Evans Brittain is a partner in the Montgomery office, having joined the firm in 2000. He has tried numerous jury trials to verdict, serving as lead counsel in the majority of those cases. Mr. Brittain focuses his practice on defending insurance companies in suits by consumers and individuals involving fraud, breach of contract, bad faith and inadequate performance of the insurance policy. He also regularly defends clients involved in employment law litigation. In the course of developing his practice, Mr. Brittain has defended lawsuits covering a wide array of areas, including commercial disputes, premises liability, products liability and motor vehicle liability.
Mr. Brittain has been selected as a Super Lawyer’s Rising Star in 2011, 2012 and 2013. This designation is given to only 2.5% of all lawyers in the state of Alabama who are under the age of 40 years old.
Mr. Brittain is an active member of the Montgomery County Bar Association, the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association and the Defense Research Institute. He has served as a board member for the Young Lawyers Section of both the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association and the Montgomery County Bar Association. He has also spoken on several occasions to several national insurance companies, providing advice about litigating claims and defending lawsuits in Alabama.
Mr. Brittain received both his undergraduate degree and law degree from the University of Alabama. He is married to the former Lucie Klingler. Lucie and Evans have three children: Mary Wallace, Web and Pickett.