Ms. Hansen practices tax law and trust & estate planning and is licensed to practice law in the states of New Jersey and New York. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Hansen worked for several years in the Office of Chief Counsel at the Internal Revenue Service. Her work at the Office of Chief Counsel included handling all aspects of United States Tax Court cases including discovery, trial and settlement negotiations. Ms. Hansen also provided advice and assistance to the Department of Justice and the United States Attorney’s Office in tax cases filed in District Court and the Court of Claims. In addition, she provided extensive guidance to revenue officers relating to their tax collection efforts.
Ms. Hansen handles all aspects of sophisticated estate planning, gift tax planning and estate administration matters. She holds a LL.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law and received her J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law where she graduated with honors.