– Chad Van Horn
"I believe in the overall improvement of our community, and progress starts with giving the foundational citizens of our community equal access to the legal system; which serves as a stepping stone for future accomplishment."
Chad Van Horn
- Superstar Pro Bono Attorney Legal Aid Service of Broward County, Inc 2016
- South Florida's Top Rate Lawyers Legal Leaders 2014
- AV Preeminent® Rated from Martindale-Hubbell®
- 2016 Big Brother of the Year by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward County
- 2017 Florida Big Brother of the Year by Big Brother Big Sisters
- Super Lawyer Florida Rising Star Super Lawyers Magazine 2016/2017
- Avvo Top Bankruptcy Contributor 2014
- Avvo Clients' Choice 2017
- Overall Client Rating 5.0 Martindale-Hubbell 2012 - 2017
- Lead Counsel Rated Attorney LawInfo.com 2017
- 2017 American Institute of Legal Counsel 10 Best Attorney Client Satisfaction in Bankruptcy Law Division
“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”
- Michael Jordan
Chad Van Horn is a South Florida business leader and founding partner attorney of Van Horn Law Group, P.A. Through a combination of dedicated philanthropy, spirited entrepreneurship and legal expertise, he applies his resources and network to helping people—whether it's through his board leadership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward County, his efforts developing startup ventures that bring jobs to the local economy, or practicing bankruptcy law to provide solutions to economic hardship.
While his volunteer work and entrepreneurial spirit play a major role in his life, Chad's success as the founder of Van Horn Law Group, P.A. has garnered him significant praise in the legal community. Chad, a Florida State Bar-certified attorney since 2009, started working in bankruptcy law as a law clerk in 2007 while he was attending law school at night. As a testament to his work ethic, Chad quickly made a name for himself and eventually established Van Horn Law Group, P.A. to utilize his skills in a way that would better serve individuals and businesses throughout South Florida dealing with the pressures of debt, foreclosure and loss. Chad's legal acumen extends beyond bankruptcy, leveraging extensive proficiencies in varied areas of law, including business and real estate transactions, commercial and real estate litigation, loan modifications and landlord-tenant disputes.
Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, Chad received a Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a concentration in Entrepreneurship and International Business from Robert Morris University. During his educational journey, Chad seized the opportunity to study abroad at the American University of Rome in Rome, Italy, which he credits with providing him a more global economic and social perspective. He then went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center, where he was elected speaker of his graduating class. Chad remains an avid public speaker, drawing inspiration from his experiences alongside recognized leaders such as Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Barack Obama.
Chad T. Van Horn, Esq. is dedicated to creating value in everything that he does. Whether it's through his portfolio of highly successful businesses or his involvement with charitable causes, Chad works tirelessly on creating a better world through hard work and relationship building. He is a strong believer in the power of connecting the right people with each other so that they can experience successes. In his own career, Chad credits these types of relationships for his achievements to date and for the milestones he expects to hit in the future.