Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Hayes was a law clerk for the Honorable Jennifer Walker Elrod of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and practiced in the appellate practice group of another international law firm. During law school, Mr. Hayes served as an editor on the Virginia Law Review and as a judicial intern for the Honorable Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.
Benjamin Hayes is an associate in the firm’s Appellate Litigation practice. His work focuses on appellate matters and complex litigation in federal courts. Mr. Hayes has experience in a wide range of areas, including constitutional law, administrative law, and environmental law. He also has experience litigating cases involving the enforcement of arbitral awards against foreign sovereigns in U.S. court.
University of Virginia School of Law