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Attorney Pamela Hansen

Pamela Hansen


Pam represents individual consumers and class members suffering serious financial losses and damages due to Fraud and Bad Faith.  She is a member of the team in the firm’s Complex Litigation, Class Action, Consumer Bad Faith & Fraud, and Governmental Qui Tam Claims Litigation Section of Simien & Simien, LLC.  
Pam is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana and is a seasoned attorney with over 30 years of diverse legal experience involving commercial litigation, plaintiff personal injury and mass torts.  Pam’s experience in commercial litigation included serving as in-house counsel to two large financial institutions, Capital One, N.A. and Pan-American Life Insurance Company, for a total of 17 years. Pam’s practice includes general commercial litigation, transactions, commercial collections, bankruptcy litigation, successions, personal injury litigation and mass tort litigation. In addition to her legal experience, Pam has served on the Boards of Directors for PALIC Federal Credit Union (1999-2006), The Pro Bono Project of New Orleans (2014 & 2016) and the Louisiana Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (2010-2015).


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Juris Doctor - 1990
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Adams & Reese Scholarship (1989)
    • Honors: Senior Fellow
  • University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1985
    • Honors: Overturn to the Cultural Season Award 1984


  • The Pro Bono Project Award for Distinguished Service December (2015)
  • Panelist, Vulture Venturers for CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) of New Orleans (August 2010)
  • Panelist for several conferences produced by Information Management Network (IMN) for Real Estate Workouts and Special Asset Officers in Florida, Georgia and Illinois. (2011- 2014)

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Louisiana