Lecturer in Law
Evan Lechtman is a partner in Blank Rome’s commercial litigation practice group and co-chair of its class action defense team. Mr. Lechtman routinely represents a wide array of public and private companies in federal and state courts throughout the country in class actions involving securities fraud, consumer protection, RICO, deceptive trade practices and breach of contract.
Mr. Lechtman has represented corporations, officers, directors, audit and special committees of boards of directors, and financial institutions and advisors in all aspects of securities and shareholder litigation. He has significant experience in arbitrations and mediations before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) as well as other self-regulatory organizations. Mr. Lechtman also represents real estate firms in connection with their development, use and management of commercial real estate.
Mr. Lechtman has been recognized as a “Rising Star” among Pennsylvania Lawyers under the age of 40 in the area of securities litigation. He is a frequent speaker at legal and industry seminars concerning developments in class actions.