Injury Board Attorney Member

Michael Bogdanow

Meehan, Boyle, Black & Bogdanow, P.C.

Boston, Massachusetts

Practice Areas

  • Appellate Litigation
  • Defective & Dangerous Products
  • Head & Brain Injuries
  • Medical Devices & Implants
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Property Owners' Liability (Slip & Fall)
  • Toxic Substances
  • Workplace Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents
  • FDA & Prescription Drugs
  • Mass Transit Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home & Elder Abuse
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Tractor-Trailer Accidents
  • Wrongful Death

Michael's Biography

MICHAEL BOGDANOW is the Managing Partner of the Boston firm Meehan, Boyle, Black & Bogdanow, P.C. (, a firm specializing in representing the victims of personal injuries and wrongful death, while striving for outcomes that create positive change in the community and society at large. The firm has handled such high profile cases as representing the family of the woman killed in the "Big Dig" tunnel and the family of Scott Krueger, who died in a hazing incident at M.I.T. Michael manages the firm and oversees its appellate litigation. He received his J.D. degree, cum laude from Harvard Law School, his Master of Fine Arts degree from Columbia University and his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, with honors in fine arts, from Brandeis University. He is the author of the treatise Massachusetts Tort Damages (Lexis Legal Publishing). He has served as Chair of the Joint Bar Committee on Judicial Appointments, which advises the Governor’s office on the appointment of judges, and as Co-Chair of the Boston Bar Association Litigation Section and President of the Massachusetts Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. He is also a professional artist whose paintings, sculptures and prints are widely exhibited and can be seen at


Brandeis UniversityStudio ArtB.A.1976
Columbia UniversityPainting and SculptureMaster of Fine Arts1979
Harvard Law School J.D.1984

Other Activities, Interests, and Memberships

Representative Published Works:

Massachusetts Tort Damages, Legal Treatise, Lexis Law Publishing, 1993, and Second Ed., 1999, updated annually

Chapter 10, Personal Injury Damages, included in Renehan & Todd, Massachusetts Courtroom Advocacy (MCLE 2005) & Second Ed. (2009)

Chapter 6, Daubert/Lanigan Issues, included in Lauriat & McHugh, Massachusetts Expert Witnesses (MCLE 2002)

Materials Included in Damages in Massachusetts Litigation (Co-Author), Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, 1993 and Supp., 1998

Representative Cases:

Commerce Insurance Company v. Ultimate Livery Service, Inc., 452 Mass. 639 (2008)

Lumbermens Mut. Cas. Co. v. Malacaria, 40 Mass. App. Ct. 184 (1996)

Alter v. City of Newton, 35 Mass. App. Ct. 142 (1993)

Guzman v. MRM/ELGIN, 409 Mass. 567 (1991)

Allen v. Chance Mfg. Co., Inc., 873 F.2d 465 (1st Cir. 1989)

Farm Const. Services, Inc. v. Fudge, 831 F.2d 18 (1st Cir. 1989)

Santella v. Whynott, 27 Mass. App. Ct. 451 (1989)

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