Joshua S. Evett
PHONE: 208-343-5454 FAX: 208-384-5844
Mr. Evett is a civil litigator, with an emphasis on business and commercial litigation, banking litigation, professional liability defense (medical malpractice, accounting, notary and surety defense), motor vehicle dealer bond defense, civil rights defense under 42 USC § 1983, general insurance defense, insurance coverage, product liability, medical device and pharmaceutical litigation and mass toxic torts. Mr. Evett provides consultations on a range of business-related topics, including business formation, partnership and shareholder disputes, and corporate dissolutions. He also works on a pro bono basis representing parties involved in child custody disputes.
Mr. Evett joined the firm as an associate in 2002 and became a shareholder in 2005. Mr. Evett grew up in Boise, graduating from Boise High School in 1983. He and his wife returned to Boise in 1997. Mr. Evett was formerly associated with the San Francisco law firm of Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison where he practiced civil litigation in the areas of mass toxic torts and premises liability.
Hastings College of the Law, J.D. 1993; Macalester College, cum laude 1987.
Idaho, California, Oregon, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Idaho State Bar (Litigation Section); Oregon State Bar; American Inns of Court No. 130; International Association of Defense Counsel (graduate summer trial academy); Idaho Association of Defense Counsel; Defense Research Institute; Martindale Hubbell rating: AV® Preeminent.