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January 24th, 2022 By Catherine Hanna

Press Release – Sheila S. Tan Named Partner at Hanna & Plaut, LLP

Austin, TX: Hanna & Plaut, LLP, an insurance coverage boutique firm based in Austin and representing insurance carrier clients throughout the state of Texas since 1998, is pleased to announce the promotion of Sheila S. Tan to the position of Partner with the firm.

Sheila has an active trial practice in insurance coverage, first and third-party bad faith and insurance defense and has been included on the Texas list of Rising Stars in the area of Insurance Coverage for the years 2017 – 2022.

“We are thrilled to have Sheila become our partner. Her shrewd instincts and exceptional abilities at preparing and taking cases to trial will serve the firm and its clients well now and into the future,” said Catherine Hanna, the firm’s Managing Partner.

Sheila received her Juris Doctor from Baylor University School of Law in 2012. She is a 2007 graduate of Boston University, during which time she also studied international law at the University of Geneva. Prior to joining Hanna & Plaut, Sheila practiced health care litigation in Houston.

Sheila lives in the Austin area with her husband and two children.

About Hanna & Plaut, LLP: Hanna & Plaut LLP was formed in 1998 by David Plaut and Catherine Hanna. The primary focus of Hanna & Plaut’s practice is the representation of insurance carriers and agents in insurance coverage and bad faith litigation throughout Texas. Learn more about Hanna & Plaut at