Attorney Profile

John P. Hayes

John Hayes

Forsberg & Umlauf, P.S.
901 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1400
Seattle, WA 98164

Washington (WA)

Contact Contact John P. Hayes
T: 206-689-8500
F: 206-689-8501

Practice Areas: Civil Litigation: Defense (60%), Professional Liability: Defense (20%), Insurance Coverage (20%)

Civil Litigation: Defense

Professional Liability: Defense

Insurance Coverage


Mr. Hayes is a shareholder with Forsberg & Umlauf, P.S. He has a wide ranging practice including defense of construction defect, employment, product liability, personal injury, professional liability, maritime, and commercial contract disputes. He has chaired the firm’s Maritime Practice Group, Construction Practice Group and Employment Practices Group. He represents insurance carriers in marine, commercial general liability and personal lines insurance coverage and bad faith litigations. He is a member of the American Arbitration Association Commercial panel of Arbitrators, was the Director and Vice President of Human Resources and Administration for the Lockheed Shipbuilding and Construction Company in Seattle, and was the Compliance director for the Puget Sound Air Pollution Control Board.

Years of Selection

Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2015

Historical data is only available from 2003

About John Hayes

Admitted: 1991, Washington

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Educational Background:

  • College of The Holy Cross, B.A., 1966; California State University, M.A., 1975; Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 1991, Summa Cum Laude, Scott Scholar, Selected for Law Review
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