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The Chapman Law Group, PLC  is one of the founding members of THE WELLINGTON LEGAL GROUP, LLC, a professional  legal practice affiliation of seperate practices located  in Wellington, Florida 

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asc headshot profl_1Avery S. Chapman of  the Chapman Law Group, PLC and the Equine Law Group, PLC and an attorney since 1991, and also the principal of The Equine Law Group and an equine law practitioner, focuses his practice in complex commercial litigation matters concerning the small to medium size business,  including purchase and sale of businesses, commercial contracts, asset protection, construction issues, employment issues, real estate matters and compliance issues and provides general counsel to his clients in a variety of business contexts. He represents creditors frequently in state and federal courts.  He also has provided general counsel to the United States Polo Association and has  experience in probate and family matters involving business succession, e-commerce,  franchise litigation, securities disputes, professional business group formations and dissolutions.

Beyond the law practice, Avery coaches interscholastic equine athletes, is Vice-Chair of the Animal Law Committee of the Florida Bar, is a nationally-recognized speaker on Equine Law issues and serves on several committees of an national equine sport organization.  He has recently written two chapters of the Florida Bar’s Business Litigation Manual and publishes articles frequently.

Bar Admissions:
State of New Jersey (1991)
United States District Court for District of  New Jersey (1991)
State of Connecticut (1994)
United States District Court for District of Connecticut (1994)
United States Supreme Court (2000)
State of Florida (2001)
United States District Court for Southern District of Florida (2007)
United States District Court for Middle District of Florida (2008)
other state and federal courts by matter.

Positions:
Investigator and Prosecutor, Office of the State Courts Administrator, Mediator Qualifications Board, 2011-
Vice-Chair, Animal Law Committee of The Florida Bar, 2011 –

Speaker, Equine Law, National Business Institute curriculum, July 2014
Speaker, Trusts and Land Conveyances, Annual Florida Bar Convention, June, 2011
Speaker, Florida Equine Law, Annual Florida Bar Convention, June, 2006.
Speaker, Equine Law Issues, Polo America Expo, 2004.
Speaker, Equine Law Issues, Polo America Expo, 2002.
Speaker, Practical Equine Law, Northeast Horseman’s Conference, 1998, 1999.