Jaclyn S. Wanemaker

Jaclyn S. Wanemaker

Jaclyn S. Wanemaker is an associate with the law firm of Burden, Hafner & Hansen, LLC.  She has over 14 years of experience as a litigation attorney, representing both plaintiffs and defendants in cases involving catastrophic injuries and death.  She focuses her practice in the areas of motor vehicle negligence, medical malpractice, and premises liability.  She is a member of the firm’s 24/7 Emergency Response Team.  Ms. Wanemaker handles cases throughout New York State.

Ms. Wanemaker can be e-mailed at jsw@bhhattorneys.com.


  • State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Law, J.D. (cum laude) 2003
    • Executive Editor, Buffalo Public Interest Law Journal
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A. (magna cum laude) 2000
  • Erie County Community College, A.A. (summa cum laude) 1999

 Practice Areas:

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents (including third-party personal injury and first-party claims)
  • Premises Liability
  • Trucking and Transportation Negligence
  • Lead Paint Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Catastrophic Injury Defense
  • General Negligence
  • Municipal Law/Governmental Liability

Admitted to Practice:

  • New York State – All Courts
  • United States District Court, Western District of New York

Honors and Affiliations:

  • Recipient of Korean Alumni Sociology Award, 2000
  • Recipient of Edith and David Goldstein Award, 2003
  • Recognized in “Who’s Who Among American Law Students”
  • Recognized in Dean’s List
  • Recognized in National Dean’s List
  • Member of National Golden Key Honor Society
  • Member of Phi Alpha Delta