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Evan M. Foulke 
Goshen, New York
phone 845-294-4308
877-368-5535 (Toll Free)
fax (845) 294-4309
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Mr. Foulke graduated in 1982 from Christian Brothers Academy in Syracuse, New York and in 1986 received a Bachelor of Arts degree (cum laude) from Washington & Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. Mr. Foulke received a Juris Doctorate (cum laude) from Albany Law School in 1990. While at Albany Law School he served as Editor of the Albany Law Review and graduated a member of the Justinian Honor Society for academic excellence.

From 1990 to 1995 Mr. Foulke practiced in the civil litigation department at Kelley Drye & Warren, one of' the country's leading defense law firms employing over 400 lawyers, located at 101 Park Avenue, New York, New York. While at Kelley Drye & Warren, Mr. Foulke practiced exclusively civil trial litigation in state and federal courts across the country. Representative clients included Union Carbide, Onkyo U.S .A. Corp, Citibank. Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City Housing Authority, Merrill Lynch, and Liberty Mutual Insurance Company. While at Kelley Drye and Warren, Mr. Foulke's skills as a trial lawyer were sharpened defending personal injury actions brought by individuals against the New York City Housing Authority and in representation of Liberty Mutual Insurance Company defending personal injury claims. Mr. Foulke also defended Union Carbide for claims arising out of the Bhopal tragedy in December 1984 in Bhopal, India, a tragedy in which over 200,000 Indian citizens were injured and over 2,000 people were killed.

Between 1995 and 1997 Mr. Foulke worked as a Senior Associate in the civil, litigation department at Reid & Priest, a leading defense law firm employing over 200 attorneys located 40 West 57th Street, New York, New York. While at Reid & Priest, Mr. Foulke prosecuted civil actions on behalf of the Resolution Trust Corporation against former conflicted directors and officers of failed Savings and Loans, and in defense of corporate clients in various commercial matters and securities litigation. In 1997 and 1998 Mr. Foulke served as Senior Trial Lawyer for an insurance defense law firm prosecuting and defending a wide variety of actions involving product liability, personal injury, negligence, legal malpractice, medical malpractice, and discrimination throughout the New York metropolitan area.

Areas of Practice
Construction Accidents
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Product Liability
Premises Liability
Employment Law
General Negligence
Medical Malpractice
Dental Malpractice
Wrongful Death / Catastrophic Injury
Recent Verdicts & Settlements
Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
Civil Rights
Discrimination
Employment Law -- Employee
Health & Health Care Law
Sexual Harassment
Toxic Torts
Workers' Compensation Law
Nursing Home
Litigation Percentage
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions
New York, 1991
New Jersey, 1997
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1993
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1993
U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 1999
U.S. District Court for District of New Jersey, 1997
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 1998
Education
Albany Law School Union University, Albany, New York, 1990
Juris Doctorate
Honors: Cum Laude
Honors: Justinian Honor Society for Academic Excellence
Law Review: Albany Law Review, Editor


Washington & Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1986
Bachelor of Arts
Honors: Cum Laude


Christian Brothers Academy, Syracuse, New York, 1982

Representative Clients
Union Carbide
Onkyo U.S .A. Corp.
Citibank
Chase Manhattan Bank
New York City Housing Authority
Merrill Lynch
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Past Employment Positions
Kelley Drye & Warren, Trial Litigation, 1990 - 1995
Reid & Priest, Senior Associate, 1995 - 1997
Insurance Defense Law Firm, Senior Trial Lawyer, 1997 - 1998

Professional Memberships and Associations
New York State Trial Lawyers Institute
New Jersey Association for Justice
Association of Trial Lawyers of America New Jersey
New York State Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Division
Orange County (NY) Bar Association

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