J. Darin Hayes
Darin Hayes joined Hutton & Hutton Law Firm, LLC in March of 2002.
Darin's primary focus is on cases that involve catastrophic injuries,
wrongful death and/or health care-related negligence. Over the course
of his career, Darin has secured numerous six- and seven-figure verdicts
and many large but confidential settlements for clients injured as a result
of auto accidents, truck accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home
negligence, and other causes.
Prior to joining Hutton & Hutton Law Firm, LLC, Darin worked for a
prominent Wichita defense firm. His experience gained from working for
the "other side" has served to bolster his abilities to strategically
attack and defuse common defense tactics employed to harm his clients'
cases. Darin holds a bachelor's degree in philosophy, with honors,
from the University of Texas and a Juris Doctor from the University of
Kansas School of Law. He is admitted to practice in state and local courts
throughout Kansas, including the Supreme Court of Kansas, and in the United
States District Courts for the District of Kansas and the United States
Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit. Darin's professional affiliations
include the Kansas Association for Justice, the Kansas Bar Association
and the Wichita Bar Association.
Darin has been selected to
Super Lawyers® and has been recognized as a “Top 100 Trial Lawyer" by the
National Trial Lawyers Association.
In November of 2013, Mr. Hayes has been recognized by the Wichita Business
Journal as Lawyer of the Year for plaintiff personal injury litigation.
In 2015, Mr. Hayes was selected to the Best Lawyers of Kansas by the Best
Lawyers in America.
U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Cir.
B.A. University of Texas, 1990
J.D. University of Kansas, 1994