Hayley F. Degnan


Hayley Degnan focuses her practice on labor and employment matters. Hayley has experience providing counsel on corporate employment contracts and drafting motions and memoranda related to contract, employment, and bankruptcy claims. She graduated magna cum laude from Wake Forest University, where she served as executive editor of the Wake Forest Law Review. She also participated in the Appellate Advocacy Clinic, during which she filed an appellate brief and reply brief on behalf of a client in the Fourth Circuit.

Hayley is a registered behavioral technician and previously worked for a health agency providing applied behavior analysis therapy to students with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Related Practices




  • J.D. magna cum laude Wake Forest University School of Law 2020
    • Order of the Coif
    • Group leader, Academic Engagement Program
    • Judicial intern, the Honorable Thomas D. Schroeder, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
    • Executive editor, Wake Forest Law Review
  • B.A. English and Philosophy cum laude Washington and Lee University 2016
    • Phi Sigma Tau Honor Society

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia