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William David Evans

About me

I am a devoted practitioner who spends at least part of each day in my office woking for you.  My pasion is legal scholarship and keeping cuurent on all new cases and statutes which impact family law.


Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 100%


Payment types:

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Ronda Aiello Middleton

    Bill is an excellent attorney and a pleasure to have as opposing counsel. He is a tough advocate for his client but very professional and fair. I would recommend him highly.


    Ronda Middleton Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Sean Michael Burke

    I have known Bill for over 30 years and have worked with him on cases as co-counsel and as an expert witness. He is a passionate and very competent attorney. I highly recommend him.


    Sean Burke Medical malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Evans & Silver

5826 E. Naples Plaza
Long Beach, CA, 90803

Evans & Silver

5826 E. Naples Plaza
Long Beach, CA, 90803



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Southern California Top Rated LawyersLos Angeles Times2014
Southern California Top Rated LawyersAmerican Lawyer2013
Southern California Top Rated LawyersAmerican Lawyer2012
Cum LaudePepperdine University School of Law1978
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerEvans & Silver1985 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Long Beach Bar Association, Arbitration CommitteeMember1990 - Present
Long Beach Bar AssociationBoard of Governors1987 - Present
Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, Criminal Law CommitteeMember1979 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
California Public Defenders AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Divorce; Property divisionsettlement
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Publication nameTitleDate
Pepperdine Law ReviewMassachusetts Board of Retirement v Murgia: A Fifty Year Old Policemen and Traditional Equal Protection Analysis: Are They Both Past Their Prime?1977
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Pennsylvania State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1974