Richard Hastings
Hastings, Cohan and Walsh, LLP

440 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877, United States
Areas of Practice
  • Class Action
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Real Estate
  • Toxic Torts

Practice/Organization Description

Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP

History and Rating

Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP is one of Ridgefield's largest law firms. Our attorneys have collectively lived in Ridgefield for over 100 years and have been practicing law for over 70 years. The firm encourages continuing professional development and the attorneys participate in civil affairs, professional association activities and continuing legal education programs. As a complement to its abilities, the firm receives numerous referrals from other attorneys both locally and nationally to act as lead counsel in a variety of cases. The firm also has contacts with a large number of some of the best lawyers throughout the country for cases involving serious injury, wrongful death or medical malpractice. We would be able to properly assist you for any of these cases located outside of Connecticut.

Mission Statement

We, at the law firm of Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP, adopt the following Mission Statement:

Provide our clients with the highest quality legal services in a timely and cost-effective manner;

Maintain the highest level of legal and business ethics;

Be ever mindful of the fact that our clients’ interests are paramount;

Always strive to meet the highest standards of service and conduct in our personal and professional lives;

Provide our community with service and support without compensation.


Fordham University School of Law

Professional Associations & Memberships

Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum: Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. Less than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.

Harvard Law School and the Center for Mediation in Law trained mediator. He has also received advanced negotiation training through Harvard Law School.

Connecticut Bar Association's Pro Bono School Expulsion Project.

Honors and Awards

AVVO RATING: 10/10 Superb

Distinguished Toastmaster from Toastmasters International, its highest designation.

The National Republican Congressional Committee's prestigious Businessman of the Year Award.

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