Author and Attorney, Richard Hastings, Hits Best Seller List With “A Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing”

Richard Hastings, legal author and civil litigation attorney, recently hit two separate best seller lists with the new book and legal guide, “A Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing: What Your Insurance Company Doesn’t Want You To Know and Won’t Tell You Until It’s Too Late!”

Ridgefield, CT. – March **, 2011 – Richard P. Hastings, Esq., nationally respected legal author and attorney, recently joined with noted attorney and legal marketing expert, Ben Glass and a select group of America’s leading attorneys to write the book titled, A Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing: What Your Insurance Company Doesn’t Want You To Know And Won’t Tell You Until It’s Too Late! A Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing was published by CelebrityPress™, a leading business and marketing book publisher founded by Nick Nanton, Esq. and business partner, JW Dicks, Esq.

Attorney Hastings, a graduate of the University of Connecticut (Business Administration) and Fordham University School of Law, is 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. He has been named a Connecticut Super Lawyer, which is made up of the top 5% of all lawyers in the state and has been rated superb, by AVVO an online consumer legal rating service.

Mr. Hastings has collected millions of dollars for his clients in cases including motor vehicle accidents, defective products, wrongful death, dog bite incidents, general accident cases, slip and fall incidents, breach of contract claims, unfair trade practice cases, construction litigation, will contests, and general litigation matters.

The new book, A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing: What Your Insurance Company Doesn’t Want You To Know And Won’t Tell You Until It’s Too Late was released on Thursday, March 17, 2011. The book focuses on the legal intricacies of dealing with insurance companies, and why having an attorney who understands insurance companies is imperative for all. Mr. Hastings contributed a chapter titled “The Insurance Company Offered Me Money But I Don’t Know What My Case Is Worth.”

On the day of release, A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing reached best-seller status on, reaching #1 in the Insurance category and #42 in the Personal Finance category.

From CelebrityPress:

Ever felt like you were powerless against an insurance company? Not even sure what types of coverage you purchased or what do to if your claim was denied? Insurance companies are in every aspect of our lives-from birth to death. The attorneys in this book have helped thousands of consumers each year navigate the world of insurance claims. They know the mistakes consumers make, and the tricks insurance companies use to deny or minimize claims. These fifteen attorneys from across the country have teamed up to write this book. Each one of them truly believes that information is the key to maximizing the benefits to which you are entitled, and to keeping the wolves at bay.

After such a successful release, Richard P. Hastings, Esq. will be inducted into The National Academy of Best-Selling Authors™, an organization that honors authors from many of the leading independent best seller lists.

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About Richard Hastings:
Mr. Hastings sits on the Board of Directors of a number of corporations, is involved in numerous general partnerships and serves as legal counsel to countless others.

He is trained as a mediator by Harvard Law School and the Center for Mediation in Law. He has also received advanced negotiation training through Harvard Law School and is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association’s Pro Bono School Expulsion Project.

He holds the title of Distinguished Toastmaster from Toastmasters International, its highest designation. He is involved in a number of philanthropic endeavors, has held board positions in a number of charitable organizations and has received a number of governmental appointments.

He was named a recipient of The National Republican Congressional Committee’s prestigious Businessman of the Year Award. He is the author of the books “How to Find a Great Lawyer”, “How to Explode Your Practice”, “Understanding and Improving the Value of Your Personal Injury Case”, “The Crash Course on Personal Injury Claims in Connecticut”, “The Workbook for The Crash Course on Personal Injury Claims in Connecticut”, “The Crash Course on Child Injury Claims”, “The Workbook for The Crash Course on Child Injury Claims” and “What You Need to Know About Connecticut DUI.”

He resides in Ridgefield and enjoys outdoor activities with his family and riding his Harley.

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