Attorney Lorelei M. Hayward is a litigation and trial attorney

Attorney Lorelei M. Hayward concentrates in all aspects of divorce and family law, child welfare cases. Her divorce and family law practice includes representing parties with issues concerning child custody, child support, alimony or spousal support, the valuation and division of assets and debt, visitation schedules or parenting plans, paternity cases, complaints to modify or enforce court orders, prenuptial agreements, guardianships, and adoptions.

She a certified Massachusetts Guardian Ad Litem (GAL) who is appointed by the Probate and Family Court in the counties of Middlesex, Worcester, Norfolk and Barnstable to investigate and report to the Court on matters concerning child custody disputes, parenting plans or visitation schedules, and other issues related to the best interests of the children.

Attorney Hayward’s child welfare practice includes the representation of clients that have an open case with the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families (DCF). She represents clients with matters pertaining to the placement of their children and the defense of allegations of parental neglect or abuse.

Her criminal defense practice focuses on the representation of individuals charged with serious felonies and misdemeanors such as operating under the influence of alcohol (OUI, DUI, DWI), domestic assault, and restraining order violations.



Attorney Lorelei Hayward graduated Cum Laude from Atlantic Union College and earned the degree of Juris Doctor from the New England School of Law.

  • New England School of Law, J.D.
  • Atlantic Union College, B.S.


She is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts as well as the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.


Attorney Hayward Represents Clients Throughout The Greater Boston Region
Attorney Lorelei Hayward represents clients throughout Greater Boston Metrowest region including such counties as Middlesex County, Worcester County, and Norfolk County and the towns of Ashland, Boston, Berlin, Bolton, Boylston, Clinton, Concord, Dover, Framingham, Grafton, Hopkinton, Holliston, Hudson, Marlborough, Maynard, Millbury, Natick, Needham, Newton,  Northborough, Sherborn, Shrewsbury, Southborough, Sudbury, Upton, Watertown, Waltham, Wayland, Wellesley, Weston, Westborough, West Boylston, and Worcester.