Senior Director of Law Firm Recruiting
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2002
M.B.A., University of Virginia, 2002
B.A., Stanford University, 1995
Prior to joining the Office of Career Services, Patrice Hayden was an associate at Bryan Cave in Washington, D.C., where she specialized in white-collar, regulatory and consumer-protection matters. During her tenure at Bryan Cave, she spent five years on the recruiting committee, culminating in her chairing the summer program, and served as co-chair of the office’s Lawyers of Color affinity group.
Hayden received a Bachelor of Arts in international relations from Stanford University and her J.D. and MBA from the University of Virginia. While at UVA, Hayden was the career services chairperson for the Black Law Students Association, an articles editor for the Virginia Journal of Law & Technology and a member of Phi Alpha Delta and the Women of Color student organizations. She was also elected to Omicron Delta Kappa and the Raven Society.