Layne W. Hastings

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Layne Hastings is a strategic graphics consultant who specializes in the development of thematic visual presentation. He focuses on organizing volumes of information, often times complex, and translates it into simple compelling graphics that persuasively communicate to judges, jurors, arbitrators, mediation panels and other triers-of-fact in venues across the country. For more than 20 years he has consulted, managed and art directed strategic graphics solutions on virtually every type of case – intellectual property, complex business matters, construction defect, product liability, labor/employment, toxic tort, securities, criminal, anti trust, personal injury, real estate and contract matters.

Mr. Hastings is a Vice President and head of the graphics operation in DecisionQuest’s corporate headquarters, located in Los Angeles. He leads a team of consultants, designers, animators, videographers and multimedia specialists in the development of communication tools that are designed to effectively persuade and inform key decision makers. Utilizing the latest technologies, he manages graphics projects across the country.


Utah State University
B.F.A., Advertising Design