Hannah Hong

As a legal and billing assistant, Hannah both supports attorneys with legal work and assists with billing for the entire firm. Her range of duties includes assisting with billing processes and procedures and litigated cases from motion practice to trial and appeals. She also assists with case background investigations and legal research.

Hannah is committed to community service. For the last few years, she’s offered tutoring services to students from elementary to high school. She also volunteers her time to tutor native Korean speakers in conversational English to help them increase their comfort and confidence while adapting to a country with a different language and customs. Hannah was also a candy striper for Hoag Hospital-Newport Beach, brightening patients’ days and working with hospital employees, volunteers, and patients.

In her free time, Hannah loves to play with her cat, watch movies, and go on little adventures.


Education

Chapman University (Political Science, Law Justice and Social Control), 2019
•Presidential Scholar
•Senior Thesis: Faces of Injustice

Memberships
Chapman University Student Government Association (SGA)
•Director of Justice

Chapman Pre-Law Society
•Director of Events

Languages
Korean

Recent Media Coverage
Attorneys and Staff Attend OCBA’s ADR, Construction Law, & Insurance Law Joint Section Meeting
Orange County Bar Association – June 26, 2019

Berger Kahn Attends OCBA’s ADR Section July Meeting Featuring Retired Shareholder Lance LaBelle
Orange County Bar Association – August 6, 2018

Community Involvement
Berger Kahn Supports Project Youth’s 7th Annual Brewfest Event
On June 28, 2019, Berger Kahn attended Project Youth’s 7th annual rooftop Brewfest fundraiser. The Orange County Bar Foundation’s Project Youth, a non-profit organization, holds the event every year in order to raise money for its programs that provide health education, academic, and career development, as well as a juvenile diversion for at-risk youth in the Santa Ana community. This year’s event included an impressive array of good eats, wines, unlimited beer samplings, and an impressive raffle. Along with the food and festivities, three participants of Berger Kahn’s Orange County Marathon team were awarded for placing top three in their divisions: Chris Neumeyer, shareholder Steve Cohn, and his daughter Molly Cohn. Congratulations to all three runners! OC Bar Foundation Associate Board member and Partner Erin Ezra, Shareholders David Ezra and Steve Cohn, Associate Andrew Wyatt, Partner Kathleen Danna, Paralegals Alyssa Telles and Hannah Hong, and Legal Assistants Nathan Malicdem and Jacqueline Lee were also in attendance.

Berger Kahn Supports Project Youth OCBF at 6th Annual Game Day Fundraiser
On January 12, 2019, Shareholder David Ezra, Partner Erin Ezra, and Assistant Hannah Hong joined in on the fun at Project Youth OCBF’s 6th Annual Game Day Fundraiser, held at Advanced Depositions. All for a good cause, Berger Kahn and other local attorneys supported Project Youth’s Higher Education Mentoring Program. The nearly $9,000 dollars fundraised that day will go toward providing local high school students in low-income communities with the academic, social, and financial support they need to achieve their higher education goals.

Berger Kahn Kicks Off the Holidays by Running in Santa Claus for a Cause 5K
To get into the holiday spirit, Berger Kahn Shareholder, Dave Ezra, Partner, Erin Ezra, and assistants, Hannah Hong and Jackie Lee, ran in the Santa Claus for a Cause 5K on Sunday, December 16th in Huntington Beach. Dave finished strong, coming in second place in his age division. The event included an ugly holiday sweater contest, Santa suits and shirts, and Santa himself! All donations from the run went toward supporting families in Africa and the local homeless population. This makes the second 5K Berger Kahn has participated in this 2018 and look forward to teaming up for many more in the new year.

Berger Kahn Joins the 2018 PurpleStride OC 5K to End Pancreatic Cancer
On November 17, David Ezra, Erin Ezra, Kathleen Danna, Ian Kaplan, Patricia Contreras, Hannah Hong, and Alyssa Telles participated in the PurpleStride 5K, organized by the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. This year PurpleStride O.C. celebrates its 10th anniversary and Berger Kahn was eager to support this great cause and help fundraise for patients and families impacted by pancreatic cancer.

Berger Kahn Supports Alzheimer’s Orange County
On October 2, 2018, shareholder David Ezra, partner Erin Ezra, Alyssa Telles, and Hannah Hong attended a fundraiser benefiting Alzheimer’s Orange County and also celebrating the grand opening of Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse in Irvine.

Project Youth Orange County Bar Foundation Rooftop Event Attended and Supported by Berger Kahn Shareholder Dave Ezra and Partner Erin (Mindoro) Ezra
In support of the programs and initiatives of the Project Youth Orange County Bar Foundation, OCBF Associate Board member and Berger Kahn Partner Erin Ezra, Shareholder Dave Ezra, along with Associate Ian Kaplan, Alyssa Telles, Hannah Hong, and Rebecca Malkin joined the Bar Foundation for their 6th Annual Rooftop Brewfest Fundraiser.