Biography

As a member of the firm’s Corporate Department, Evan advises on a variety of corporate issues, including:

  • equity selection and formation;
  • contract negotiation;
  • seed, angel, and venture capital financings; and
  • mergers and acquisitions.

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to joining Fox, Evan was a law clerk and summer associate at several Philadelphia-area law firms focusing on a range of corporate work with a special emphasis on representing public companies in public and private financings and SEC compliance.

During law school, Evan worked in the Enforcement Division of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a part of the SEC’s Student Honors Intern Program. Additionally, Evan was a member of the Temple Law Review.

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Evan is a co-founder and member of the board of directors of the ABP Alumni Association, a local 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that raises funds for local needs within the community of Avalon, New Jersey. In this role, he provides guidance on a variety of legal issues, including ongoing compliance with IRS rules and regulations as they apply to non-profit organizations and employer-related scholarship funds.

Evan is a member of the Friends of La Salle Academy, a group focused on raising funds for La Salle Academy, an independent, North Philadelphia elementary school dedicated to providing an affordable Catholic education for children in grades 3 through 8 whose potential is limited by various socioeconomic issues.

Evan also does pro bono work with the Wills for Heroes Foundation, providing free estate planning documents to military veterans and first responders (including firefighters, police officers, paramedics, EMTs, correctional officers, probation officers and other sworn personnel from federal, state, county, city and town departments and agencies).

Client Resources

Evan is a contributor to the firm’s Emerging Companies Insider blog, which focuses on recent and developing areas of the law affecting startup and emerging growth companies and their investors, including choice of entity, shareholders’ agreements, issuance of equity to employees, preparing for and executing a capital raise, exit strategies and the JOBS Act and its impact on how companies can and should raise capital from investors.

Honors & Awards

  • Technical Advisory Service for Attorneys (TASA) Prize for Outstanding Performance in the Field of Evidence