Attorney Feingold was born and raised in New Bedford, MA. He is married with two children and four grandchildren. In 1969, Bob graduated from Brandeis University with honors in history. After graduating from NYU Law School in 1972, Bob served as a law clerk to the Justices of the Massachusetts Superior Court from 1972 through 1973. Before returning home to New Bedford in 1979, Bob practiced at Brown Rudnick and Freed & Gesmer in Boston. His practice area concentrations include commercial real estate transaction and development, civil litigation, estate planning, and employment and business law. In addition to charitable activities, Bob's interests include, nature photography, gardening (esp. heirloom tomatoes and dahlias), writing and swimming.


  • Brandeis University (B.A. cum laude, with honors in History, 1969)
  • New York University (J.D., 1972)

Bar Associations & Organizations

  • New Bedford Bar Association
  • Bristol County Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • US District Court of Massachusetts
  • First Circuit Court of Appeals

Community Involvement

  • Tifereth Israel Synagogue, President
  • New Bedford Ocean Explorium, Chair
  • Friends Academy, Board Member
  • YMCA, Board Member
  • Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust, Board Member
  • New Bedford Symphony Orchestra, Board Member
  • South Eastern Mass Agricultural Partnership (SEMAP) Board Member