Eric T. Evans is an associate in the New Jersey office of Gordon & Rees. He focuses his practice on product liability, toxic tort, asbestos, silica, mold, fire loss, environmental, premises litigation, general liability, premises security and auto. He represents Fortune 100 petrochemical companies, refineries and other industrial and residential premises owners as far away as the U.S. Virgin Islands, as well as designers, manufacturers, suppliers and distributors of products in numerous product liability lawsuits.
Mr. Evans also has experience with New Jersey consumer fraud litigation and is member of the defense team for a major law school in one of 15 high-profile class action suits.
Mr. Evans believes the key to a case is gathering the facts and establishing the relevant law as early as possible. He sat second chair at a trial venued in New Jersey Superior Court, Hudson County in which his team prevailed on directed verdict after convincing the judge to disqualify the plaintiff's liability expert.
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey