Richard Haywood represents employers and insurance companies in workers’ compensation matters from the firm’s Asheville office. Prior to joining MGC, Richard served as an in-house attorney for small and medium-sized businesses. He strives to bridge his in-house background and litigation skills to help clients manage risks and resolve claims efficiently.

Richard enjoys traveling, football, basketball and participating in outdoor activities in Asheville.


Practice Areas

  • Workers' Compensation


  • University of Richmond School of Law (JD)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (BA)

Professional Memberships

  • 28th Judicial District
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys

Bar Admissions

  • 2011 North Carolina

Community Involvement

  • North Carolina Legal Aid