Hayden is a Non-Executive Director at Slater and Gordon, a position he has held since February 2018.
Previously, Hayden was Chief Executive Officer, Australia and prior to that held executive leadership positions across group, service and geographic business units.
Hayden started at Slater and Gordon in 1993 in Melbourne. In the decade that followed, Hayden specialised in personal injury law and was involved in a number of ground breaking legal cases. His work included acting for persons in public and product liability law, assisting asbestos disease sufferers and acting for victims of child sex abuse in clergy institutions.
In late 1999, Hayden was appointed leader of our operations in Western Australia and remained in this role until 2004.
Between 2004 - 2009, Hayden, held leadership positions in our National Workers' Compensation practice group. Among his achievements in this role, Hayden worked proactively with stakeholders to help shape legislative reform of Victorian personal injuries compensation. Hayden has since continued his work with key stakeholders, State and Federal Government and Regulatory bodies.
Professional Qualifications and Admissions
- Admitted to Supreme Court of Western Australia
- Admitted to Supreme Court of Victoria
- Bachelor of Laws, Monash University
- Bachelor of Arts, Monash University
- 1993 - Present, Slater and Gordon