Practice Areas:
• Intellectual Property
• Trademark & Copyright

Education:
• Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, J. D.
• Brigham Young University, Microbiology

Bar Admissions:
• Utah
• Wyoming

Affiliations:
• Utah State Bar Association;
• Wyoming State Bar Association.

Ms. Marci Hayward is an intellectual property attorney.  She has a Bachelors of Science degree in Microbiology, with an emphasis in Environmental and Industrial Microbiology, as well as a minor in Chemistry, from Brigham Young University.  As an undergraduate, she helped conduct research regarding cell-signaling, co-authored an abstract published in the Journal of Abstracts for the 102nd General Meeting for the American Society of Microbiology, and presented her findings at the annual conference for the American Society of Microbiology.

Ms. Hayward received her law degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, at the Yeshiva University, with a concentration in Intellectual Property law.  As a law student, she served as a managing editor for the Cardozo Women’s Law Journal, now known as the Cardozo Journal of Equal Rights and Social Justice.  During this time, she also completed an internship with the Honorable Michael J. Haley, District Court Judge for the 86th District of Michigan.

Ms. Hayward has practiced intellectual property law for several years, and her practice focuses on preparing patent applications, including those related to chemical arts, mechanical arts, and medical devices, as well as the procurement of trademark and copyright protection.  She also assists in the preparation of opinions regarding patentability and infringement of United States patents.  Ms. Hayward is licensed to practice law in both Utah and Wyoming, as well as the United States District Courts for the Districts of Utah and Wyoming.