Hans was born and raised in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2014, where he majored in Political Science and History, and he remains a loyal Panthers fan. While at Pitt, Hans played on the Men’s Rugby Club, for which he served as president and captain his senior year. During his 1L summer, he interned for Pennsylvania’s Governor’s Office of General Counsel and worked specifically with the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission. After his 2L year, Hans worked as a summer associate in the Pittsburgh Office of K&L Gates LLP. Hans enjoys playing and watching sports and is an avid supporter of Pittsburgh’s professional teams.