Luis C. Hansen

Luis C. Hansen

New York, New York
(212) 245-1000
(646) 509-2060

LUIS C. HANSEN is an associate in Outten & Golden LLP’s New York office, and a member of the firm’s Individual Practice Group. Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Mr. Hansen practiced at a boutique employment law firm in N.J., where he represented employees in discrimination, retaliation, whistleblower, wage, and overtime matters. Previously, Mr. Hansen served as a law clerk for the Hon. Jose L. Linares in the District of New Jersey. He also worked as a workers’ rights attorney for a boutique employment law firm in Austin, Texas.

Mr. Hansen graduated from Harvard University in 2008 and earned his J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law in 2012.  During law school, Mr. Hansen was a student attorney with the Juvenile Justice and Criminal Trials and Appeals Clinic, litigating juvenile criminal matters and claims of wrongful convictions. He also worked as a legal intern for the Farmworker and Landscaper Advocacy Project, advocating on behalf of migrant workers for fair wages.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Discrimination
  • Retaliation
  • Whistleblower
  • Wage
  • Overtime
  • Employee Rights

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2012
  • New Jersey, 2015
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York


  • Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2012
  • Harvard University
    • B.A. - 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association, Member
  • New Jersey Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association, Member


  • English
  • Spanish