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9191 Broadway
Merrillville, IN, 46410
United States


Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP is the leading law firm in Northwest Indiana. Our full-service law firm has offices in Merrillville and Valparaiso Indiana as well as one in Chicago Illinois. At BCC, our lawyers pride themselves on being able to provide a wide range of legal services to our clients, who benefit from the depth and experience we provide from top to bottom.

The main practice groups at Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP are: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial Services, Civil Litigation, and Business and Personal Services.

Our attorneys represent businesses and government entities in the following areas: Business Planning, Commercial Law, Construction, Labor & Employment, Governmental Entities, Healthcare, Labor, Pension Profit-sharing & Employee Benefits, Real Estate, Taxation, and Worker's Compensation.

Our lawyers also represent individuals in matters such as Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Immigration, Family Law, Probate Administration, Real Estate, and Taxation.

Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP is a well-rounded firm with strong roots in Northwest Indiana that is focused primarily on our lawyers providing clients with the highest quality legal service in a broad range of practice areas.

What We're Doing

4 BCC Attorneys Listed in Super Lawyers 2015 Indiana Magazine!

Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP

Congratulations to Daniel A. GioiaPaul A Leonard, Jr., Robert F. Parker, and Ann Marie Woolwine for being listed in Super Lawyers 2015 Indiana Magazine! The issue can be found here.

Daniel A. Gioia was listed under the "Alternative Dispute Resolution" category. Paul A. Leonard, Jr.  was listed under the "Family Law" category. Robert F. Parker was listed under the "Personal Injury Medical Malpractice Defense" category. Ann Marie Woolwine was listed under the "Business/Corporate" Rising Stars category.

Gioia Organized and was M.C. for Lake County Bar 2015 Annual Memorial Service

Daniel A. Gioia

Dan Gioia recently organized the Lake County Bar Association’s 25th Annual Memorial Service honoring and remembering all of the Deceased Attorneys from Lake County who died last year. He also acted as M.C. for the ceremony, which takes place in the Lake Circuit Court of Judge George Paras, sitting at Crown Point.

View the Program Here

Lawyers and Judges from many of the Lake County Courts also attended, and delivered a eulogy for these former practitioners. The LCBA conducts this event, as the first-order-of-business, on the first business day, in each New Year. Dan Gioia serves as the Chairman of the LCBA HONORS & NECROLOGY COMMITTEE.

Rifai Helps Organize Northwest Indiana's First TEDx Event

Dana Rifai

Dana Rifai, along with a group of young professionals from Lake and Porter counties, organized TEDx CountyLineRoad, the first TEDx in Northwest Indiana. TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading and has grown into a global platform for identifying and spreading world-changing ideas.

Speakers include LaPorte Mayor Blair Milo, Faith Church senior pastor Bob Bouwer, prominent economist Brian Wesbury, and Excellence by Design owner Norma Williams.

An article in the Northwest Indiana Times details the planning and includes more information about this breakthrough comunity event.

BCC Takes Data Security Seriously

Kevin E. Steele

Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP is pleased to announce our upcoming technological upgrade and its many benefits to our clients! Soon, BCC will be transitioning all servers and desktops into a rock-solid secure data center and we wanted to share with our clients the excitement of that upgrade and the benefits you will receive as a result.

Rock-Solid Security

News of data breaches are making the headlines on an almost daily basis. Therefore, we are taking extra steps to protect your sensitive information. All of the firm's data will be housed and backed up across multi-million dollar data centers in two geographic locations within the United States. Each data center is protected by 24/7 high-level physical security. The company and the primary data center selected has been physically inspected by our Business Manager and Director of IT and the physical security measures are outstanding. 

For maximum protection, all data center hardware, internet service, and power is fully redundant. If anything happens to fail, BCC should experience no data-loss or any downtime whatsoever.

Concerned about your data? We're upgrading so that you can sleep easy:

  • Your data is backed up in two different locations every two hours. No more worrying about tornadoes, fire, roof leaks, or earthquakes!
  • We retain multiple versions of your data for 30 days.
  • Data access is protected by military-grade encryption technology.
  • Your data is no longer located on local servers or PCs, which can be lost or stolen.

Have any questions? Please contact us and let us know!