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Eva Diane Silva

Personal injury Attorney at Santa Cruz, CA

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  • Licensed for 18 years
    State CA
    Acquired 2005
    Active No misconduct found

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Eva D. Silva, Esq. is the managing partner of Schaar & Silva LLP, and has been practicing personal injury law since she was sworn in as a lawyer in 2005. Her focus these days is on trials of personal injury cases, and seeking to help the average person get the compensation they deserve. If you have been injured in the San Francisco Bay Area, look to Schaar & Silva today by setting up a case evaluation.


Schaar & Silva LLP
1010 Fair Ave., Suite H
Santa Cruz, CA, 95008

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AVVO RATING 9.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Managing Partner
  • Schaar & Silva LLP
  • 2017 - Present
  • Partner
  • Caputo & Van Der Walde LLP
  • 2015 - 2017
  • Associate Attorney
  • Van Der Walde & Associates
  • 2005 - 2015
  • Law Clerk
  • Van Der Walde & Associates
  • 2004 - 2005
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  • Santa Clara University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2005
  • California State University, Hayward
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2002


  • Sunnyvale Cupertino Bar Association
  • President
  • 2007 - 2011

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2012
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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (3)
Endorse Eva
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 21
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"Eva and I have worked together for over 10 years. Her legal research and writing skills are exceptional. Her dedicated work has recently earned her a partnership with the firm!"
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 19
Relationship: Co-worker
"Eva is one of the best young lawyers in the Bay Area. She combines human compassion with rigorous advocacy to ensure that each and every one of her clients is adequately compensated for their injuries. She has earned the respect of clients, juries, and opposing counsel, and she is the type of attorney you will want to represent you."
Personal injury
Personal injury

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Santa Cruz Personal injury Lawyer Eva Diane Silva
Eva Diane Silva
Personal injury Attorney
Santa Cruz, CA
Licensed for 18 years