Mark L. Evans



“All legal problems have solutions. Effective representation means finding the best solution to fit my clients’ needs.”

About Mark L. Evans

A partner in the firm’s Business Litigation and Appeals Department, Mark L. Evans, represents individuals and business – both large and small in state and federal court. Mr. Evans has assisted clients with a broad range of litigation, real estate, and probate matters, including contract disputes, fraud and breach of fiduciary duty claims, employee non-compete agreements and employment discrimination claims, antitrust matters and consumer fraud claims.


He brings years of experience as a litigator to solve the needs of individuals and businesses. His record of helping property owners, professionals, and shareholders, members and partners in small businesses has earned him the recognition as a top 100 Emerging Lawyer.

Mr. Evans counsels owners of closely held and family-owned businesses through shareholder disputes and lockouts, and represents commercial and residential property owners with lease disputes and evictions, construction defect claims, and mechanics lien claims. Additionally, Mr. Evans has experience representing insurance producers and companies in a wide range of coverage claims, broker liability disputes, and administrative proceedings.
Mr. Evans also assists clients with real estate transactions and probate matters, including administering complex trusts and estates and initiating guardianship proceedings. Further, he represents creditors in the legal process of collecting judgments and protecting creditors’ rights in bankruptcy.
  • J.D., cum laude, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2007
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 2001
  • Illinois, 2007
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2009
  • Top 100 Emerging Lawyer and Emerging Lawyer – Civil Appellate Law and Commercial Litigation, 2020