Daniel Lay, Esq.

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager

Contact Dan:

Portland Office
One Portland Square, 5th Floor, Union Street
Portland, ME 04101
207-518-6229  |  dml@hmpayson.com

Years of Experience:



HM Payson since 2006
The First N.A. Managing Principal and Senior Trust Officer
Eaton Peabody, LLC
State Street Bank and Trust


American Bar Association
Maine State Bar Association


Norwich University, B.A. 1983
New England Law/Boston, J.D 1990

Giving back

Serves on the Prudential and Investment Committees for the First Parish Church of Brunswick
President Emeritus of SPCA-Hancock County

Off the clock

Attending my kids’ sporting events, live music and “thinking” about going to the gym.

What’s the most creative aspect of your job?

My wardrobe. I do not get creative with clients’ finances.

What kind of professional challenges inspire you?

Helping clients understand how much more we do than just manage their money.

Portland: 207.772.3761
Damariscotta: 207.563.1854
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An Integrated Financial Advisor