Hayes, Robert

Robert ''Emmet'' Hayes

Chair, Massachusetts Policy Group

  • Boston
    Washington, D.C.
  • emmet.hayes@lockelord.com


Robert Emmet Hayes serves as Chair of the Firm’s Massachusetts Policy Group with over 25 years of experience assisting public and private businesses with strategic planning, business development, constituency building, community relations and public relations.

He served four terms in the Massachusetts Legislature while authoring landmark legislation for Massachusetts and chairing the Baird Maguire Superfund Advisory Committee.

Emmet co-founded and led a government relations consulting firm, representing a broad range of clients in the areas of public and private transportation, energy regulation, higher education, health care and construction.