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Irwin S. Evans practices product liability defense, personal injury defense, commercial litigation, breach of warranty, and insurance defense. He has acted as special panel counsel in matters involving police misconduct, injuries due to municipal transportation (vehicular and rail), school district liability and employment litigation.
Mr. Evans has tried in excess of 170 cases. His insurance defense cases have involved auto accidents, slip and fall, injuries using various instrumentalities, and mold exposure. He has tried cases involving breach of contract representing many industries, individuals, and class actions. Mr. Evans’ product liability and breach of contract warranty experience includes trying cases on behalf of automobile manufactures alleging sudden acceleration, fire damage to vehicle and persons, mechanical failure, restraint issues, chemical inhalation, press brake failure and vehicle design defects. He has represented automobile manufactures in breach of warranty cases within five Southern California counties.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Evans was a partner at the firms of Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan, LLP.; Atkins & Evans LLP; Cochran, Atkins & Evans; and Lenoir, Young and Evans. He was also Senior Deputy for the City Attorney’s Office for the City of Los Angeles. Mr. Evans has served as an evaluator for the Auerback Corporation, evaluating legal service programs for the Western Continental United States and Hawaii. He also served as lecturer for the Model Neighborhood Commission on Justice and as the advisor of Minority Businesses for I.M.P.A.C, served as a member of the Judicial Nominees Evaluation Committee of the State Bar of California and the Judge Magistrate’s Evaluation Committee for the U.S. District Courts, Central District.
Mr. Evans is based in Los Angeles.