Holly has a diverse practice, including representing creditors, bankruptcy trustees, and other stakeholders in bankruptcy, federal, and state courts. She also counsels business clients on transactional matters. Holly is a skilled communicator and a strong advocate for her clients. Her focus in every case is to provide practical and efficient solutions, regardless of the scope of her representation.

Previously, Holly represented creditors in complex civil litigation matters federal courts and in circuit courts throughout Oregon. Her litigation background provides an excellent foundation for her transactional practice.

Holly also is active in the community as a nonprofit volunteer, and she represents low-income Oregonians on a pro bono basis through the Legal Aid Services of Oregon Bankruptcy Clinic. She is currently active in several bar organizations, including the OSB Debtor-Creditor Section, the Multnomah Bar Association, and Oregon Women Lawyers. Holly’s favorite place is the Columbia River Gorge. She can often be found hiking, backpacking, and camping in the area.


Selected to the Oregon Super Lawyers Rising Stars list (2017-2022) in the field of Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights See more News See more Articles Print Bio

Representative Matters

  • Bankruptcy trustee representation
  • Federal and State Court litigation
  • Loan documentation
  • Real estate transactions


University of Oregon School of Law (J.D., 2011), Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation
Boise State University (B.A., 2008)


Oregon State Bar
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Oregon
U.S. District Court, District of Oregon


Oregon State Bar Debtor-Creditor Section, Executive Committee and Legislative Committee
Multnomah Bar Association, Board of Directors, YLS Board of Directors (President 2019-2020)
Campaign for Equal Justice
Oregon Women Lawyers

News & Events

Holly Hayman Selected to Serve on the MBA Board of Directors


Holly Hayman has been selected to serve on the MBA Board of Directors. Her three-year term begins on June 1, 2024. READ MORE

Holly Hayman Speaking on University of Oregon School of Law Business Law Program - What do Bankruptcy Lawyers Do?


Holly Hayman will be participating in a panel discussion for the University of Oregon School of Law Business Law Program on Friday, March 10. READ MORE

FWW Welcomes Holly Hayman


Farleigh Wada Witt is pleased to welcome Holly Hayman to the firm as Of Counsel. READ MORE

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