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Angela Baker Evans

Angela Baker Evans

also known as Angela Evans, Angela Michelle Baker

Practice areas:

Litigation, Divorce & Separation, Family

About Me

Angela Evans is a former prosecutor who loves trial work as much as she respects small businesses. Angela began her own law firm because she strongly believes that zealous legal representation can be cost-effective when standard business processes merge with sound legal competence. Angela’s compassion and interest in family law matters is derived from her own personal experiences in family law as well as her professional endeavors in this practice area.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
  2. Litigation: 40%
  3. Family: 20%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Michael William Bouldin

    Wonderful person and great lawyer. Contact Angela for family, divorce and adoption in Peoria.


    Michael Bouldin Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Angela Evans Law

110 SW Jefferson.
Suite. 500
Peoria, IL, 61602


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201005/14/2015
ALAuthorized to practice law200812/15/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2014 Rising StarIllinois Super Lawyers2014
2013 Rising StarIllinois Super Lawyers2013
2012 Downstate Young Lawyer of the YearIllinois State Bar Association2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerAngela Evans Law2013 - Present
AttorneyQuinn, Johnston, Henderson & Pretorius, Chartered2012 - Present
AttorneyWestervelt, Johnson, Nicoll & Keller, LLC2010 - 2012
Deputy District AttorneyJefferson County District Attorney's Office, Birmingham2008 - 2009
Goverment & Commercial Contract ProcurementSelf Employed Attorney Consultant2007 - 2010

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Abraham Lincoln American Inn of CourtMember2012 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationConstruction Law Section; Women & the Law Appointed Member2011 - Present
Peoria County Bar AssociationCo-Chair, Special Committee on Mentoring2011 - 2013
American Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Heritage Square v. Zu Zu, Inc., et al.Trial Court ruling of no personal liability due to duress and lack of consideration affirmed.

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Samford University, Cumberland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Auburn University, AuburnEnglish & Political Science Double MajorBA - Bachelor of Arts2004

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Rotary ClubLitigation as a Business Decision2014
Peoria Women in Leadership Monthly LuncheonLegal Issues Effecting Women2011