Goldberg Segalla added associate Victoria Hahn to the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group in Buffalo. Hahn recently graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School and was admitted to the New York State bar.
Tori assists New York-based employers, insurers, and third-party administrators facing a wide variety of workers’ compensation claims, and represents them before the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board.
Tori earned a B.A. in History at Buffalo State College and an M.A. in International Trade from the State University of New York at Buffalo Graduate School. Simultaneously attending the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, Tori earned her J.D. with a concentration in Cross-Border Legal Studies. She served as editor-in-chief of the Buffalo Human Rights Law Review, coach of the World Trade Organization ELSA Moot Court, first chair advocate of the New York State Bar Association Arbitration Competition, and treasurer and Desmond Competition co-chair for the Buffalo Moot Court Board. She also founded the SUNY Buffalo team for the Vis Arbitration Moot Competition and served as its logistics coordinator. She earned additional experience through a legal clerkship with the Hon. Hugh Scott in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York, where she researched Social Security Disability claims.
Tori has an extensive background in international law, global trade, and geopolitical relations. Her experience includes a legal internship with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, where she conducted research and drafted memoranda on cases involving employment law, immigration law, agency law, international trade law, and ethics. She also interned at a law firm in Vienna, Austria, working on matters involving capital markets, insider trading, international business disputes, and the U.S.-EU negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership.