Professional Details

Drew R. Hansen

Senior Attorney

Drew Hansen is Chair of the Trucking and Transportation Practice Group and practice leader of Theodora Oringher PC’s Trial Labor and Employment area.  He is a business litigator specializing in defending companies against complex commercial lawsuits, class actions, employment disputes, and unfair business practice claims.

Mr. Hansen represents major companies and midsize businesses in both consumer fraud and wage and hour class action matters. He has successfully defended against class certification and has won significant victories in a number of notable class action lawsuits in California. He has also had a significant number of cases dismissed at the pleadings stage.

Prior to joining Theodora Oringher PC, Mr. Hansen was the youngest equity partner at the Los Angeles firm of Arent Fox.

He has been named one of the "Top 20 Under 40" lawyers in the State of California by the Daily Journal and profiled in the Southern California Rising Stars 2010 edition of Super Lawyers.  The profile of Drew in Super Lawyers focused on his class action defense practice, his legal experience, his education at Stanford Law School, and his basketball career at the University of Utah, where he started at guard in the 1998 NCAA championship game against the Kentucky Wildcats.

Representative Matters

  • Successfully resolved dozens of wage and hour class action lawsuits for a wide variety of trucking and logistics companies 
  • Negotiated favorable resolution of FLSA collective action involving one of the nation’s largest motor carriers
  • Obtained summary judgment in employment matter alleging 28 separate causes of action
  • Successfully defended the nation's largest refrigerated trucking company against a misleading advertising class action lawsuit
  • Secured pre-trial dismissal of misleading advertising claims filed against one of the world's largest computer manufacturers under California's Business & Professions Code §§ 17200 and 17500
  • Successfully opposed motion for class certification in federal court lawsuit alleging that defendant misrepresented the capabilities of its air purifiers
  • Secured dismissals and successful resolutions in multiple TCPA matters including individual and class actions
  • Obtained complete pre-trial dismissal of action filed against direct marketer under California's Business & Professions Code §§ 17200 and 17500
  • Secured pre-trial dismissal of lawsuit alleging a debt consolidation company had engaged in unfair business practices
  • Negotiated favorable class action settlement for a credit card processing company alleged to have charged unlawful early termination fees
  • Obtained pre-trial dismissal of lawsuit alleging that one of the nation's largest credit card processors charged excessive processing fees
  • Obtained pre-trial dismissal of lawsuit alleging vendor of nationwide pre-paid phone cards violated Business & Professions Code §§ 17200 and 17500
  • Negotiated favorable settlement in action alleging manufacturer of diesel truck exhaust systems violated California's wage and hour laws

News

  • Theodora Oringher Attorneys Named To 2018 Southern California Super Lawyers List Read more >
  • Theodora Oringher Attorneys Named To 2017 Southern California Super Lawyers List Read more >
  • Theodora Oringher Attorney Honored by Super Lawyers as one of the Up-and-Coming 25: 2015 Orange County Rising Stars - Top List Read more >
  • Theodora Oringher Attorneys Honored as 2015 Southern California Rising Stars Read more >
  • Theodora Oringher Attorneys Honored as 2014 Southern California Rising Stars Read more >
  • Theodora Oringher Attorneys Honored as 2013 Southern California Rising Stars Read more >
  • Theodora Oringher Attorneys Honored as 2012 Southern California Rising Stars Read more >
  • Theodora Oringher Attorneys Honored as 2011 Southern California Rising Stars Read more >
  • U.S. Supreme Court Rules in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion Read more >
  • Drew Hansen, Walter Peña and Ben Broderick Win Victory in Class Action for Client C.R. England, Inc. Read more >