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Brittany L. Hannah

Brittany L. Hannah

Sugarman Law Firm, LLP

211 West Jefferson Street, Suite 20, Syracuse, NY 13202


Brittany (Murgallis) Hannah, Vice President, has been with Sugarman Law Firm, LLP since 2014. She is a 2012 graduate of King’s College (B.S. Marketing and Business Administration, magna cum laude) and a 2015 graduate of Syracuse University College of Law (J.D., cum laude). Ms. Hannah is admitted to practice before all New York State courts, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Western Districts of New York, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Ms. Hannah was selected to the Super Lawyers Upstate New York 2020 and 2021 Rising Stars list for Personal Injury General: Defense.

Ms. Hannah is a member of the Central New York Women’s Bar Association (CNYWBA), Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York (WBASNY), Onondaga County Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association, and New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers. She serves as WBASNY’s Corresponding Secretary. She also serves as CNYWBA’s Secretary and previously served as CNYWBA’s Treasurer from June 2019-June 2021, Membership Chair from June 2018-June 2019, and as a WBASNY Representative from June 2017-June 2018. She also serves on the Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County, Inc.’s Board of Directors and served from 2017-2022 as its CNYWBA representative. Additionally, Ms. Hannah is a member of the Defense Research Institute (DRI). She serves as DRI’s Governmental Liability Committee’s Young Lawyer Liaison and DRI’s Trucking Law Committee’s Young Lawyers in Trucking Vice Chair. 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, and with the Friends of the CanTeen, Inc. Her past volunteer experience includes the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central New York’s former Young Professionals Advisory Council, for which she served as a Vice Chair and Governance Committee Chair.

While at Syracuse University College of Law, Ms. Hannah was inducted into the Justinian Honorary Law Society, served as a Form & Accuracy Editor for the Syracuse Law Review and was named Editor of the Year in 2014, and received the Orange Pro Bono Service Award and the CALI Award for Law Practice Management. Her past experience includes a two-semester externship with the Hon. James P. Murphy in New York State Supreme Court, Onondaga County.

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