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John T. Evans

Of Counsel
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U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit


John T. Evans is Of Counsel to Rawle & Henderson, residing in the New York City office. Mr. Evans defends medical professionals in malpractice and wrongful death cases, and in disciplinary matters before both the New York Department of Health and the Office of Professional Medical Conduct. He joined the firm in 2022.

Mr. Evans regularly tries high exposure medical malpractice cases to successful verdict. In recent years he has successfully obtained defense verdicts in both complex obstetrical cases for his physician clients, and in cases involving infant traumatic brain injuries and wrongful death.

Mr. Evans began his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney in New York County. During his five years tenure, Mr. Evans tried a number of high-profile homicide cases to verdict. He has tried criminal defense matters and argued appeals in both New York state and federal courts.

From 1985 to 2019, Mr. Evans was a partner in a boutique law firm that represented professionals, corporations and individuals throughout the NY metropolitan area in malpractice and personal injury defense, and commercial law matters.

Mr. Evans has a peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell of AV, and has been listed in Who’s Who in America.


Fordham University, New York NY   (J.D. 1973)
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI   (B.A. 1970)

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