Of Counsel

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John R. Evans

John Evans is a highly accomplished attorney who brings more than thirty years of trial experience to Ansa Assuncao LLP. Based in the firm's Philadelphia office, Mr. Evans is widely recognized as a leading litigator, with experience in hospitality cases, including dram shop, premises, and security cases. Mr. Evans is also experienced in motor vehicle, construction, and insurance coverage disputes and select cases on behalf of injured victims. 

Prior to joining Ansa Assuncao, Mr. Evans spent several decades representing civil defendants. He has taken scores of cases to verdict in federal and state courts in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Mr. Evans has argued before the Pennsylvania Superior Court and the United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He has frequently lectured on the defense of dram shop cases in Pennsylvania.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Evans has established a reputation as a formidable advocate for his clients, combining sharp legal analysis with a strategic approach to litigation. He is known for his ability to navigate complex legal issues with ease, and his unwavering commitment to achieving the best possible outcome for his clients.

Mr. Evans holds a J.D. from Widener University. He is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey as well as the US. District Courts for the Middle and Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the District of New Jersey.

While pursuing his Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Pennsylvania State University, Mr. Evans was a member of the Varsity Track and Cross-Country teams. In recent years arthritic knees have forced Mr. Evans to forgo miles on the road for laps in the pool. He still competes in open water swimming events.

Overall, John Evans is a seasoned attorney with a proven track record of success. His commitment to his clients, combined with his deep legal knowledge and experience, make him an invaluable asset to the team at Ansa Assuncao.