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9191 Broadway
Merrillville, IN, 46410
United States


Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP your smart choice for lawyers 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.


George W. Carberry

George W. Carberry



t. 219.769.1313 x 103
f. 219.769.6806

Merrillville Office
9191 Broadway
Merrillville, IN 46410



George W. Carberry has served as the firm’s Managing Partner since 1999 and is an AV-rated lawyer under the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory guidelines.  Born in Chicago, he was educated at the University of Notre Dame and the Valparaiso University School of Law, where he served as editor-in-chief of the law review.  He is a former law clerk to the Honorable Robert H. Staton of the Court of Appeals of Indiana. 

Mr. Carberry’s practice concentration is in business law, health care law with emphasis on representation of physicians, dentists, podiatrists and other health care professionals, and trust and estate planning and administration.  He lectures on estate planning twice each year at the popular “Retirement Planning Today” seminars sponsored by Valparaiso University. 

Mr. Carberry’s professional affiliations include membership in the Lake County, Indiana State and American Bar Associations as well as the American Health Lawyers Association.

He is Chair and a member of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of United Way of Porter County; legal counsel for and a member of the Board of Directors of the YMCA Foundation of Valparaiso, Indiana, and a member and past president of the Valparaiso Rotary Club. Mr. Carberry was named Outstanding Professional Advisor for 2009 by the Porter County, Indiana, Community Foundation.

He is the recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Community Leader Award given by the Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce and earned Outstanding Business Advocate Recognition in 2014 from Northwest Indiana Business Quarterly Magazine.


Business Law
Trust & Estate Planning
Healthcare Law
Physicians & Physician Practice Groups
Other Healthcare Providers


Valparaiso University School of Law, 1977

Juris Doctor

University of Notre Dame, 1974
A.B. Government and International Relations

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Southern District of Indiana

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BCC Given Corporate Leadership Award

Calumet College of St. Joseph Presented BCC with the Corporate Leadership Award at its 53rd Scholarship Gala. While accepting the award, George W. Carberry thanked all of his partners, associates, and staff for all of their efforts volunteering throughout the northwest Indiana region.