Bachara Named One of America’s Best Lawyers 

Jacksonville, Fla., Aug. 18, 2014 – The partners and associates of Bachara Construction Law Group are pleased to announce that founding partner Chip Bachara has been named to Best Lawyers in America 2015 in the category of Construction Litigation. This is the sixth time Bachara has been recognized by his peers through Best Lawyers as an outstanding member of the legal profession.

Best Lawyers – the preeminent referral guide to lawyers in the U.S. — compiles its outstanding attorney list by conducting comprehensive peer-review surveys. The 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America is based on several million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. Only those individuals scored in the top one percent by their peers are included in the list.

Bachara earned his J.D. from the Mercer University School of Law and his bachelor’s degree in building construction from the University of Florida. AV-rated by Martindale Hubbell since 1991, he is Board Certified in Construction Law and is both an American Arbitration Association-approved Arbitrator and a Florida Supreme Court-certified Circuit Court Mediator.

Gov. Rick Scott recently appointed Bachara to a second term on the Fourth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission. Originally appointed in 2011, he has chaired the commission since 2012.