Evan's Profile

Evan Parrott is an Associate and member of Maynard Cooper’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice Group, working in the Firm’s Mobile office. He focuses his practice on the representation of debtors, creditors, and other interested parties in various matters involving bankruptcy, commercial lending, commercial leasing, reorganization proceedings, and debt restructuring. Evan has represented clients throughout the United States in loan workouts, commercial foreclosures, fraudulent transfer and preference actions, contested bankruptcy matters, Section 363 sales, receiverships, and the exercise of Article 9 remedies. Evan also represents clients in business disputes and commercial litigation in federal and state courts.

Evan is admitted to practice in Alabama and Mississippi, as well as the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. He serves clients with invaluable first-hand experience, having clerked two years for U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Neil P. Olack, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi. In addition, he completed a one-year clerkship with U.S. Magistrate Judge William E. Cassady, Southern District of Alabama. While in law school, Evan worked as a Research Associate with the National Sea Grant Law Center in Oxford, MS, where he wrote numerous articles on legal issues affecting U.S. oceans and coasts, with special emphasis on the Alabama-Mississippi coastal area.

Evan earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Mississippi School of Law, where he served on the Executive Board of the Mississippi Law Journal. He received his B.A., cum laude, from Spring Hill College, where he was the Editor-in-Chief of The Springhillian, the college’s student newspaper. Evan is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute. He also serves as an Adjunct Professor in the Political Science and Law Department at Spring Hill College and coordinates the school’s moot court program.

Evan's Accolades

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy; Litigation: Intellectual Property (2021-present)
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for Bankruptcy: Business (2020)
  • Leadership Mobile Class of 2022
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society Leadership Class of 2018

Evan's Affiliations and Civic Involvement

Affiliations

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Alabama Bar Association, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Mobile Bar Association, Bankruptcy and Federal Civil Practice Sections
  • Paul W. Brock American Inn of Court

Civic Involvement

  • Senior Bowl Committee
  • Spring Hill College, Adjunct Professor in Political Science and Law Department
  • Spring Hill College, Coordinator of Moot Court Program

Evan's Publications

  • Lender Seeks Supreme Court’s Ruling on Bankruptcy Trustee’s Ability to Recover Wages Garnished Before Bankruptcy, Alabama Bankers Association Board Briefs (September/October 2017)

Evan's Speaking Engagements

  • July 2021: Alabama State Bar Annual Meeting, “Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (SBRA)”
  • December 2019: The Mobile and Baldwin County Bar Associations Annual Bench and Bar Conference, Moderator of Panel on “Jurisdiction and Venue Strategy”
  • December 2018: The Mobile and Baldwin County Bar Associations Annual Bench and Bar Conference, Moderator of Judges’ Panel on “State and Federal Court Motion Practice”

Admissions

State Bar: Alabama, Mississippi

U.S. District Court: Alabama (Northern, Middle, Southern), Mississippi (Northern, Southern)

U.S. Court of Appeals: Fifth Circuit

Education
  • University of Mississippi School of Law
    • (2013, J.D., magna cum laude, Mississippi Law Journal Executive Board)

  • Spring Hill College
    • (2010, B.A., cum laude, Communication Arts, Editor-in-Chief, The SpringHillian)

Clerkships

U.S. Magistrate Judge William E. Cassady
Southern District of Alabama, August 2015-2016

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Neil P. Olack
Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, August 2013 - July 2015


Thursday, August 19, 2021

179 Maynard Cooper & Gale Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022

Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 179 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, including 17 who are distinguished as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective areas of expertise and 48 of the Firm’s younger attorneys...

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

168 Maynard Cooper & Gale Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers© in America 2021

Birmingham, AL. (August 20, 2020) Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 168 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, a peer-review guide highlighting attorneys with significant achievements in their areas of practice. With 76 practice areas listed...

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Monday, October 23, 2017

"Lender Seeks Supreme Court’s Ruling On Bankruptcy Trustee’s Ability To Recover Wages Garnished Before Bankruptcy" - Alabama Bankers Association Board Briefs

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