Catherine Hanna is an associate at Sullivan Hill Lewin Rez & Engel. She is a member of the firm’s construction, insurance, real estate, and commercial and business litigation practice groups.
Hanna’s experience in construction and insurance litigation matters is concentrated on government contract claims and insurance coverage disputes. She also has significant expertise in advising clients regarding claims related to California’s mechanic’s lien law. As a member of Sullivan Hill’s real estate group, Hanna has represented the insureds of title insurance companies in civil litigation.
She has also represented corporations and individuals in matters involving contract disputes and general business torts, including fraud and breaches of fiduciary duty.
Prior to joining Sullivan Hill, Hanna practiced title insurance defense litigation and gained invaluable land-use experience while working with the city of San Diego in the Council President’s Office and the Code Enforcement Unit of the City Attorney’s Office. While attending law school, Hanna gained in-house transactional experience as a law clerk for Jack in the Box Inc. at its San Diego headquarters.
Hanna completed her undergraduate work at the University of California, Davis, graduating in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in political science. In 2007, Hanna received her J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law.
Hanna is a member of the Federal Bar Association, the San Diego County Bar Association, the Louis M. Welsh Inn of Court, the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, the Junior League of San Diego and Lawyers Club of San Diego.
This is the culmination of a peer nominating process that asked San Diego County lawyers to name the best young attorneys in San Diego County who are: Hard-Working & Detail-Oriented, Knowledgeable & Enthusiastic, Ethical & Professional, and Committed to Furthering the Interests of Justice in Society.
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|Nominations Open:||September 14|
|Nominations Close:||October 26|
|Nominees Announced:||November 2|
|Finalists Notified:||November 4|
|Publication Date:||December 21|
Transcript reporter Doug Sherwin talks to Nadia P. Bermudez of the Brown Law Group LLP at the 2007 Young Attorneys reception.