Also known as Richard Hastings

Richard P Hastings

Richard P Hastings

Personal Injury Lawyer
Ridgefield, CT




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About Me

       I have been named one of the top 100 trial lawyers in CT by The National Trial Lawyers. I am  a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum which is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.          I ...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check


Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Motor Vehicle Accident

Posted by: Laurie 12 months ago.

I was involved in a motor vehicle accident where the insurance adjuster claimed that it was a low impact collision and that I had numerous pre-...

Outstanding Injury Lawyer

Posted by: Zachary almost 2 years ago.

Attorney Hastings is an outstanding injury lawyer, that I am so thankful to have representing me in my car accident case. He is very aggressive and...
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Dmitriy Shakhnevich
Dmitriy Shakhnevich

Brooklyn, NY

7 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer.
Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Richard. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
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1984 License Status: Active for the state of Connecticut.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1988 – present

Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP


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1983 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Fordham University School of Law


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2015 Nation's Top Attorneys

The National Association of Distinguished Counsel


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1984- 1988 Member

American Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 184 publications

2014 Full Recovery: Think Like an Adjuster

Bill of Particulars (New York State Trial Lawyers Association)

2014 Negotiating Skills Vital For Successful Mediations

Connecticut Law Tribune

Speaking Engagements

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2015 Leveraging Demand Letters to Obtain High Settlements in Auto Accident Cases

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2014 Leveraging Colossus in Auto Accident Claim Recovery: Guidance for Counsel

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