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Attorney Astor is an AV-rated lawyer with 33 years of experience in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, criminal defense and alternative dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration). He serves clients throughout western Massachusetts and has offices in Springfield and Northampton. He has obtained more than 30 six-figure settlements and jury verdicts, and receives many of his cases through referrals from other lawyers. He has lectured and served on panels in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, DUI/DWI defense, and alternative dispute resolution for various bar associations, including the Massachusetts Bar Assocaition and Hampden County Bar Assocaition.


Practice areas


  1. Car Accident: 35%
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 20%
  4. Arbitration: 10%
  5. Mediation: 10%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Susan D Sachs

    Rob and I worked together on several medical malpractice cases. After working directly with him, I can give him my wholehearted endorsement. Rob is meticulous in his preparation and always ready to work hard on a client's behalf.


    Susan Sachs Employee benefits Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Law Offices of Robert H. Astor

One Monarch Place
1414 Main St. Suite 1450
Springfield, MA, 01144

Law Offices of Robert H. Astor

241 King Street
Suite 217
Northampton, MA, 01060



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2015
Pro Bono serviceWomen's Bar Association2013
AV ratingLawyers.com2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Robert H. Astor1979 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysMemberN/A
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Hampshire County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Hampden County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Massachusetts Bar AssociationConsidering, Preparing and Conducting Mediation and Arbitration Hearings2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawBraodcasting & FilmBS - Bachelor of Science1975
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Considering, Preparing and Conducting Mediation and Arbitration HearingsMediation & Arbitration2013
Improving Trial SkillsCross Examining a Doctor2010
Screening and Handling Medical Malpractice ClaimsMedical malpractice2008
Handling Motor Vehicle Accident ClaimsMotor Vehicle Accident Cases2008
Criminal Practice ForumDUI/DWI Laws2006