Jeremy Evans

California Sports Lawyer

1-2 years

Jeremy Evans is the managing attorney and owner of the California Sports Lawyer firm, representing sports and entertainment professionals in contract drafting, negotiations, licensing and career growth. Evans provides legal advice and general counsel services for businesses, which includes development, document and agreement drafting, review, negotiations, protection and compliance. 

In November 2013, he was elected as vice chair of the Entertainment and Sports Law Section of the San Diego County Bar Association (SDCBA), where he also serves and was elected to the New Lawyer's Division Board for the SDCBA for the 2013-15 term, and is the co-chair of the Continuing Legal Education committee.

Evans was elected vice president of the Alumni Association of Thomas Jefferson School of Law Board of Directors for the 2013-14 term. He has served on the board of directors since being elected in 2012 and re-elected in 2013 for the 2012-13 and 2013-15 terms, respectively, where he serves and has chaired the following committees: Bylaw (chair), Alumni Outreach (chair), Padres, and Annual Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament benefiting the Veterans Legal Assistance Program (former chair). He is also on the editorial staff and is a contributor for the San Diego Lawyer Magazine.

Evans attended the University of California Los Angeles, where he earned a bachelor of arts in political science, emphasis in American politics. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, where he served as president of the Student Bar Association, and Editor-in-Chief of the student newspaper, The Jeffersonian.

Prior to opening the firm, Evans worked as a graduate law clerk and attorney with the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, Central Division, advising judges and commissioners in civil and criminal law and motion matters. For two years during law school, he worked for the Office of the Public Defender for the county of San Diego and a civil business and constitutional litigation firm as a Certified Legal Intern. Prior to law school, Evans worked in finance for the No. 1 business-only litigation firm in the country, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP in Los Angeles, and prior to that was in politics, working for a California state senator as a legislative aide and field representative. He holds a certificate as a Certified Political Consultant-Campaign Manager, from the National Institute of Politics. 

Evans is a member of the State Bar of California, the San Diego County Bar Association, and the San Diego Entertainment & Sports Lawyers. He is licensed to practice law before all courts in the State of California and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. Evans is also licensed as in-house counsel in the State of Arizona pursuant to Supreme Court rule 38(i)(3).

The Daily Transcript congratulates Young Attorneys 2013

This is the culmination of a peer nominating process that asked San Diego County lawyers to name the best young attorneys in San Diego County who are: Hard-Working & Detail-Oriented, Knowledgeable & Enthusiastic, Ethical & Professional, and Committed to Furthering the Interests of Justice in Society.

Young Attorneys 2013 Finalists

1-2 years

Ben Aguilar

Law Offices of Ben Aguilar

Jessica Blas

The Law Offices of Beatrice L. Snider APC

Tyler Campbell

Foldenauer Law Group

Ben Coughlan

Gomez Iagmin Trial Attorneys

Michael Dallo

Dallo Law Group

Jeremy Evans

California Sports Lawyer

Michael Fullam

Parker Straus LLP

Kristen Gonzales Roberts

San Diego Law Firm

Melissa Laugle

Heggeness Sweet Simington & Patrico

Jing Li

Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP

Aastha Madaan

Brownstone Law Group P.C.

Jacob Stipp

The Ellis Firm

Brooke Tabshouri

Fisher & Phillips

Geoff Thorne

Higgs Fletcher & Mack LLP

Alisha Wood

Law Office of G. Cole Casey

3-5 years

Melissa Deleon

Deleon Law

Ankur Garg


Michael Healy

Fredrickson, Mazeika & Grant LLP

J. Patrick Hicks

Marks, Finch, Thornton & Baird LLP

Tim Johnson

Ogletree Deakins

John Landay

Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge LLP

Michael Leonard

San Diego Corporate Law

Jessica Mackaness

McKenna Long & Aldridge

Kevan McLaughlin

McLaughlin Legal

Caroline Perry

San Diego Padres

Karen Potter

McKenna, Long & Aldridge LLP

Scott Salmu

Salmu Law Firm APLC

Travis Stewart

Provide Commerce Inc.

6-7 years

Sigurd Carlson

Sempra Energy

William Concidine

East Village Law Group

Greg Del Gaizo

Robbins Arroyo LLP

Heather Ferbert

Christensen & Spath LLP

Brian Findley

Mulligan & Banham

Angela Jae Chun

Casey Gerry Schenk Francavilla Blatt & Penfield LLP

Sondra Levine

UTC Aerospace Systems

James Mann

Latham & Watkins

Lindsey Mercer

Law Offices of Lindsey B. Mercer

Puja Sachdev

Sachdev Legal Group APC

Alexandra Selfridge

Law Offices of Kenneth N. Greenfield

Ashley Teague

Teague Law

Tyler Theobald

Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton

Harold Trimmer

Coughlan, Semmer, Fitch and Pott

Kyle Yaege

Galuppo & Blake

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Important Dates

Nominations Open September 11
Nominations Close October 31
Nominees Published November 8
Finalists Notified November 11
Sponsorship/Advertising December 9
Publication December 18



Timothy Hutter, Allen Matkins

Associate at Allen Matkins San Diego, Timothy Hutter's drive and passion for law have earned him recognition as a top Young Attorney for 2012 by The Daily Transcript.

Past Events

Young Attorneys reception

Transcript reporter Doug Sherwin talks to Nadia P. Bermudez of the Brown Law Group LLP at the 2007 Young Attorneys reception.