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John W. Hanson

JOHN W. HANSON

Partner — New York

EXPERIENCE

John Hanson has significant experience as a litigation attorney in New York’s federal, state and appellate courts. Specifically, John’s litigation experience includes legal and medical malpractice, construction accidents, commercial disputes, premises liability and fair debt collection practices.

Some of John’s successes include:

  • Dismissal of legal malpractice claims against an attorney stemming from the drafting and filing of various loan documents;
  • Dismissal of legal malpractice claims against an attorney stemming from the alleged failure to secure a settlement on behalf of a client;
  • Dismissal of legal malpractice claims against an attorney stemming from the representation of a doctor in a medical malpractice action;
  • Dismissal of New York State Labor Law and negligence claims against an apartment building owner stemming from personal injuries sustained by a construction worker;
  • Dismissal of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act claims against a corporation stemming from the collection of debts owed by a consumer;
  • Dismissal of negligence claims against apartment building owner stemming from personal injuries sustained by a tenant;
  • Dismissal of negligence claims against a commercial building owner stemming from personal injuries sustained by an employee who worked at the building;
  • Obtained indemnification on behalf of a building owner from elevator maintenance company for a claim stemming from personal injuries sustained by a tenant of the building; and,
  • Obtained indemnification on behalf of a building owner from elevator maintenance company for a claim stemming from personal injuries sustained by construction worker performing work in the building.