Cory Hansen is Legal Analyst for Democracy Forward with a focus on banking, finance, labor, tax, and trade policy.

Prior to joining Democracy Forward, Cory was a law student at the New York University School of Law. During law school, Cory worked at the Administrative Conference of the United States, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs and was a research assistant at the Institute for Policy Integrity.

A native of Orange County, California, Cory has a J.D. from NYU and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

As a Legal Analyst, Cory will focus on policy and research, and he will not be practicing law.

Featured Lawsuits
  • Economy
  • Education

Student Debt Crisis v. CFPB and Department of Education

We sued the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Department of Education for illegally refusing to supervise student loan servicers.

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  • Civil Rights
  • Economy

National Women’s Law Center, Labor Council for Latin American Advancement v. Office of Management and Budget

Challenging the Trump Administration’s unlawful rollback of equal pay protections on behalf of the National Women’s Law Center and the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement

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  • Economy

Demanding Treasury correct its false statements on tax reform

We sent a letter under the Information Quality Act to the Treasury Department asking that it retract and correct its unreliable and misleading statements regarding the impact of President Trump’s tax reform proposal

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