Evie obtained fair and just recoveries for hundreds of commercial fishermen and businesses who suffered economic and property damages as a result of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico—the largest environmental disaster in history. She represented clients at every stage of the Deepwater Horizon multi-district litigation and settlement process. She also represents Gulf oyster-farmers seeking recovery for damage sustained to their oyster reefs and loss of their harvest income as a result of mineral-drilling company activities.
Evie litigates against the federal government pursuant to the Tucker Act. Evie supports clients in complex federal breach of contract and takings litigation. She represents commercial landowners in disputes related to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Section 515 Multi-family Housing Program. She also represents insurance companies in matters related to the Affordable Care Act.
Evie assists clients with individual legal needs ranging from litigating individual property damages disputes to resolving maritime claims to drafting contracts and settlement agreements.
Prior to joining Faegre Baker Daniels, Evie clerked for Special Master Richard Boswell in California, where she resolved appeals in Catholic Services v. Tom Ridge, the largest class action lawsuit filed against the former Immigration and Naturalization Service.
Evie enjoys traveling, training for triathlons and playing with her Goldendoodle puppy.