Jeffrey B. Hitchings


Jeffrey B. Hitchings is an associate with Burden, Hafner & Hansen, LLC. He is a litigation attorney whose practice is focused primarily on personal injury and defense cases across New York State. Mr. Hitchings has focused primarily in the areas of motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, products liability, and insurance defense.


Mr. Hitchings can be e-mailed at


  • State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Law, J.D., 2012
    • Member of the Journal of Gender, Law, and Social Policy and Environmental Law Journal
    • Member of the Criminal Law Society and the Environmental Law Society
    • Desmond Moot Court Competitor
  • State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, B.S., 2009
    • Magna Cum Laude

Practice Areas

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents (including third-party and first-party claims)
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Insurance Defense Litigation
  • No Fault Insurance Litigation
  • Workplace Discrimination Defense

Admitted to Practice

  • New York State - All Courts
  • United States District Court, Western District of New York
  • Federal Bankruptcy Court

Professional Affiliations/Activities

  • Erie County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association