Brittany N. VanScooter, Associate
Phone Number: (585) 262-6390
Admitted to Practice:
New York, 2015
- Albany Law School
- J.D., 2014
- Elmira College
- B.S. Psychology and Criminal Justice
- Summa Cum Laude
Ms. VanScooter began defending self-insured employers and insurance carriers in Workers’ Compensation matters in 2015 in Albany, NY. She gained additional experience performing claimant work for a period in 2018 before joining Hamberger & Weiss, LLP. It is her belief this experience provides her with a unique perspective in defending Workers’ Compensation claims. Ms. VanScooter’s experience expands across all areas of workers’ compensation, including providing legal review and recommendations at all stages of a claim, negotiating and preparing Section 32 settlements, trial litigation with witness testimony and medical depositions, and preparation of legal briefs and appeals. Ms. VanScooter takes pride in her communication skills, working directly with clients to create focused and individualized strategies for each claim to provide the best possible outcomes.
With the advent of the virtual hearing system, Ms. VanScooter has defended claims all across New York State. Ms. VanScooter is committed and passionate about her continued work in Workers’ Compensation defense.
Ms. VanScooter is a member of the New York State and Monroe County Bar Associations. In her free time, she enjoys reading, watching old television programs and working on puzzles with her fiancé and 3 dogs.