Hayter Whitman

An Associate at Wilkinson Walsh + Eskovitz, Hayter has worked on teams that tried cases to jury verdicts in St. Louis, Philadelphia, and Los Angeles. He has experience in all aspects of trial strategy and preparation and has represented a diverse group of clients including the National Football League, Philip Morris USA, and Pfizer.

Before joining Wilkinson Walsh + Eskovitz, Hayter was an associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in Washington, D.C. and a judicial intern for D.C. Superior Court Judge Craig Iscoe.

In 2014, Hayter graduated with high honors from the George Washington University Law School, where he was a member of the law review and moot court board. In 2011, he graduated cum laude from the University of Georgia with a degree in finance.

Hayter also has experience in pro bono matters. He has represented a criminal defendant facing federal drug trafficking charges; a convicted murderer petitioning for habeas corpus relief; and a national civil rights organization submitting an amicus brief in favor of marriage equality.


  • Undergraduate: The University of Georgia, B.B.A., Finance, cum laude.
  • Law School: The George Washington University Law School, J.D., With High Honors, Order of the Coif, Law Review, Moot Court Board.