With more than 35 years of collective experience in all aspects of con-struction law, Bachara Construction Law Group is qualified to handle all construction related legal matters, including construction contract disputes, bid protests, contract negotiations, payment disputes, lien claims, insurance coverage disputes, delay claims, and claims related to defective design or defective construction.
All members of the firm are Board Certified in Construction Law by the Florida Bar. The firm’s unique makeup of three Board Certified construction lawyers is a testament to the Firm’s dedication to excellence in all areas of construction law and all related commercial legal disputes. The firm’s lawyers place an emphasis on developing a detailed understanding of the factual and legal aspects of each matter, as well as the strategic goals of the client, so that the firm can work with the client to develop a successful strategy tailored to fit the needs of each individual client. The firm’s lawyers are also sensitive to the costs of litigation, especially in the current economic climate, and strive to handle each case as efficiently as possible.
Founding partner Chip Bachara is a Board Certified construction lawyer, carries Martindale-Hubbell’s “AV” rating and Preeminent Lawyer status, and is listed in the Best Lawyers in America as well as Florida Trend Magazine’s Legal Elite. Recognized as a Florida Super Lawyer since the inception of that designation, he is also an arbitrator for construction-related disputes and was recently certified as a Circuit Court Mediator by the Florida Supreme Court. Chip earned a Bachelor of Building Construction from UF and a General Contractor’s license from the State of Florida. Chip has exclusively devoted his practice to construction law for 24 years.
Brian Crevasse and Brent Zimmerman, who were named partners in January of 2012, are also Board Certified in Construction Law. Both have been recognized as Rising Stars by the publisher of Law & Politics on multiple occasions, and both have practiced with Bachara Construction Law Group since it was established in 2007.
One Independent Dr., Suite 1800, Jacksonville, FL 32202 (904) 562-1060 www.bacharagroup.com
(Photo) Brian Crevasse, Chip Bachara & Brent Zimmerman