Jeffrey M. HayesSr. VP and Associate General Counsel California
Mr. Hayes joined Pathway in 2016 and is a senior vice president and an associate general counsel in the California office. He is responsible for various legal, tax, and compliance issues related to Pathway and its clients, including structuring, negotiating, and monitoring private market investment transactions.
Prior to joining Pathway, Mr. Hayes was in private practice at Payne & Fears, LLP, in its Irvine office, and before that, at O’Melveny & Myers, LLP, in its Newport Beach office. His prior experience includes civil litigation, appeals, mergers & acquisitions and corporate governance work. Mr. Hayes also spent a year as a clerk for the Honorable Sandra Ikuta at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He received a BA in political science from Brigham Young University and a JD, with distinction, from Stanford Law School. Mr. Hayes is a CFA charterholder.