Rhode Island Attorneys Andrew Berg and Catherine Sammartino

Sammartino and Berg, a different kind of legal experience. 401-274-0113

(401) 274-0113


Areas of Practice

Mediation & Arbitration
Employment Law
Civil Litigation
FINRA (formerly NASD)
Personal Injury

Criminal Law
Disability Insurance Claims
and Denials






Sammartino & Berg LLP, a full service law firm in Providence, RI.  We have developed a reputation for the following areas of practice:  employment law, civil litigation, NASD, FINRA, personal injury, criminal law, appeals.

Notable Cases & Settlements *

Settlement during trial of a whistleblower claim against the State of Rhode Island for wrongfully terminated employee in the amount of $200,000, and full restoration of six years of lost pension contributions and credits.

Achieved a $7.6 million settlement for a mother and her three minor children. The mother sustained brain injuries when struck by a pick-up truck while crossing a street.


Obtained $200,000 award in the Rhode Island Commission for Human Rights in a sex discrimination/harassment case. This award is one of the largest in the history of the Commission.


Achieved judgment of $1.3 million after a jury trial in a case of tenure discrimination and retaliation against Brown University. This was the largest jury verdict in Rhode Island for 2003. Shoucair v. Brown University, PSC C.A. 96-2896.


$400,000 settlement in pregnancy discrimination case brought by female physician against her former practice partners.


$4.5 million settlement in contract dispute between a Rhode Island company and Chinese manufacturer.


$575,000 settlement for FINRA discrimination, whistleblower, and wrongful termination claims brought by stockbroker against her former brokerage house employer.


$1.1 million settlement for former power company employee permanently injured on the job but denied a disability pension.


$1.6 million settlement for small Rhode Island company involved in a contract dispute against a Fortune 500 company.


Arbitration award for eight years of back pay, pension benefits, interest, and attorneys fees for unlawfully terminated correctional officer.


Through FINRA arbitration, Sammartino & Berg LLP obtained the nullification of a Promissory Note between Bank of America Investments and one of its former brokers.

$3 million settlement for family members of a police officer killed during a training exercise.

$1.25 million settlement for a student injured following a college sorority party.

* Names are omitted from some of the above descriptions to protect client privacy and confidentiality requirements.


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Sammartino & Berg LLP
1350 Division Road, Suite 102, West Warwick, Rhode Island 02893 map
and 128 Dorrance Street • Suite 530 • Providence, Rhode Island 02903
Telephone: 401-274-0113 • Fax: 401-315-9774
Email: berg@sbllp.net