Britt Evangelist

britt@smllp.law
Britt Evangelist

J.D., UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA HASTINGS COLLEGE OF THE LAW, 2008
Magna cum Laude with Criminal Law Concentration
Member, Thurston Society

B.S., SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY, 2001
Magna cum Laude with Criminal Law Concentration
Member, Phi Beta Kappa

Britt Evangelist represents individuals and corporations in state and federal courts in a wide variety of both civil and criminal matters at both the trial and appellate level.  She has experience defending individuals charged with various federal crimes, including wire fraud, bank fraud, money laundering, federal securities fraud, extortion, insider trading and antitrust violations.  Britt has also represented individuals in matters involving parallel civil and criminal proceedings, as well as individuals and corporations engaged in civil litigation such as high stakes tort claims and attorneys’ fees disputes.  Britt’s practice also includes representing individuals accused of drug offenses, violent crimes, and gang-related activity.  Before joining Swanson & McNamara in 2009, she was an associate in the San Francisco office of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan where she worked primarily on intellectual property litigation.  Britt has been selected as a Rising Star by Northern California Super Lawyers Magazine every year since 2012.