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William J. Hayes

William J. Hayes

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About Me

I  am owner of The Hayes Firm, and Founder of a specialized personal injury attorney network designed to find the best lawyer for each individual client. Every injury is unique, and it's important to have someone with many years of experience and an extensive network to help you find the attorney who is right for you. I will  guide you through the legal maze and get you the help you need. Visit today and receive a free legal consultation!


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Russian

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Practice Areas


  1. Personal Injury: 35%
    36 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. Car Accidents: 25%
    36 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Workers Compensation: 20%
    36 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Medical Malpractice: 20%
    36 years, 1 thousand cases



Contingent (25-33%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:


Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John Eric Romano

    I have worked with Bill on numerous matters over the last 10 years, and I know from first-hand experience that he is an outstanding attorney with a national practice. He puts his clients' interests first and works diligently to obtain the best possible results for each client. His national network of colleagues enables him to provide excellent representation for clients across the country, while his reputation and results have made him the lawyer of choice for many. In addition to his remarkable legal ability, he is a great person and a real pleasure to work with.


    John Romano Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

31 East Blackhorse Pike
Collings Lakes, NJ, 08094




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
President's ClubAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2005
Superior Ct. ArbitratorSalem County1998
Superior Ct. ArbitratorGloucester County1996
Outstanding ServiceClarion University1989
United States PatentUnited States Patent and Trademark Office1989
Practitioner in Good StandingUnited States District Court Eastern Pennsylvania1979
Practitioner in good standingUnited States District Court New Jersey1979
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
FounderDreamLegalTeam.com1999 - Present
FounderWilliam J Hayes and Associates1979 - Present
OwnerThe Hayes Law Firm1979 - Present
Public DefenderCamden County Winslow Twp.1981 - 1997
Public DefenderGloucester County Monroe Twp.1980 - 1994
Planning Board SolicitorAtlantic County BVT1980 - 1983
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Luzerne County Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1980 - Present
New Jersey Association for JusticeMember1980 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1979 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
TUCKER v. GENERAL MOTORS CORP.$5.5 million dollar verdict against General Motors
SUMPTER, et al v. MISTER SOFTEE, INC., et alLarge Six-figure settlement with annuity providing monthly payments for decades
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Publication NameTitleDate
SelfGrowthHow to Deal With Trip and Fall Accidents2011
EzineWrongful Death Claims - Determining Damages and Legal Rights2010
EzineCauses of Tractor Trailer Accidents2010
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Widener University School of LawLawJuris Doctor1978
Rowan UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1975
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
SEO PhiladelphiaLawyer Advertising2010
Newfy-Yank ConferenceInternational Cooperation2009
Let's TalkHost and Moderator of Weekly Legal Topic Television Show1990
Ask the Legal ExpertsHost of Weekly Legal Topic Television Show1980