Meet the Tiedemann team
Our commitment to our clients is solidified in our structure as a partnership. From the start, the firm was set up to hand down equity to future generations of Tiedemann employees. Being independent and responsible to ourselves alone allows us to fully invest in our clients.
Hayes is responsible for working with clients and their advisors to develop custom trust, tax and estate planning solutions. He brings experience with Delaware trust law and related advantages relative to each client’s specific short-term and long-term objectives. He serves as the main point of contact for clients, managing execution of the integrated plan and overseeing its ongoing administration, including updates due to evolution of family circumstances and applicable laws. Hayes is also responsible for leading all operations in the Delaware office of Tiedemann Trust Company.
Prior to joining Tiedemann Trust Company in 2001, Hayes worked for J.P. Morgan & Co. Inc., specializing in corporate reorganizations of foreign and domestic securities. While at J.P. Morgan, Hayes also worked jointly with international companies, the New York Stock Exchange and National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) to bring about new stock issues. Prior to J.P. Morgan, Hayes practiced law in Pennsylvania and worked in finance and accounting in both Pennsylvania and Delaware.
Certifications and memberships include:
- Member, State Bar Pennsylvania
- Member State Bar New Jersey
- Member, American Bar Association Tax and Estates Section
- Certified Trust and Financial Advisor
- Grand Trustee, The Grand Opera House of Delaware
Hayes earned a Juris Doctor degree from Widener University School of Law and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Finance from Rider University. He was born and raised in Queens, New York, and currently resides in Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania, with his wife and three children.