Natasha Buchanan orange county
Senior Counsel

Natasha has built a reputation for fierce advocacy, providing clients with straightforward advice, and effectively trying cases from inception of suit to trial. Natasha believes that preparation and attention to detail ensures the best possible outcome for each client. Her strategic approach has led to favorable results for both plaintiffs and defendants.

Prior to joining Lanak & Hanna, Natasha worked as a litigation associate for a regional law firm representing individuals and small businesses in the areas of business, commercial and real estate law. Natasha focused her practice on litigation and successfully represented her clients, as well as, mediated and settled cases in her clients’ best interests.

Natasha continues to serve her alma mater as a member to the Chapman University Fowler School of Law’s Alumni Advisory Board. The board assists the law school in the planning of networking opportunities for alumni and current students and provides valuable input regarding career services, bar exam preparation, and MCLE opportunities. Natasha previously served a term as Chair of the Board (2014-2015).

When I begin working on any case, I always analyze all sides of the case to anticipate my opponent’s position and legal strategy so I can ensure to put my client in their best position.  I work closely with my clients to understand their bottom line and identify tactical strategies to protect them and their interests.


Practice Areas
  • Construction Law
  • Surety, Subrogation and Indemnity
  • Employment Law
  • Litigation
B.A., University of California, Irvine, 2005
J.D., Chapman University School of Law, 2009
California, 2009
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
State Bar of California