Jessica Hayes

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  • Virginia

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

  • North Carolina

  • Regent University School of Law, Virginia Beach, Virginia
    J.D. - 2009
    Law Review: Regent University Law Review

  • The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
    B.A. (English & Psychology) - 2006

Jessica Hayes's Photo

Jessica Hayes

  • Virginia

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

  • North Carolina

  • Regent University School of Law, Virginia Beach, Virginia
    J.D. - 2009
    Law Review: Regent University Law Review

  • The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
    B.A. (English & Psychology) - 2006

Jessica A. Hayes focuses her practice on estate planning and administration. She enjoys assisting individuals planning for retirement, small business owners, parents of young children, and seniors in creating a plan carefully tailored to meet their unique needs and the needs of their families.

With a background in elder law and special needs planning, Jessica proactively aids clients in identifying and minimizing potential future threats to their estate plan, including long-term care costs and estate taxes. She also guides executors and trustees through the process of estate and trust administration.

  • AV Preeminent Rated, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings

  • Accredited Estate Planner (AEP), National Association of Estate Planners & Councils

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch 2021

  • Coastal Virginia Magazine’s Top Lawyers, 2019 - 2021

  • Virginia Super Lawyers - Super Lawyer, 2021

  • Virginia’s Legal Elite, Virginia Business Magazine, 2019 - 2020

  • Virginia Super Lawyers - Rising Stars, 2019

  • Hampton Roads Estate Planning Council

  • Virginia State Bar, Trusts and Estates Section

  • Virginia Beach Bar Association

  • Norfolk Portsmouth Bar Association

  • LEAD Hampton Roads Class of 2020

  • Hampton Roads Community Foundation, Professional Advisors Committee

  • Andrew H. Hook & Jessica A. Hayes, Explaining the “Inexplicable”: A Response to Powers of Attorney Under the Uniform Power of Attorney Act Including Reference to Virginia Law by F. Philip Manns, Jr., 43 ACTEC L. J. 417 (2018).