10501 N. Central Expressway, Suite 106   |   Dallas, Texas 75231   |   p 972-755-7100   f 972-755-7110

About The Firm

At Hayward & Associates, we focus on meeting the needs of our clients in many areas of business restructurings and commercial litigation, including significant Chapter 7 and 11 cases.   Combining breadth of knowledge with many decades of experience, Hayward & Associates represents its clients in the divergent strategies and agendas that are encountered in workout, restructuring, and insolvency matters as well as other aspects of commercial litigation.

We represent the varied interests of creditors’ committees, trustees, institutional lenders, corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies in:

  • Bankruptcy cases
  • Workouts
  • Corporate reorganizations
  • Restructurings and recapitalizations
  • Assignments for the benefit of creditors
  • Commercial litigation
  • Purchase and sale of assets


We provide clients with problem loan analysis, analysis of collateral positions, and prebankruptcy restructuring and planning.   We also assist clients in purchasing or selling assets in liquidations and making equity investments in turnaround situations.

Our attorneys have represented a variety of interests in reorganization matters, including:

  • Financially troubled companies
  • Secured lenders
  • Unsecured and secured creditors’ committees
  • Asset purchasers
  • Equity investors
  • Individual creditors and lessors


Our attorneys are highly experienced in prosecuting the rights of secured creditors and lien holders in bankruptcy cases.   They are also adepts at the treatment of executory contracts and unexpired leases, the purchase and sale of assets at bankruptcy sales, the prosecution and defense of avoidance actions brought under the Bankruptcy Code, and the representation of Chapter 7 and 11 trustees.  


Hayward & Associates attorneys act as mediators to resolve disputes in business bankruptcies and in adversary proceedings arising from Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 cases.


Our firm’s partners have represented large financial corporations, major oil and gas operators, real estate holding companies, the FDIC, major regional banks, former officers and directors, restaurants, sports franchises, bankruptcy trustees, debtors, creditors’ committees and many more.


At Hayward & Associates, we believe no business concern is too great or too small – or too unique.   Our experienced attorneys stand ready to listen to your situation, assess the advantages and difficulties, find the opportunities, craft the strategies, and execute the answers.

For more information, call us today at 972-755-7100.