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Evette Ungar

Evette E. Ungar is an attorney with Waltzer Wiygul & Garside in the firm’s Gretna office. Evette’s practice includes accidents involving significant personal injuries, mass tort claims, Jones Act injuries and other maritime personal injuries, including wrongful-death accidents. She also has been actively representing over 300 clients and nearly 1,000 related claims arising from the 2010 BP Oil Spill. Evette is a third generation admiralty attorney and recently was the managing partner at Ungar & Byrne, a maritime personal injury firm, prior to joining Waltzer Wiygul & Garside in 2015. A third-generation lawyer, Ms. Unger was instilled with the drive to help people right wrongs from a young age. Today, she views it as her duty to represent clients and live up to the example set by her father and grandfather in the justice field.