Hanna Thompson



Hanna Thompson is an attorney in Foley Mansfield’s Walnut Creek office. She focuses her practice in toxic and mass tort litigation, with an emphasis in asbestos defense.

Hanna is well-versed in all aspects of litigation from conducting legal research to drafting and arguing motions to taking depositions. While clerking for the Alameda County District Attorney, Hanna had the opportunity to serve as first chair for both a jury and a bench trial. Prior to joining Foley Mansfield, she worked as a paralegal in the areas of medical malpractice, special education law, employment law, civil litigation, and bail bonds litigation.

Hanna was a silver medalist in Women’s Foil Fencing at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.  


Super Lawyers "Rising Stars," 2020-2022 CALI Award for Evidence Class, 2011


Hanna is a member of the Safe Sport Commission for the United States Fencing Association

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  • California
  • Hawaii
  • Product Liability
  • Toxic Tort / Mass Tort
  • Golden Gate University School of Law, 2013, JD
  • Ohio State University, 2006, BA, Sociology and Criminology, minor in American History
  • American Bar Association
  • San Francisco Bar Association

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