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Ingrid M. Evans is the founding partner of the Evans Law Firm. Ms. Evans is a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate, and was named as a Finalist for Consumer Attorney of the Year, Consumer Attorneys of California, 2009. Ingrid Evans is a veteran in the courtroom and was previously undefeated in jury trials as a former Deputy City Attorney for San Francisco. Ingrid Evans is an experienced litigator in state and federal courts and is licensed to practice law in California, the District of Columbia, and New York. Ms. Evans has been named as a 2010 Northern California Super Lawyers and a 2009 Northern California Rising Star Super Lawyers . She is rated as an AV Preeminent 4.9 out of 5, Martindale-Hubbell Featured Peer Review Rated Lawyer.

Ms. Evans is actively involved in state and national legal organizations. Ms. Evans was the first Co-Chair of American Association for Justice (AAJ) Class Action Litigation Group (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, www.justice.org). She is also the Past Chair of Consumer Attorneys of California Women's Caucus, and on the Executive Committee for CAOC (www.caoc.org), Board of Governors for AAJ and Board of Directors for Public Justice (formerly Trial Lawyers for Public Justice www.publicjustice.net) and a member of CAALA and SFTLA (www.sftla.org). 

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Languages spoken: Spanish

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  1. Elder Law: 30%
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
  3. Insurance: 15%
  4. Class Action: 15%
  5. Other: 20%
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    Ingrid Evans is one of the most accomplished and talented attorneys in California. She is highly regarded by both her peers and clients based on her indefatigable efforts in every aspect of the law. One could not ask for a better advocate and would be lucky to have her on their team.

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Contact info

Evans Law Firm, Inc.

3053 Filmore Street, #236
San Francisco, CA, 94123

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200403/13/2015
DCActive 200311/29/2015
CAActive199511/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Consumer Attorney of the Year FinalistConsumer Attorneys of California2012
Consumer Attorney of the Year Finalist 2009Consumer Attorneys of California2009
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding PartnerEvans Law Firm, Inc.2010 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaExecutive Commitee2009 - Present
American Association for JusticeBoard of Governors2008 - Present
Trial Lawyers for Public Justice,Auction CommitteeCo-Chair2005 - 2005
Trial Lawyers for Public JusticeBoard of Directors2004 - Present
Trial Lawyers for Public JusticeMemberN/A
San Francisco Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaBoard of GovernorsN/A
American Inn of Court,Edward J. McFetridgeMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Buhs v. American International Group AIGClass Settlement $4.8 million
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of California - IrvineN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Class Action SeminnarHurdles from the Plaintiff's Perspective2007
CAOC Annual SeminarClass Action Update2006
USF Law schoolElder Annuity Abuse2006
Legal Assistance for Seniors 2nd Annual Elder Abuse ConferenceLiving Trust Mills and Annuity Sales to Seniors2006
CAOC Tahoe SeminarGetting Your (Power) Point Made During Closing Argument2006
ALI-ABA Insurance IndustryDeferred Annuity Marketing and Sales Practices: Seniors Beware!2006
UnnownElder Financial Abuse Trust Mill and Annuity Litigation2006
UnknownGetting Hired: Law School Resumes2006
ATLA Annual ConventionBroker Malfeasance in Public Entity Risk Management2005
Western Regional ConferenceEliminating Childhood Lead Poisoning2004
UnknownElder Financial Abuse Trust Mill and Annuity Litigation2004
Litigating Against the Firearm IndustryAmerican Jurisprudence Trials2002
ATLA Annual ConventionCity Firearm Litigation and Nuisance Law2001
ATLA Annual ConventionLead Paint Litigation2001
ATLA Winter ConventionThe Cities Take Aim: City Firearm Litigation2000
ATLA Annual ConventionSafety Technology for Firearms: Using Litigation as a Means to Persuade Firearm Manufacturers to Incorporate Feasible and Existing Safety Technology into the Design of Firearms2000
ATLA Annual ConventionCity Firearm Litigation and Nuisance Law2000
ATLA Annual ConventionSafety Technology for Firearms: Using Litigation as a Means to Persuade Firearm Manufacturers to Incorporate Feasible and Existing Safety Technology into the Design of Firearms1998