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Walter Philmore Evans IV

Walter Philmore Evans IV

also known as Chip Evans

About me

Many of my clients come to me at their lowest moments and I take a large degree of my job satisfaction from knowing that I can solve a lot of their problems here in my office.  I always tell my clients that when we are done with their case, they will feel like they walked in my office with a big jumbled mess and they walked out with a box with a bow on top.  We recognize that while we have many cases here in our office, the client (hopefully) only has one and they need to feel like that case was given top priority while we handled it.


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 80%
    18 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  2. Medical Malpractice: 10%
    18 years, 25 cases
  3. Litigation: 10%
    18 years, 100 cases



Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney endorsements

5 total 

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  • Kent A. Kirkpatrick

    Chip and I were opposing counsel in a personal injury case approx 12 yrs. ago. Since that time, I have considered him a true professional and all around excellent lawyer and quality person.


    Kent Kirkpatrick Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Ellen Pearson Stewart

    I endorse Chip Evans. Chip is an outstanding professional. He is knowledgeable, experienced and superb attorney. Chip represents his clients well; always going the extra mile. Could not ask for a better lawyer.


    Ellen Stewart Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Evans Law Firm

The Park at Eanes Creek 4407 Bee Caves Road Suite 611
Austin, TX, 78746


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199710/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarTexas Monthly Superlawyers2011
Rising StarTexas Monthly Superlawyers2009
Rising StarTexas Monthly Superlawyers2008
Rising StarTexas Monthly Superlawyers2007
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates ForumN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerEvans Edwards, L.L.P., Austin, TX2008 - 2011
PartnerFisher & Evans, L.L.P. -- Austin, TX1998 - 2008
AssociateBurford & Ryburn, Dallas, TX1997 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesAssociate2013 - Present
Travis County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Austin Young Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
BUMC Proceedings"A Chink in the Armor: Liability of Hospitals in Light of Sampson v. Baptist Memorial Hospital System1998
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St Mary's University of San Antonio School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Southwestern UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
UTCLE Car Crash SeminarHow to Prosecute Your Case Without Breaking the Bank2012