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Donald W. Blakesley

Donald W. Blakesley

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(800) 785-5399

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Listed in Best Lawyers Listed in Best Lawyers


Concentrating in civil trial practice, Donald W. Blakesley has distinguished himself by recovering substantial awards and settlements for his clients in their claims for worker’s compensation and as the result of medical malpractice, product defects and personal injuries. A member of the firm since 1978, Attorney Blakesley is recognized as one of the top practitioners of workers’ compensation law in Massachusetts and is listed in the publication, The Best Lawyer’s in America.

Attorney Blakesley graduated cum laude from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and cum laude from Western New England College School of Law, where he was on the Law Review. He held the position of Adjunct Professor of Law at Western New England College School of Law for 10 years, teaching that school’s only course in workers’ compensation law.

He is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of Massachusetts and before the Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents and the Social Security Administration. Attorney Blakesley is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Hampden County Bar Association, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys. Over the last decade, Attorney Blakesley has been selected for inclusion in the annual publication, The Best Lawyers in America. Attorney Blakesley has been named by a vote of attorneys across the state for inclusion in the publication “Massachusetts Super Lawyers”, a listing which was also published in Boston Magazine. He also carries the AV rating, the highest rank awarded, in the peer review publication, Martindale-Hubbell.

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  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Pellegrini, Seeley, Ryan & Blakeley, PC is a BBB Accredited Lawyer in Springfield, MA
  • 2013 Best Law Firms U.S. News
  • Best Lawyers, Lawyer of the Year 2013

Locations in MA

Springfield Office(413) 785-5300
1145 Main Street, Suite 308,
Springfield, MA 01103

North Adams Office(413) 664-8429
85 Main Street, Room 216,
North Adams, MA 01247

Pittsfield Office(413) 445-7750
27 Henry Avenue,
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Northampton Office(413) 584-5888
64 Gothic Street, Suite 5,
Northampton, MA 01060

Worcester Office(508) 754-7822
390 Main Street, Suite 530,
Worcester, MA 01608

Framingham Office(508) 969-1333
945 Concord Street,
Framingham, MA 01701

Cambridge Office(617) 996-0399
1 Mifflin Place, Suite 400,
Cambridge, MA 02138

Boston Office(617) 981-4903
8 Faneuil Hall Marketplace, 3rd Floor,
Boston, MA 02109

Locations in CT

East Haven Office 845 Foxon Road, East Haven, CT 06513

Windsor Office 360 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite 301, Windsor, CT 06095