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Chip Bachara Once Again Included in Best Lawyers in America

Jacksonville, Fla. – The Bachara Construction Law Group team is pleased to announce that managing partner Henry G. (“Chip”) Bachara has been included in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for construction law and construction litigation. Widely regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence, Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review by lawyers in the same geographic region and practice areas. For the 2020 Edition of Best Lawyers, 8.3 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in the inclusion of approximately 5% of lawyers in private practice

BCLG Welcomes Todd MacLeod

The Bachara Construction Law Group team is pleased to announce that Todd MacLeod has joined the firm. Well-respected in the Jacksonville legal community, MacLeod is an experienced litigator with extensive knowledge of the construction industry.  “We’re extremely pleased to welcome Todd MacLeod to the firm,” said Chip Bachara, BCLG’s managing partner. “His record of success in the courtroom, his firsthand knowledge of construction, and his in-depth business knowledge will make him a wonderful asset to our clients.” A successful general contractor, business owner and corporate executive prior to his legal career, 

Jacksonville’s City Hall Annex Implosion

Watch it in Realtime and SlowMo! Bachara Construction Law Group was privileged to have a front row view of the implosion of Jacksonville’s City Hall Annex at 8 AM on Sunday, January 20, 2019. Our client, EHG, was the contractor that successfully imploded the building, and it was an amazing event to witness! We’re grateful to Frank Surface and Heather Surface for getting us up close to the action on the St. John’s River Taxi. Check out the video!

Bachara Construction Law Group Receives Tier 1 Metropolitan Ranking by Best Lawyers & U.S. News

Bachara Construction Law Group has once 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 named as a Tier 1 Metropolitan law firm in both Construction Law and Construction Litigation. “It is an honor to be recognized by our peers,” said Chip Bachara, the firm’s founder and managing partner, “and we are particularly pleased with this ranking because we were reviewed against many older and larger
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Hard Hats and Law Books

Max Marbut of The Jacksonville Daily Record recently interviewed Chip Bachara about the ups and downs of construction law – and got a little history in the process! Check the story out here…

BCLG Team Welcomes Tracy Valente

The BCLG team recently welcomed Tracy Valente as a partner in the firm. AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale Hubbell and well-respected in the Jacksonville legal community, Valente is an experienced litigator with a record of success in construction law.

Bachara Construction Law Group Again Recognized Among Nation’s Top Construction Law Firms

Bachara Construction Law Group has been recognized as one of the nation’s top construction law firms by Best Lawyers and U.S. News and World Report. In the 2018 “Best Law Firms in America” rankings released last week, BCLG was once again named as a Tier 1 Metropolitan Construction Litigation firm. Best Lawyers – the preeminent referral guide for lawyers in the U.S. – annually highlights the top law firms in America based upon comprehensive peer and client reviews. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has

Bachara Named One of America’s Best Lawyers

The team at Bachara Construction Law Group is pleased to announce that founding partner Chip Bachara has been named by his peers to the 2018 edition of Best of Lawyers in America©, in the categories of Construction Law and Construction Litigation. Best Lawyers – the preeminent referral guide to lawyers in the U.S. — compiles its outstanding attorney list by conducting comprehensive national and regional practicearea-based peer-review surveys. Bachara has been recognized for excellence by his peers through Best Lawyers® since 2009. He was named multiple times in Florida Trend’s Legal