Brittany Hannah, Esq.

Associate, Syracuse

(315) 362.8942

bhannah@sugarmanlaw.com

  • Auto Claims
  • Design Professional Malpractice Defense
  • General Liability Claims
  • Motions and Appeals
  • Premises Liability Cases
  • Products Liability Claims
  • Motor Carrier Accidents
  • Trucking/Transportation Claims

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Insurance Defense Lawyer in Syracuse, NY

Brittany (Murgallis) Hannah is a graduate of King's College (B.S. Marketing and Business Administration, magna cum laude), and Syracuse University College of Law (cum laude).  Ms. Hannah is admitted to practice before all New York State courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Western Districts of New York.

Ms. Hannah is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Onondaga County Bar Association (OCBA), Central New York Women's Bar Association (CNYWBA), and the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York (WBASNY). Ms. Hannah serves on the CNYWBA Board of Directors as Treasurer. She previously served on the CNYWBA Board of Directors as Membership Chair for 2018-2019 and as a WBASNY Representative for 2017-2018. She also serves on the Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County, Inc.'s Board of Directors as CNYWBA representative. Ms. Hannah is also a member of the Defense Research Institute and serves as the Trucking Law Committee's New/Young Lawyers SLG Vice Chair. She is also a member of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers. 

Ms Hannah volunteers with the Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County, Inc.’s Eviction Defense Clinic, as an arbitrator for Syracuse City Court’s Small Claims Arbitration, with the CNYWBA's Mentoring Committee, and with the Friends of the CanTeen, Inc. She previously volunteered with the OCBA's Community Engagement Committee, the OCBA's Lawyers in the Classroom program, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central New York's Young Professionals Advisory Council, for which she served as Vice Chair and Governance Committee Chair for 2017-2018.

At the College of Law, Ms. Hannah was inducted into the Justinian Honorary Law Society and received the Orange Pro Bono Service Award, as well as the CALI Award for Law Practice Management.  Ms. Hannah served as the Form & Accuracy Editor for the Syracuse Law Review and was named Editor of the Year in 2014.

Ms. Hannah’s past experience includes an externship with the Hon. James P. Murphy, New York State Supreme Court, Onondaga County, which involved reviewing motions and filings, conducting legal research, preparing motion reports, and drafting decisions.

Ms. Hannah lives in Cicero with her husband, Brett.