Evan Haglund graduated cum laude from the University of Southern California with a bachelor’s degree in history in 1984. He subsequently earned a Master in Public Policy from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government in 1986, and a law degree from USC in 1990. He then clerked for Judge O’Scannlain, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Evan is not an attorney in his current position for Robbins & Curtin. As chief of staff, he monitors the progress of cases, ensuring their factual and legal development. Evan also oversees staff assignments and investigations.
In his work for the firm, Evan often travels throughout Arizona and beyond. Destinations have included New Mexico, Minnesota, and even to a refugee camp in Uganda, Africa, tracking down witnesses and arranging for trial testimony. To view a selection of photos from Evan’s Africa trip, go to the photo gallery.
Evan’s trip to Africa made a profound mark on his world view, and he is now active in working with a Sudanese development agency, the New Sudan Generation. He is also involved with another non-profit organization, the Rachel Foundation, that works to reunite children with alienated parents. For more information on either charity, Evan encourages you to visit: www.newsudangeneration.org or www.rachelfoundation.org.