Richard Hastings – Connecticut Personal Injury Attorney

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AV Rating from Martindale Hubbell
Selected as a SuperLawyer Within the Last Three Years
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Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP
440 Main Street
Ridgefield, Connecticut, 06877

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(888) 244-5480

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Over the years, Connecticut personal injury attorney Richard P. Hastings has won millions of dollars for his clients in cases as varied as motor vehicle accidents, wrongful death, defective products, slip-and-fall accidents, dog bite incidents, unfair trade practice cases, breach of contract claims, construction litigation, and other personal injury and general litigation matters.

As a member of the prestigious Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Attorney Richard Hastings is one of less than 1% of trial lawyers in the United States who have won million-dollar verdicts or settlements on behalf of his clients. Mr. Hastings has been named a Connecticut Super Lawyer and a New England Super Lawyer, awards that are limited to 5% of a region’s attorneys.

Connecticut Attorney Richard Hastings has also been inducted into the Academy of Best-Selling Authors for co-authoring Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing, a #1 Insurance Best-Seller on He has also written the books “How to Find a Great Lawyer”, “Understanding and Improving the Value of Your Personal Injury Case”, “The Crash Course on Motorcycle Accident Claims”, and several more.

Richard Hastings has gained recognition as one of the New York Area’s Top Rated Lawyers, and was named a Top Lawyer by New Canaan Darien Magazine, Stamford Magazine Greenwich Magazine, Fairfield Magazine, and Westport Weston & Wilton Magazine. Attorney Hastings has an “AV” rating with the Martidale-Hubbell organization – the highest rating possible – and is part of the Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers.

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