Laura M.K. Hassler

Laura M.K. Hassler - ShareholderPrincipal
hassler@ewdc.com
Eccleston and Wolf Washington DC Office
1629 K Street, NW
Davis Building – Suite 260
Washington, DC 20006
202-857-1696 / 202-857-0762 (fax)

Laura began her career at Eccleston and Wolf as a law clerk in the summer of 2006, and returned as an attorney in September 2008, after completing a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Geoffrey M. Alprin in the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. Laura’s litigation practice concentrates on professional liability defense, with a focus on legal malpractice matters; and on defense of discrimination claims, primarily in the employment context, at both the administrative and judicial levels. She has also handled general liability matters, representing contractors, property managers, non-profit organizations, and others.

Education:
University of Pittsburgh (B. Phil., summa cum laude 2004)
The George Washington University Law School (J.D. with honors 2007)

  • Member: Mock Trial Board
  • Member: Moot Court Board; Regional Finalist,
  • 2nd Place Team Brief: ABA’s 2007 National
  • Appellate Advocacy Competition; Quarter-Finalist,
  • 2nd Best Individual Brief: Van Vleck Constitutional
  • Law Moot Court Competition

Admitted: 
Court of Appeals of Maryland, 2007
District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 2009
U.S. District Court for District of Columbia, 2009

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