Attorney Chase Evans

Business/Corporate Law, Probate, Civil Litigation & Real Estate

Chase EvansChase@LuceLawpc.com

 

With a background in both law and business, whether in the context of trial or business transactions, Mr. Evans understands the importance of directing negotiations and communicating complex legal arguments with clarity. Mr. Evans represents individuals and entities in a wide variety of complex business transactions, business and personal litigation matters, and probate.

Prior to joining Luce’ Law, Mr. Evans gained valuable experience while working for a large Texas-based firm where the majority of his experience focused on commercial disputes, complex business negligence and breach of fiduciary duty cases, as well as business and real estate transactions. Mr. Evans also led the creditor’s claims division in the Probate Litigation Department. Due to his experience as a former small-business owner and as an intern for two consecutive years with one of the largest CPA firms in the United States, Mr. Evans applies both legal and non-legal experience to his daily practice and communication with clients.

Mr. Evans received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Texas Tech University, magna cum lade, with a Designation in Honors Studies from the Honors College. He was recognized by his peers and professors as one of the fifty most influential students at Texas Tech by being named as a Member to Mortar Board. Mr. Evans also served as President of his fraternity, achieved fluency in Spanish, and continued to be an active member in his community and at his local church.

After completing his undergraduate studies, he was awarded the Dean’s Academic Excellence Full-Tuition Scholarship to attend Baylor Law School where he received his Juris Doctor. While attending Baylor Law School, Mr. Evans was elected and served as class President of the Student Bar Association and served as President and Cochairman of the Harvey M. Richey Moot Court Society. Chase was named to the Order of the Barristers for excellence in legal advocacy and served as Articles Editor on Baylor Law Review. Mr. Evans received the honor to serve as a Student Mentor in the inaugural year of United States Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor’s Civics project in Waco, Texas.

Practice Areas 

  • Complex Business Disputes, Negligence, and Breach of Fiduciary Duty, and Breach of Contract Cases
  • Business Formations, Transactions, and Outside Corporate Counsel
  • Real Estate Law, including Leases, Transfers or Deeds, Acquisitions / Sales
  • Probate Law, including Claims by Creditors/Heirs/Beneficiaries, Probate Administrations or Texas Probate Alternatives, and Probate Litigation
  • Media and Entertainment Law, including representation of models, agencies, and model contractors
  • Collections and Collections Disputes

Education

J.D., Baylor Law School, Dean’s Scholar, 2013
B.B.A., Designation in Honors Studies, Texas Tech University, graduated magna cum lade, 2009

Affiliations

Member, Houston Bar Association
Member, Houston Association of Young Lawyers
Member, Houston Young Professionals
Member, Dallas Hispanic Bar Association
Member, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
Member, Order of Barristers
Member, Mortar Board
Member, Beta Gamma Sigma
Member, Phi Kappa Phi
Member/Former President, Alpha Tau Omega
Member, Golden Key Honor Society
Member, Alpha Lambda Delta/Phi Etta Sigma

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Texas

Publications/Seminars

Corporate Governance & Director and Officer Liability?”
Houston Paralegal Association – Advanced Skills Paralegal Conference 2014

Deceased Property Owners 101: Resolving Issues Arising from Deaths, Debts, and DRVs of Texas Property Owners”, CIA Management Services, Inc. (2015).