With 15 years’ experience as a creative problem solver, Christopher M. McLean is a member of the Real Estate, Land Use & Development and Corporate, Business & Banking groups. Throughout his career, Mr. McLean has been responsible for the negotiation of complex business, loan and real estate transactions, including a wide variety of transaction documents. He regularly represents clients in front of government agencies and municipal governing bodies in connection with land use and entitlements for real estate projects. He counts businesses of all sizes as his clients, from Fortune 500 retailers and builders to local builders and developers. In addition, he works with personal clients on all aspects of estate planning, including the preparation of wills, trusts, powers of attorney and health care directives (living wills) and administration of estates and trusts.
Mr. McLean takes a practical, common sense approach to the challenges that face his clients, working toward the most efficient outcome without overcomplicating or “overlawyering” the matter. His clients have recognized his practical, insightful solutions and value his in-depth knowledge of the law.
A native to the Lehigh Valley, Mr. McLean understands the marketplace and unique qualities of doing business here. When not in his hometown of Zionsville, he can likely be found on the beaches of Florida or the Caribbean islands, collecting shells and humming “Margaritaville”.
Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba’s growth in 2018 was recognized in the 25th Annual PaLaw: Annual Report on the Legal Profession, a ranking of the largest law firms in Pennsylvania. Currently the 68th largest law firm in Pennsylvania, FLB went up 13 spots from its 2017 ranking. “We continue to add attorneys and create depth in our […]
As an attorney in our litigation group, this is a question that we hear practically every day. And, it’s a question that’s often asked at inception of representation and is especially relevant in the context of filing a lawsuit. At its core, the question revolves around this concept: “Will I be able to recover the […]
Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. is pleased to announce that we have been named the mid-sized “Business of the Year 2018” by Lehigh Valley Business. The Business of the Year Awards “honor local businesses and their leaders who have gone above and beyond in their contributions to (the Lehigh Valley) business community and proven themselves […]