Free Consultation: (571) 932-9022Tap to Call This Lawyer
Evan St. John

Evan St. John

General Counsel, P.C.
  • Business Law, Employment Law, Gov & Administrative Law
  • Virginia
Review This Lawyer
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5.0
Legal Analysis
5.0/5.0
Communication Skills
5.0/5.0
Ethics and Professionalism
5.0/5.0
Merritt James Green
Reviewed by Merritt James Green March 11, 2022
Rating: 10 Justia Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
Evan is excellent business attorney. He is highly recommended.
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Biography

Evan joined General Counsel, P.C. in 2021. For more than eight years, Evan has worked as outside corporate counsel for entities ranging from small tech startups to large multinational trade groups and corporations. For his corporate clients, his representation includes: contract preparation, negotiation and review; mergers, acquisitions and sales; governance oversight; regulatory compliance; intellectual property licensing; and non-litigation employment law matters, among others.

Prior to working at General Counsel, P.C., Evan performed national security policy work regarding critical infrastructure protection for the Department of Homeland Security.

Evan received his J.D. from the George Washington University Law School (2013). While in law school, he was a legal extern for the Department of Labor's Civil Rights Center, the U.S. Marshals Service's Office of General Counsel, the Maryland State’s Attorney’s Office for Prince George’s County, and the Office of the Judge Advocate for the U.S. Army in Heidelberg, Germany, among others. He is licensed in Virginia.

Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Employment Law
    Employment Contracts
    Gov & Administrative Law
    Administrative Law, Government Contracts
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Virginia
Virginia State Bar
ID Number: 85817
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Senior Corporate Attorney
General Counsel, P.C.
- Current
• Acts as outside corporate counsel for entities ranging from small tech startups to large multinational trade groups and corporations. • Performs contract preparation, negotiation and review; mergers, acquisitions and sales; governance oversight; regulatory compliance; intellectual property licensing; and non-litigation employment law matters, among others.
Associate Attorney
Nydam Law Practice, PC
-
• Drafted corporate governance documents, intellectual property licensing agreements, financing and purchase agreements. • Advised clients on employment law issues; drafted employment and benefits agreements, ensured compliance with federal civil rights and labor statutes, drafted employee handbooks. • Counseled alternative energy client in advocating for beneficial state and federal regulations, including the Clean Air Act; renewable portfolio standards and incentives; and federal and state permit requirements. • Advised and drafted policy and governance documentation regarding Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources (CIKR) Protection as contractor for U.S. Department of Homeland Security, including power generation and transmission; promoted communication between governmental and private infrastructure owners and operators regarding national security information.
Associate Attorney
P.K. Hammar Legal, P.C.
-
• Drafted pleadings, discovery and appeals regarding real estate, business contracts, and personal injury claims. • Advised and counseled small business clients in handling tort and contracts claims. • Revised employee handbooks to prevent unintentional contractual liability and improve workplace EEO/harassment procedures, disciplinary actions, and FMLA leave policies.
Legal Intern
U.S. Department of Labor, Civil Rights Center, Office of Internal Enforcement
-
Legal Intern
U.S. Marshals Service, Office of General Counsel
-
Legal Intern (Statutory Volunteer)
U.S. Army - Office of the judge Advocate, USAERUR HQ
-
Legal Intern
The Constitution Project, Task Force on Detainee Treatment
-
Legal Intern
Homicide Department - State's Attorney's Office for Prince George's County
-
Terrorism and International Takings Litigation, Summer Associate
Perles Law Firm, P.C.
-
Education
The George Washington University Law School
J.D. (2013)
-
The George Washington University Law School Logo
University of Texas - Austin
B.A. (2009) | English; Linguistics
-
University of Texas - Austin Logo
Awards
SuperLawyers - Rising Stars
Thomson Reuters
Professional Associations
Virginia State Bar  # 85817
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Websites & Blogs
Website
General Counsel, P.C.
Contact & Map
General Counsel, P.C.
6849 Old Dominion Dr. #220
McLean, VA 22101
Telephone: (571) 932-9022
Toggle tool

There are no recently viewed profiles.

There are no saved profiles.

There are no profiles to compare.