General Civil Litigation

Civil litigation refers to any legal case affecting a person, family, or business.  These cases include real property issues, contract disputes, probate, personal injury claims, divorces, and many other matters.  Elsass, Wallace, Evans has experience in civil litigation and has handled a variety of legal actions from start to finish; the results ranging from successful trial verdicts to negotiated settlements. 

Civil litigation encompasses a broad range of disputes. Several common types of civil litigation include:

  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Products Liability
  • Personal Injury
  • Intellectual Property
  • Construction
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Employment
  • Real Estate
  • Worker’s Compensation

Please contact one of our attorneys to assist you in the litigation process:


Practice Areas

Corporate / Commercial
      Worker's Compensation

Estate & Financial Planning

General Civil Litigation

Hospital & Health Care

Probate & Trust Administration

Real Estate Law

Family Law & Adoption


Elsass Wallace Evans Stan Evans Stan has enjoyed a great deal of success in his years as a practicing attorney. He is admitted to practice in the state of Ohio and the United States Federal Courts for the Northern and Southern District of Ohio.

In addition, Stan was admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court. This is a rather uncommon feat and a great honor. We are certainly proud of Stan here at Elsass, Wallace, Evans & Co., L.P.A. for this accomplishment. Congratulations Stan!

Elsass Wallace Evans Readers Choice Award Elsass, Wallace, Evans & Co., LPA was recently voted as the Best Law Firm in Sidney, Ohio, through the 2018 Reader's Choice Awards of the Sidney Daily News. The firm also received this award in 2017, 2016 and 2014.

We would like to congratulate all the 2018 Reader's Choice recipients, thank the community and your support in making Sidney, Ohio, a great place to live and work.

Elsass Wallace Evans Martindale Hubbel Peer Review Rating Elsass, Wallace, Evans & Co., L.P.A., located in Sidney, Ohio, has a Martindale-Hubbell® Client Review Rating of 5.0 out of 5. Client Review Ratings help provide an objective platform where clients can share their experiences working with a specific lawyer or law firm.

For many years, Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ have been viewed as an important rating in the legal industry. Attorneys, Richard Wallace and Stan Evans are both rated 5.0 out of 5 for an overall peer rating and meet the highest level of professional excellence and ethical standards.

Elsass Wallace Evans Rich Wallace Rich has always taken an active leadership role within the community. He has been involved with volunteer work for over forty years. Rich has received various awards including the 2000 Chamber of Commerce Zenith award for community service, and the 2010 Shelby County Ohio Bar Association Award for Outstanding Community Service.

Rich is the author of a historical column entitled, "The Way We Were," published in the local newspaper, The Sidney Daily News. This column focuses on people, places and events of historical significance in Shelby County. Read More. . .

Elsass Wallace Evans Justin Lopez We are pleased to welcome Justin Lopez to the firm. Justin received his Juris Doctorate from The Ohio State University and brings with him experience in a wide array of practice areas. He was admitted to the Ohio State Bar and the United States Federal District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio, is active in the community, and is a board member of two non-profit organizations, Miami County Recovery Council and Reading for Change. Read More. . .

Contact Information

100 South Main Avenue
Suite 102 - Courtview Center
Sidney, Ohio 45365

Tel: 937.492.6191
OH & FL Only: 1.800.821.6362
Fax: 937.492.0876

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