Curriculum Vitae : Zachariah D. Hansen

Zachariah Hansen has proven himself as an indefatigable litigator who has obtained outstanding results for the clients of The Arns Law Firm. Zach was actually a student in Bob Arns’ trial practice class at the University of San Francisco Law School for 3rd year law students. During his time at USF, Zach served as President of the American Constitution Society, Associate Managing Editor of the Maritime Law Journal, and as Co-Editor-in-Chief of the student newspaper, and twice competed in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. After the class was completed, Bob was so impressed with Zach’s ability, great heart for the cause, and calm demeanor in the heat of battle, he offered Zach a job.

Since 2009, Zach has had the privilege to represent hundreds of injured workers in their personal injury and workers’ compensation claims, including arguing on behalf of a refinery worker before the 1st District Court of Appeal. Zach consistently obtains impressive disability awards for his workers’ compensation clients, and equally impressive resolutions on behalf of his personal injury clients. Zach has been dedicating his legal career to helping people who have been injured obtain the compensation they deserve.


University of San Francisco School of Law
Juris Doctor, May 2009
University of Washington
Bachelor of Arts, May 2005


San Francisco Trial Lawyers’ Association