Areas of Practice
Honors and Awards
- Legislative Achievement Award, Mid-Atlantic States Air and Solid Waste Management Association, 1992
Memberships and Affiliations
Member, Board of Directors, Valley Green Bank, Mount Airy
Counsel to Nutter for Mayor Transition Committee
Governor Rendell's Appointee to the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission.
Former Co-Chair, Department of Environmental Protection Committee, Transition Team for Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell, 2002-2003
Chairman, Pennsylvania Low Emission Vehicle Commission
Member, Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts Advisory Committee
J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 1981
B.A., Boston College, 1978, magna cum laude
- New Jersey
Richard W. Hayden
Richard Hayden focuses his practice on regulatory policy development, project development, compliance and permitting, legislative lobbying, budget matters and contracting support with state agencies.
Richard is one of the three principals of State Street Advisors, LLC, an independent entity not affiliated with Saul Ewing. State Street Advisors provides non-legal consulting including government relations, lobbying services and business solutions to clients in a variety of industries.
Richard served three terms as a Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, where he held seats on the Conservation, Judiciary and Insurance Committees. Among his significant legislative achievements, he was the primary House sponsor and negotiator of major environmental and insurance legislation.