LEADING THE WAY

Change takes courage, and there is nothing about a post-pandemic world that has not changed.

Community leaders need lawyers who understand the intricacies of law and policy and can communicate them with understanding not legalese.

Chris Balch and the team of professionals at the Balch Law Group have a long track record of helping local governments, elected officials, and insurers navigate complex problems with trust, transparency, exceptional risk management, empathy, inclusivity, and integrity. Please contact BLG to find out how the firm can help you and your community.

I have found Chris to be the ultimate professional in matters ranging from Chris has represented governmental entities and officials throughout his career and has a breadth of knowledge of the myriad of issues facing a municipality daily. Chris has served with co-defense council in several cases. During that time I have found his work product and judgment to be excellent.

Cynthia Daley,
Jonathan R. Brockman, P.C.

Chris Balch is the #1 Crisis Lawyer in Georgia

SUSAN MOORE
GENERAL COUNSEL EMERITA
GEORGIA MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATION

I have found Chris to be the ultimate professional in matters ranging from ethics to full blown advocacy. He knows how to set a course, steer a course, and see a course through to completion.

Phillip E. Friduss
Hall Booth Smith

Please note: Balch Law Group is not affiliated with the firm Balch and Bingham nor is Chris Balch related to any of their lawyers.

BLG – Making Drone Programs Viable for Communities
Law Enforcement | Local Government | News

BLG – Making Drone Programs Viable for Communities

CBS Mornings recently reported on Brookhaven, Georgia’s Police Department’s ground breaking drone program, illustrating how drones can be used by law enforcement. But what does it really take to implement a drone program that protects civil liberties? A city council voting on policy and a police department building a program are the final steps in…

Christopher Balch recognized as the only Local Government Fellow in Georgia by the International Municipal Lawyers Association
Local Government

Christopher Balch recognized as the only Local Government Fellow in Georgia by the International Municipal Lawyers Association

At its 88th Annual Conference in LaQuinta, California, Chris Balch was recognized for his demonstrated excellence in Local Government Law by the International Municipal Lawyers Association. The IMLA Fellows program requires a detailed and thorough application process in which the applicant must demonstrate a commitment to representing local governments by virtue of their training, experience,…

Scales of Justice
Crisis Management | Local Government | News

BLG Quickly Obtains Summary Dismissal of Baseless Ethics Charge against College Park Mayor Bianca Motley Broom

The Firm is proud to have been asked to represent Mayor Bianca Motley Broom in a politically motivated and unfounded ethics complaint filed by two members of the City Council. We submitted a substantive response to the allegations made by the complainants on June 23 challenging the timeliness, procedural effectiveness, and merits of the complaint….