FOCUSED ON CONSTRUCTION LAW

Bachara Construction Law Group represents clients throughout the Southeast in every type of construction dispute. Our seasoned legal team offers both decades of litigation experience and direct knowledge of the construction industry, and our record of achievement includes many of the region’s most complex construction disputes.

With in-depth industry knowledge and the latest technology, the Bachara Group also provides mediation and arbitration services and regularly negotiates and drafts contracts on behalf of clients. Our goal is to handle your legal needs in the most timely and cost-effective manner possible, so you can get back to doing what you do best.

The Bachara Group is nationally and regionally recognized for excellence in construction litigation. But we believe the true measure of our success is the longevity of our client relationships and the many referrals we receive. Contact us today for a  free consultation.

Latest News

Bachara Construction Law Group Celebrates 15th Anniversary

This week marks the 15th anniversary of Bachara Construction Law Group, which opened its doors on September 4, 2007 to provide legal representation to public and private owners, developers, contractors, construction trades and material suppliers throughout the...

Bachara & MacLeod Recognized by Best Lawyers

Bachara Construction Law Group team is proud to announce that BCLG partners Chip Bachara and Todd MacLeod have been included in the 29th edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the areas of construction law and construction litigation.

Berkman Plaza II Implosion

The ill-fated second tower of the Berkman Plaza Condominium development was reduced to a pile of rubble in a fitting finale on Sunday March 6, 2022 – 5203 days after the collapse of the parking garage on December 7, 2007. The collapse resulted in the death of a young...

Best Lawyers & U.S. News Names Bachara Group a 2022 Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm for Both Construction Law & Construction Litigation

Bachara Construction Law Group has been recognized once again as one of the region’s – and nation’s – top construction law firms by Best Lawyers and U.S. News and World Report. BCLG was named as a 2022 Tier 1 Metropolitan Law Firm for both Construction Law and...

Bachara Construction Law Group Welcomes Chris Bracken

The Bachara Construction Law Group teamrecently welcomed Chris Bracken as the firm’s newest attorney. A former prosecutor, Bracken is an experienced litigator who also brings significant knowledge of real estate and development to his practice. Chris Bracken, Bachara...

Bachara Recognized as Florida Legal Elite for 2021

Chip Bachara, managing partner of Bachara Construction Law Group, has once again been recognized by his peers as one of Florida’s most outstanding lawyers. Bachara was recently named one of Florida Trend’s Legal Elite™ for 2021. The list of 1,263 honorees represents...

Bachara Construction Law Group Welcomes Avery Sander

The teamatBachara Construction Law Group recently welcomed Avery Sander as the firm’s newest attorney. An experienced litigator who has worked on numerous construction defect matters, Sander also brings to the firm a wealth of knowledge about regulatory and permitting...

BCLG Seeking Experienced Commercial/Construction Litigation Attorney

Bachara Construction Law Group, a nationally and regionally recognized practice in Jacksonville, FL, is seeking an attorney with commercial and construction litigation experience. Board certification is desirable but not required. This is an exciting opportunity to...

BCLG Named Tier 1 Best Law Firm for Construction Law & Litigation

Jacksonville, Fla., November 4, 2020 –Bachara Construction Law Group has again been recognized as one of the nation’s top construction law firms by Best Lawyers and U.S. News and World Report. In the “Best Law Firms in America” rankings released this month, BCLG was...

Leaders in the Law: Chip Bachara

Chip Bachara is founding and managing partner of Bachara Construction Law Group, board certified in construction law by The Florida Bar, a member of the 4th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission and a JAX Chamber trustee. Who or what inspired you to be a lawyer? My...
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Direct Industry Knowledge

With decades of combined experience in the construction industry as well as the law, our attorneys provide a level of industry knowledge that few can match. And they have handled nearly every type of construction defect imaginable, from defective soil and site work preparation to building envelope defects and building collapses.

 

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Up to the Challenge

BCLG has the ability to handle even the most complex construction cases. Larger firms regularly refer their most complicated construction matters to us, and we often partner with other firms and public entities on large cases. As a result, we have been involved in nearly every major construction dispute in Northeast Florida since our founding in 2007.

 

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Recognized for Excellence

Named one of the Best Law Firms in America by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, BCLG also receives high marks from peers and clients on sites such as Martindale Hubbell and Lawyers.com. Founding partner Chip Bachara is Board Certified in Construction Law and consistently recognized among the best in our profession.

 

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