Evan Benz, J.D.
Evan is passionate about serving clients and the greater community with professionalism, zeal, and compassion. He is proficient in Spanish and in French.
Evan graduated from the UNC School of Law in Chapel Hill, NC in 2015. During law school, he focused on immigration law, civil rights law, and social justice. During his third year, Evan acted as a Certified Law Student Practitioner in the UNC Immigration and Human Rights Policy Clinic, and served as Chief Articles & Notes Editor for the First Amendment Law Review. He was also a leader in a number of student groups, including the Education Law & Policy Society, the UNC Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild, and the Immigration Law Association. Dedicated to public service, Evan completed over 200 hours of pro bono service during his three years of law school, and received the 2L UNC Pro Bono Publico Award in recognition of his commitment to helping meet unmet legal needs in his community.
Evan has traveled around the world to further cultural understanding, improve his multiple language skills and to build relationships. We are lucky to have Evan on our team, supporting our mission to save the lives of women and children worldwide.