PALO ALTO, CA—Perkins Coie is pleased to announce that Eric Evans has joined the firm’s Litigation practice as a partner in the Palo Alto office.
Evans focuses his practice on complex litigation and intellectual property matters and has represented major technology companies and other businesses in federal false advertising and antitrust class action cases, as well as trade secret and patent issues. A significant part of Evans’ practice has focused on providing effective legal counsel to Bay Area technology firms in the Northern District of California.
Evans has obtained declaratory judgments in district courts, represented global technology and consumer brands in various trademark and patent infringement cases, and managed defenses in high-tech antitrust litigation. Prior to his legal practice, Eric served as the Associate Director of Instructional Technology at Denison University, where he worked as a Digital Millennium Copyright Act agent and enforced and revised an Acceptable Use Policy for Network Resources.