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Practice Areas


  1. Construction & Development: 70%
    20 years
  2. Litigation: 30%
    25 years


Payment Types:

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Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • James Chase

    I not only endorse this lawyer, but highly recommend him for any legal matter relating to construction issues. I have even personally used Mr. Partington for a legal matter and highly recommend him.


    James Chase Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Virginia Marie Buchanan

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Virginia Buchanan Wrongful Death Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Clark, Partington, Hart

125 West Romana St
Suite 800
Pensacola, FL, 32502-5856

Clark, Partington, Hart

34990 Emerald Coast Parkway
Suite 301
Destin, FL, 32541-8442



FLMember in Good Standing199009/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
FellowLitigation Counsel of America2014
Listing for Construction LawFloridia Superlawyers2012
Listing for Construction LawFlorida Trend Magazine -- Legal Elite2011
Listing for Construction LawFlorida Superlawyers2011
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2010
Listing for ConstructionFlorida Super Lawyers2010
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2009
Listing for Construction LitigationFlorida Super Lawyers2009
Listing for Construction LitigationFlorida Super Lawyers2008
Listing for Construction LitigationFlorida Super Lawyers2007
Listing for Construction LitigationFlorida Super Lawyers2006
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2005
Board Certification -- Construction LawN/A2005
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
N/AClark, Partington, Hart1990 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
ASTM InternationalMember2009 - Present
Florida Bar, Construction Law CommitteeMemberN/A
Escambia/Santa Rosa Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Escambia Santa Rosa Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionPast PresidentN/A
Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Board of GovernorsMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Florida Construction Law and Practice (2nd through 6th Editions)Rights and Liabilities of the Owner2011
American Inns of Court Series on Florida Civil ProcedureShareholder Derivative Actions1996
Florida Real Property LitigationConstructive Service of Process1993
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
The Florida State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Washington and Lee UniversityPoliticsBS - Bachelor of Science1987
Washington & Lee UniversityFrenchBA - Bachelor of Arts1987
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
What to do when construction projects go bad in FloridaRecognizing and preventing projects going bad2007
Fundamentals of Construction Contracts -- Understanding the IssuesThe Owner/Developer's Perspective2005
Fundamentals of Construction Contracts -- Understanding the IssuesThe Owner/Developer's Perspective2004
Construction Law in FloridaConstruction Law in Florida2003
Design Law in FloridaDesign Law in Florida2000