Hannah focuses her practice on intellectual property law with a particular emphasis on patent litigation. Before joining Durie Tangri, Hannah clerked for Judge Kathleen O’Malley at the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and Chief Judge Rodney Gilstrap at the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. Hannah was a litigation associate at Covington & Burling, where she worked on a myriad of technologies ranging from software to pharmaceutical drugs. She also served as a prosecutor at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia, where she represented and argued on behalf of the federal government in the general misdemeanors unit.
Hannah received her Juris Doctor degree from the UC Berkeley School of Law, where she was a Robert Barr scholar and co-president of the Patent Law Society. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University as a Bloomberg scholar with departmental honors.
In her spare time, Hannah enjoys reading, woodworking, and digging for clams in Tomales Bay.