Few trial attorneys are as highly regarded as Jim Evans. His legal expertise, experience and reputation are why he consistently ranks among the top lawyers in personal injury law.

Jim’s experience is extensive—both in front of a jury and behind the bench. He has tried more than 100 jury trials as lead counsel during his 36-year career. He also served as a judge pro tem for more than 15 years. Each case builds Jim’s expertise, giving him more tools and strategies to use to further his clients’ goals.

Although Jim’s practice has included all types of litigation, he specializes in accident and personal injury and construction litigation. He is a certified specialist in personal injury and wrongful death with the State Bar of Arizona and is a former member of the International Association of Insurance Counsel. He has also been active in numerous committees aimed at improving the legal process in Arizona.

Jim has been recognized by Super Lawyers for personal injury law every year since 2010. He earned his law degree from Arizona State University and his master’s and bachelor’s degrees from Northern Arizona University.

ACHIEVEMENTS

Mr. Evans is a highly-skilled trial lawyer with more than 100 jury trials as lead counsel. He served as a Judge Pro Tem for more than 15 years, and has been active in numerous committees aimed at improving the legal process in Arizona.

Jim is a Certified Specialist in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death with the State Bar of Arizona, and is a previous member of International Association of Insurance Counsel.

HONORS AND AWARDS

Southwest Super Lawyers®

JIM EVANS, OF COUNSEL

PRACTICE AREAS

Accident and Personal Injury Litigation
Construction Litigation
Insurance Defense & Bad
Faith Litigation
Professional Liability
Litigation
Appeals

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

State Bar of Arizona
American Board of Trial Advocates (since 1979)
U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

BAR ADMISSIONS

Arizona, 1975

EDUCATION

Arizona State University (J.D., 1975)
Northern Arizona University (M.A., 1973)
Northern Arizona University (B.S., 1969)

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