Evan M. Kwarta

Associate, New York

T: 212.894.6814  F: 212.370.4453
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Evan M. Kwarta

Evan’s practice encompasses all aspects of aviation, mass tort, product liability, commercial and construction litigation.

Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Evan served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Viktor Pohorelsky of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

At Emory University he served on the Order of the Advocates, the Moot Court Society, and was a Moot Court Special Teams member.

He is a member of the New York City and American Bar Associations.

Experience

Evan currently is a member of the team involved in defending a client in the property damage and business loss litigation arising from the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.  He also is part of the team representing Colgan Air in wrongful death litigation in connection with the February 2009 crash of Flight 3407.

Evan also helped defend the litigation arising from the Flight 587 accident in November 2001.  He also has represented clients in connection with the crash of general aviation aircraft and has represented foreign and domestic air carriers in claims arising under the Montreal and Warsaw Conventions.

Prior to joining Condon and Forsyth, Evan practiced general commercial litigation where he  represented clients in cases involving contract, fiduciary, insurance and employment disputes.

Published Works and Presentations

Co-author, “Two Recent Cases Address the Scope of Federal Preemption,” ATLP Association Highlights (November/December 2013)

Co-author, “Ninth Circuit Addresses Federal Preemption Under the Air Carrier Access Act,” ATLP Association Highlights (May/June 2013)

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP. (16th ed., February 2013)

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP. (15th ed., February 2012)

Application of Federal Statutes to Passenger Boarding and Deplaning Claims. Condon & Forsyth LLP Client Bulletin (December 2011)

Co-author, Sealing your Settlement Agreement from the Public Eye. IADC Privacy Project Volume IV (2011)

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP. (14th ed., February 2011)

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP. (13th ed., February 2010)