850.610.7471 Shalimar
850.610.4585 Crestview

Proudly Serving Florida’s Emerald Coast

Since 1978

Why Hire Us? How Can We Help You? Schedule a Consultation

Tara A. Hagan

Okaloosa County Real Estate & Business Law Attorney

Tara Hagan is a shareholder of the law firm Chesser & Barr, P.A.. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida and her Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law. While at Stetson, she was a member of Stetson Law Review and served as a Notes and Comments Editor on the 2009-2010 Executive Board. During law school, Ms. Hagan participated in internship programs at the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida and the State Attorney’s Office for the Sixth Judicial Circuit.

After graduating from law school, Ms. Hagan moved to Okaloosa County, and in March 2011, she joined Chesser & Barr, P.A. Her practice focuses on business law, real estate litigation, and appellate work.

Bar admissions:

  • Florida, 2010


  • Stetson University College of Law, St. Petersburg, Florida
    • J.D. (Cum Laude) – 2010
  • University of Central Florida
    • B.S. (Summa Cum Laude) – 2005
    • Major: Legal Studies
    • Minor: Psychology

Professional associations and memberships:

  • Okaloosa-Walton Bar Association

If you or your business needs legal help, contact Chesser & Barr, P.A. at 850.610.7471 to speak with Attorney Tara A. Hagan at our Shalimar office. Schedule your case consultation today.

Take the First Step to a Favorable Resolution

To get started on your case, fill out the following form or call us at (850) 610-7471. We will get back to you shortly.

  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your attorneys name.
  • Please enter your Firmor/Orginization name.
  • Please enter your complete address.
  • This isn't a valid email address.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
  • This isn't a valid fax number.
  • Mediation Details

    How quickly do you want to mediate?

  • Please provide at least 3 and up to 10 preffered mediation dates, we will do our bestr to accomodate your preferences.

  • Length

  • Case Information

    Identify cour.administrative body and case number. If this is a pre-suit mediation, indicate by wrriting "pre-suit."

  • Plaintiff's Attorneys: For pro se plaintiffs, please complete all information and write "pro se" in place of firm name)

  • This isn't a valid phone number.
  • This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please provide any additional notes for the mediator, such as preffered start time, any special accomodations required, etc.

  • I understand that the use of this form does not establish an attorney-client relationship

    Must be checked.

You will recieve a confirmation email within 24 business hours. If you do not please call 850-683-9945 and ask to speak with Joanna Drake. Thank you.

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.

Why Hire Us?

  • Board Certified Real Estate Specialist
  • Board Certified in Civil Trial Law
  • Board Certified City, County, & Local Government Law
  • Board Certified Certified Court Mediators
  • Super Lawyers®
  • AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • LegalElite Best for Trade Law – Florida