Donna L. Burden

Burden, Hafner & Hansen, LLC

Donna L. Burden is a founding member and managing partner of the law firm of Burden, Hafner & Hansen, LLC in Buffalo, New York and practices throughout New York State. She is a former member of the Board of Directors of DRI, as well as the former Chair of the DRI Trucking Committee and former Program Chair for the Trucking Law Conference. Currently, she is a member of the Board of Directors of the Foundation of the IADC and the Chair of the IADC Upstate New York State Committee, as well as former Chair of the IADC Transportation Committee and former Chair of the IADC Trucking Subcommittee. She is a member of the Board of Directors of TIDA and a member of the Membership Committee and acts as Advisor to the Canadian Relations and Interactive Committees. She is also a member of the TLA and CTLA and Themis Advocates Group. Ms. Burden has many years of experience litigating large loss cases in trucking and transportation, product liability, medical device, professional liability, labor law, premises, toxic tort, municipal law, employment law and other catastrophic injury matters. She is the head of the firm’s 24-Hour Emergency Response Team.