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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.

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3 BCC Lawyers Named to 2019 Best Lawyers® List!

Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP


3 Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP lawyers named to 2019 Best Lawyers® list

August 15, 2018 -- Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP is pleased to announce that 3 lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 75 countries.

"Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After three decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide," says CEO Phillip Greer.

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to 2019 The Best Lawyers in America list:

Gioia Presenting: How to Chair a Medical Review Panel

Daniel A. Gioia

On June 8th, 2018, Attorney Daniel A. Gioia will be teaching a 2 hour CLE at the Lake County Bar Association entitled "How to Chair a Medical Review Panel."

Daniel A Gioia is a partner at Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP and is also an Adjunct Faculty Member at Valparaiso University School of Law. 

Topics Included:

  • The Indiana Medical Malpractice Act (MMA)
  • Selected Statutory Provisions
  • Practical "How-to-do-it" Tips & Tricks
  • Overcoming the "usual" obstacles... and more
  • What is a Chapter 11 Petition (No - NOT the Bankruptcy One) 
  • Sources & Resources
  • Typical Caveats
  • Finish with the Fitness Review
  • Who Pays and How Much??

Courtney Smith Elected Vice President of the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission

Courtney C. Smith

BCC Attorney Courtney Smith was elected Vice President of the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission (SEAC) at its January 17, 2018 meeting. 

Vice President Smith added, “It is a pleasure serving on the Commission and working on building an ethics culture for all of Northwest Indiana. This important work is something worth dedicating time and effort to.”