Evan D'Amico represents his clients—from major financial institutions and mortgage lenders, to loan servicers and loan trusts—in a variety of complex commercial, mortgage lending and consumer financial services litigation matters. He defends a variety of claims brought against his clients including those under the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) as well as those under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).
Prior to joining Hinshaw, Evan practiced in the New York office of an international Chicago-based firm. He also practiced at New York-based boutique firms, honing his complex commercial litigation skills and defending insurers, financial institutions and corporate clients in matters ranging from allegations of bad faith and consumer fraud to torts, breach of contract, securities and subrogation issues.
Evan has also defended clients in regulatory and compliance matters, including complaints involving the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the New York State Attorney General's Office.
During law school, Evan was a law clerk for the Civil and Criminal Divisions of the United States Attorney's Office. He was also a judicial intern for the Honorable Denis R. Hurley, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Evan also won the CALI Award for Academic Excellence as the best Oral Advocate in his class.
- American Bar Association, Former Member
- New York State Bar Association, Former Member
- New York City Bar Association, Former Member
- Evan has successfully represented mortgage lenders, mortgage servicers, major financial institutions, and loan trusts in obtaining dismissals of entire actions where borrowers have alleged violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Truth in Lending Act, the Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the National Housing Act, the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, Statute of Limitations, New York General Business Law § 349 (Deceptive Acts and Practice are Unlawful), violations of Securitization and Pooling and Servicing Agreements, Improper Assignment of Mortgages, the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act, Negligence, Unjust Enrichment, violations of New York Banking Laws, Bad Faith, Fraud, violations under New York State Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law, Intentional and Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress, among other allegations.
J.D., cum laude, Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, 2012
- Member, Touro Law Review
B.A., Political Science, Binghamton University, 2009
- New Jersey
- New York
- U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
- U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York