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Jerome A. Zivan

Of Counsel at the Emerald Coast Firm of Chesser & Barr, P.A.

Chesser & Barr, P.A.’s of counsel consultant Jerome A. Zivan is a magna cum laude graduate of the Harvard Law School (1969) and received his undergraduate degree in accounting from Temple University.

In addition to his distinguished law career, Mr. Zivan was Chief Executive Officer of Bluewater Bay Development Company from its 1975 inception to the completion of its community development activity in 1997.

Currently, Mr. Zivan is president of Europco Management Company of America, where he engages in real estate development and management and provides financial consulting services to businesses and individuals.

Bar admissions:

  • Georgia
  • Florida


  • Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts – 1969
    • Honors: Magna Cum Laude
  • Temple University
    • Major: Accounting

Professional associations and memberships:

  • Georgia Bar Association, Member
  • Florida Bar Association, Member
  • Europco Management Company of America, President

Past employment positions:

  • Bluewater Bay Development Company, Chief Executive Officer, 1975 – 1997

Mr. Zivan can be reached at 850-897-6430, ext. 18, or by fax at 850-897-6433. He is located at 4540 East Highway 20, Niceville, Florida 32578.

Email: zivanlaw@aol.com

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A History of Proven Legal Advocacy

For decades, the Okaloosa County attorneys at Chesser & Barr, P.A. have been committed to providing clients with results-oriented representation. Our clients come to us when facing sensitive legal issues and they seek cost-effective, practical, and efficient resolutions. Since our firm’s founding, we have always put the rights and interests of our clients first, and this is reflected by our happy clients, proven results, and professional accolades.

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