Tallahassee Law Firm

J. Luke Chaney


J. Luke Chaney is an associate at the firm and works out of the Santa Rosa Beach office. His primary areas of practice include transactional real estate, land use and development, and associations law.

Luke received his undergraduate degree from Florida State University in Real Estate in 2019, graduating with the highest honors. Luke also graduated with the highest honors from Florida State University’s College of Law in 2022 and was admitted to the Florida Bar in September of 2022. While in law school, Luke was an active member of the Business Law Review and worked as a research assistant for Professor Justin T. Sevier. Prior to graduating, Luke interned with Holtzman Vogel Baran Torchinsky & Josefiak PLLC in Tallahassee, Florida.

Luke grew up in Niceville, Florida and was excited when given the opportunity to return to the area to practice law. Luke has settled in Freeport with his fiancé Alexandra and their dogs, Millie and Alfie. In his free time, Luke enjoys walking his dogs, playing tennis, and spending time with his family.

Practice Areas

Closings & Real Estate Transactions, Community Association Law, Land Planning & Development, Real Property Litigation


  • Florida State University, Bachelor of Science in Real Estate, summa cum laude (2019)
  • Florida State University College of Law, Juris Doctorate, summa cum laude (2022)

Bar and court admissions and licenses

  • Florida State Courts

Professional Associations

  • Leadership Walton, Member
  • Walton County Bar Association, Member
  • Florida Bar Association, Member
  • Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar, Member