Biography

Evan advises both established and emerging companies on a broad range of corporate matters, including:

  • entity selection and formation;
  • contract negotiation;
  • seed, angel and venture capital financings;
  • corporate governance;
  • private placements and securities law compliance; and
  • mergers and acquisitions.

Representative Matters

  • Represented a leading provider of cloud-based payroll and human capital management solutions on its sale to a private equity firm for $50.4 million.
  • Represented Novasep, Inc. a leading supplier of manufacturing solutions for the life science industries, in the sale of its U.S. subsidiary, TangenX Technology Corporation (TangenX), to Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ: RGEN) in an all-cash transaction for EUR 37 million (approximately $39 million).
  • Represented Marketeching Solutions, a leading research and social listening company, on its sale to W2O Group and its private equity sponsor Mountaingate Capital on November 7, 2016. Price not disclosed.
  • Represented Red Nucleus on its sale to private equity firm Renovus Capital on October 14, 2016. Price not disclosed.

Before Fox Rothschild

During law school, Evan worked in the Enforcement Division of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as a member of the 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