Hayley's litigation and dispute resolution experience includes a wide range of complex commercial cross border and general commercial disputes, both before the English Courts and in arbitrations, in relation to matters arising out of: breach of contract; breach of fiduciary duties; fraud; joint venture and shareholder disputes; and cross border insolvencies.
Hayley has, as part of a team, advised a range of major international corporations and financial institutions operating out of a variety of sectors, including structured finance, aviation, property, pharmaceutical, industrial, media and fund management. She has also advised on issues arising out of high profile restructurings and insolvencies such as those of Lehman Brothers and MF Global, including disputes which have come before the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court.
Hayley also regularly acts for the firm’s pro bono clients. Her pro bono work has included assisting Public International Law & Policy Group with analysing potential legal challenges to the constitutional laws of Kosovo. She has attended the Bar Pro Bono Unit and regularly provides pro bono legal advice through the Citizen's Advice Bureau at the Royal Courts of Justice.
Hayley is a member of the Junior London Solicitors Litigation Association and the Young International Arbitration Group. In 2014, Hayley was selected to the London Super Lawyers list for her commercial litigation expertise. In 2021, she was honored as one of just 25 “Rising Stars” under 40 by Legal Week, “who represent the best and brightest the U.K. market has to offer.”
Additionally, Hayley has successfully completed the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre’s tribunal secretary accreditation programme.