WILLIAM D. EVANS AND GREGORY S. SILVER
William D. Evans and Gregory S. Silver have been practicing law in the City of Long Beach collectively for almost 90 years. The firm continues to enjoy a "Preeminent" rating among its peers as one of Long Beach's best-rated law firms. While the firm has represented clients throughout the United States and Canada, the firm's real strength lies in the long-term relationships forged with City leaders, judges, former judges, prosecutors, and the so-called "movers and shakers" in the City of Long Beach. Evans & Silver is a local firm with the knowledge to get the job done at a reasonable cost to its clients. The purpose of this website is to provide a general overview of the partners of Evans-Silver and their respective fields of practice. If our firm cannot help you, we will find you a competent, local attorney who will.
Both William D. Evans and Gregory S. Silver are residents of Long Beach and are devoted to helping its citizens and businesses meet their legal challenges. We are aggressive litigators, willing to fight any legal battle in any court. We are also often called upon to handle transactional matters. From real estate issues to commercial matters, you will receive advice and counsel to ensure your transactional needs are met. You can trust Evans-Silver, and as a result, you can concentrate on the issues important to everyday life. Evans-Silver is a well-respected and successful law firm. The firm's reputation and proven track record are indicative of its commitment to excellence in Long Beach and across Southern California.
Evans-Silver combines almost 90 years of litigation experience to provide quality legal representation to our clients. From our Naples Island offices in Long Beach, we represent clients in many legal matters, including:
PERSONAL INJURY INCLUDING CATASTROPHIC INJURY CASES
EMPLOYMENT & LABOR LAW
REAL ESTATE LAW
PROBATE & ESTATE ADMINISTRATION
BUSINESS & COMMERCIAL LAW
WILLIAM “BILL” EVANS
William “Bill” Evans graduated cum laude from Pepperdine University School of Law in 1978. He held the position of Editor of the Pepperdine Law Review and graduated fifth in his class. He was a moot court finalist at the institution and still serves periodically as a Teaching Fellow in legal research and writing.
Bill has practiced law from his office in Long Beach, California for 41 years. He has extensive trial experience and has enjoyed his outstanding AV rating since it was awarded by Martindale Hubbell Law Directory in 1994. This is a hard-earned accolade based entirely upon peer ratings of excellence in the practice of law and unimpeachable ethics. Bill was recently included in the 2018 Edition of Southern California’s Top Rated Lawyers ; in a joint peer survey conducted by Martindale Hubbell, the AVVO Superb “10” rating since its inception, The National Law Journal, and the Los Angeles Times.
Bill specializes in family law with an emphasis on the resolution of complex cases and significant marital estates. He primarily practices before the Los Angeles and Orange County Superior Courts.
Greg Silver is a co-founder of Evans-Silver, a well-established and respected law office dedicated to providing guidance and complete litigation services for individuals, families and corporations in Long Beach, CA, and throughout the Southern California region.
Mr. Silver grew up in Long Beach, CA, attended Wilson High School, USC, and Cal State Long Beach; went on to study law, passed the California Bar exam and began his legal practice in Long Beach in 1982. He lives with his family in Long Beach and is an active and prominent community leader. Greg is a member of the Virginia Country Club in Long Beach and Lake Arrowhead Country Club in the San Bernardino Mountains.
In his over 36 years of experience, Greg Silver has not only provided guidance and professional legal services for a variety of clients and city government issues, but has also worked tirelessly to contribute to and maintain the unique sense of community he feels is so important to the continual success of our city.