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Evan Schnittman is an associate with considerable civil litigation experience in federal and state courts and a resident in our New York City office. Prior to joining the firm, Evan was an associate at a New York City defense firm specializing in the areas of general liability and medical malpractice defense. From 2011 to 2018, Evan served as an Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of New York, where he represented the City in noteworthy matters including several federal class actions alleging violations of constitutional rights and federal disability laws, a trial challenging the City’s policy barring photography at voting sites, and multi-million-dollar breach of contract suits. Evan handles all aspects of pre-trial litigation, including discovery, research, takes and defends depositions, handles all variety of motion practice, court conferences and trial preparation. Evan is also an experienced appellate litigator, having prosecuted and defended against numerous appeals in various courts.