James Evans focuses his practice on corporate and securities law.
Jamie represents technology and life sciences companies in a wide range of corporate matters. He has extensive experience in capital markets transactions and has represented issuers, underwriters and other parties in a variety of public and private offerings of both equity and debt securities. In addition, Jamie regularly advises on mergers and acquisitions and related securities law issues and provides ongoing advice to both public and private companies on general corporate compliance, SEC reporting and governance issues.
Jamie is active in the Seattle and Silicon Valley business communities, regularly speaking on corporate finance topics, including initial public offerings, other corporate finance and capital formation issues and SEC regulation. Super Lawyers magazine named him a "Rising Star" in 2012.
Jamie began his career at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP where he focused primarily on public offerings and mergers and acquisitions.