settlement After Car Accident
East Providence Personal Injury Lawyers Get $140,000 Settlement For Their Client
Law Firm Gets Fall River Woman $100,000 Settlement
Boston & Providence Rank as Worst Drivers in U.S.
Massachusetts Considering Banning Use of Hand-Held Mobile Devices
Safe Driving Tips For Back To School
Robot Cars and Car Accidents
August Is Considered the Most Dangerous Month to Drive
Strategies Insurance Adjusters Use to Reduce Your Settlement
Law Firm Gets $195,000 Car Accident Settlement For Elderly Man
Pickup Truck Sunk Into Sinkhole
What is The Most Dangerous Time of Day To Drive?
What to Do After a Dog Bite if You Live in Bristol County, Massachusetts
New Bedford Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Negotiates $100,000 Settlement For Client
Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Gets Fall River Man $100,000 Settlement
d’Oliveira & Associates Wins 125K for Newport Car Accident Client
How To Avoid Buying A Used Car That Was Recalled But Not Repaired
Falmouth Woman Gets $100,000 Car Accident Settlement
New Bedford Man Gets $100,000 Car Accident Settlement
Don’t Get a D.U.I. From Your Allergy Medication
New Bedford Woman Gets $100,000 Settlement After Car Accident
Middletown Car Accident Lawyer Gets $100,000 For Injured Pedestrian
Pawtucket Woman Gets $150,000 Car Accident Settlement
Newport County, RI Woman Collects $150,000 Settlement
Getting Fair Compensation for Motorcycle Accident Injuries
Middletown, RI Auto Accident Lawyer Discusses Why You Should Always Speak to a Lawyer Before the Insurance Company
d'Oliveira & Associates
Fall River Law Firm gets woman $100,000 Settlement from Geico Insurance Company
d'Oliveira & Associates
Injury Lawyers Get $200,000 for Pawtucket Man Injured In a Car Accident
d'Oliveira & Associates
Dealing with Unpredictable Elderly Drivers
Salt Shortage Worsens Roadway Conditions during Winter in Fall River
Injured in a Fall River Hit-and-Run Accident?
Awards
15-Year Outstanding Service
d'Oliveira & Associates
Presentation skills, negotiation skills, and trial techniques.
Law Firm Lawyers
Professional Associations
New Be
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Rhode Island Association for Justice
Board of Governors
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Rhode Island Association for Justice
Board of Governors
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Rhode Island State Bar
Member
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Rhode Island State Bar
Member
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Massachusetts Academy of Trial Lawyers
Member
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Massachusetts State Bar
Member
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Activities: • Massachusetts State Bar • Rhode Island State Bar • New England Bar Association • Admitted in State Courts • Admitted in Federal Courts
Massachusetts State Bar
Member
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Massachusetts
Rhode Island
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    No fee unless we settle your case
  • Contingent Fees
    FREE - No Obligation, Evaluation of your case.
Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security Disability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Asbestos & Mesothelioma
Additional Practice Area
  • Dog Bite Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
New Bedford Personal Injury Lawyer
Website
New Bedford Auto Accident Lawyer
Blog
New Bedford Personal Injury Blog
Blog
New Bedford Workers’ Compensation Lawyer
Contact & Map
New Bedford Office
930 Kempton Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
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Telephone: (508) 984-8400
Fax: (774) 992-0633
Pawtucket Office
11 George Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
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Telephone: (401) 365-6001
Fax: (401) 365-6005
Fall River Office
408 Bedford Street
Fall River, MA 02720
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Telephone: (508) 677-0500
Fax: (508) 677-0507
East Providence Office
2540 Pawtucket Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
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Telephone: (401) 431-1990
Fax: (401) 434-9366
Middletown Office
1521 West Main Road
Middletown, RI 02842
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Telephone: (401) 846-5449