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Sherri Hansen Associate
Sherri Hansen is an Associate at The Liu Law Firm, P.C. Ms. Hansen represents employees in individual and class actions involving discrimination and wage and hour violations, and provides advice on employment contracts and agreements. She also represents victims of civil rights violations and abuse, including survivors of campus sexual assault in Title IX cases.
Prior to joining The Liu Law Firm, Ms. Hansen served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. She was also an Associate at Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, where she represented employees in pre-suit negotiations, litigation, and appeals involving a wide range of employment claims, in both individual and class action cases.
Ms. Hansen received her law degree from Stanford Law School in 2014, where she was awarded the Gerald Gunther Prize for Outstanding Performance in Employment Law, Torts, and Evidence. While in law school, Ms. Hansen worked on pro bono cases in which she successfully represented immigration clients and criminal defendants. She also interned at the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office and worked as a Summer Associate at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Door LLP and at Strumwasser & Woocher LLP.
Prior to law school, Ms. Hansen was a Research Assistant on the Global Development Team at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, where she worked on governance and citizen oversight in sub-Saharan Africa. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with honors from Stanford University in 2007.
Ms. Hansen is admitted to practice in the state of California, the Northern District of California, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.