Evan Katin-Borland joined Kreindler as an associate in January 2012. Evan currently works on a variety of cases in state and federal courts with a focus on complex products liability cases arising from aviation accidents and other transportation accidents. He has played an active role in litigation arising from numerous military, general aviation, commercial aviation and train accidents. Evan is also heavily involved in the firm’s representation of former NFL players and their families in claims through the NFL Concussion Settlement Program.
Evan has played a key role in representing the families of individuals killed in the crash of UPS Airlines Flight 1354, representing former NFL players and their families in Concussion Settlement Program claims, and in the May 2015 derailment of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia.
Evan has been selected by his peers as a Super Lawyers® Rising Star in the field of Personal Injury Litigation for the New York Metro Area each year starting in 2017.
Mr. Katin-Borland graduated cum laude from Brooklyn Law School in 2009 where he was a Prince Scholar and an Associate Articles Editor for the Brooklyn Law Review. Through his work with Brooklyn Law School’s Second Look Clinic, Evan represented prisoners in New York State attempting to prove their actual innocence without the aid of DNA evidence. He also completed internships with United States District Court Judge Eric N. Vitaliano in the Eastern District of New York as well as New York County Defender Services and the Brooklyn office of the Legal Aid Society, where he defended indigent clients in criminal proceedings.
Evan graduated with honors from Wesleyan University in 2006 earning a B.A. in history and psychology and winning the Dutcher Prize for highest excellence in the Department of History.