Evan is an experienced commercial litigator and construction lawyer in the firm's Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group in Foley’s Tampa office. He handles all manner of commercial litigation matters including, but not limited to, business and shareholder disputes, non-compete litigation, evictions, fraud, declaratory relief actions, injunctions, trade secret litigation, horizontal and vertical construction disputes, payment and performance bond issues, and lien claims. Evan is capable of handling such matters from start to finish, including pre-suit negotiations, prosecuting and defending lawsuits, motions practice, discovery, mediation, trial or arbitration, and appeals.
Additionally, he has a particular focus in drafting and negotiating all forms of AIA construction agreements on behalf of owners, architects, engineers, contractors, and subcontractors efficiently and with the added expertise of his years of construction litigation experience, which he leverages to forecast real-world legal issues and advise his clients. While Evan enjoys the courtroom above all else, he has the drive and acumen to resolve disputes in his clients’ favor without litigation or to avoid further litigation, as appropriate.
Evan grew up in the Tampa Bay Area and enjoys hunting in the fall and fishing the rest of the year with his wife and two children.