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Hutchison PLLC Welcomes Two New Attorneys, Joshua M. Hayes and Martin L. Horowitz

Hutchison PLLC, a boutique firm providing strategic legal and business advice to the innovation ecosystem, is pleased to announce the addition of two new attorneys, Joshua M. Hayes and Martin L. Horowitz, to the team.

Josh’s principal areas of practice include mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and counseling clients on general corporate startup, governance and transactional matters. He joined the firm from Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP where he represented a wide variety of regional and national companies in mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, reorganizations and strategic partnerships, and advised his clients on a variety of regulatory compliance issues, as well as copyright and federal and state trademark matters.

Josh earned his bachelor’s degree in English and psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his law degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law.

“Josh’s experience with startup and technology related clients will make it an easy transition to Hutchison. We’re excited to have him on the team,” said Dan O’Korn, a managing member of the firm and partner responsible for recruiting and human resources.

Marty joins the firm from Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP and will work with emerging growth companies, focusing on corporate and intellectual property issues enterprises face.  

Marty received his J.D. and LL.M. in law and entrepreneurship from Duke University School of Law and his undergraduate degree in economics, with minors in chemistry and mathematics, from the University of Miami.

Justyn Kasierski, also a partner and managing member of the firm, notes, “We are delighted that Marty chose Hutchison. His advanced degree in entrepreneurship and passion for representing emerging growth companies aligns directly with our core mission.”


About Hutchison PLLC

Hutchison is a boutique law firm that embraces the entrepreneurial spirit and steers technology and life sciences entrepreneurs to success through all stages of their company’s life. Hutchison partners with entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial-minded organizations to enable business solutions that make the law work for them, and advises angel investors and venture capital firms to support their investment selections to maximize their potential for success. Hutchison takes the time to learn your business and understand what’s behind the deal. For more information, please visit or @hutchlaw.

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