Linda Hanna is an estates and trusts lawyer with substantial experience in corporate and tax law, and business and corporate transactions. She counsels clients on a wide variety of issues related to preserving and passing wealth to following generations, including creative approaches to solving the many non-tax issues which sometimes arise from family relationships in the estate planning process.
Long active in the Tampa non-profit community, Linda is a former member of the boards of the Joshua House, Friends of Joshua House Foundation, and Kids Charity of Tampa Bay, among others. Now serving on the board of A Kid’s Place of Tampa Bay, she is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay. She has served as Chair of the Tax Section of The Florida Bar and Secretary of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, and was a founding member of Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers.
A Florida native and a graduate of Hollins College, she earned her law degree from Florida State University College of Law. Since 1976 Linda has lived in Tampa, where she and her husband, Joe Hafner, brought up their two adult children, Sarah Kate and Patrick.