Practice Areas

Family Law

Nearly everyone needs to interact with the legal system at some point in their life. When the legal issue you are faced with involves your family, it is especially important to get qualified and experienced legal assistance to make sure that your legal needs are met effectively. Family law issues can be exceptionally complicated and emotionally difficult.  Family lawyer Joseph Makhandal Champagne, Jr., is dedicated to helping clients work through and overcome difficult family law issues.

Juvenile Law

The New Jersey justice system recognizes that minors and juveniles should not be held to the same standard as adults when they make mistakes. There are separate rules and procedures that apply when minors are accused of crimes. Joseph Mahkandal Champagne, Jr., Esq, understands New Jersey's juvenile justice law and is dedicated to helping juveniles that have been accused of crimes avoid the burden of a criminal record and avoid harsh punishment.

Real Estate

Real estate law can be complex and involves issues at both the federal and state levels, in addition to municipal rules that must be obeyed and vary widely based on city and county. Everyone who owns or rents a property in one of these areas is subject to these rules at some point in time. It’s essential when you have confusion or have to deal with real estate laws, that you have an experienced real estate lawyer in your corner.

Criminal Defense

There are few things more daunting than being charged with a criminal offense. A criminal conviction in New Jersey can harm a person’s career and reputation, be financially costly, and even put their family and freedom at risk. If you’ve been charged with a crime in New Jersey, it is crucial that you have a qualified criminal defense attorney representing you.


Tom's River immigration lawyer Joseph Makhandal Champagne Jr. has the experience and background to effectively handle any of the wide variety of issues in the field. Himself an immigrant, he has an understanding of the policy, political, legal and personal concerns regarding immigration. As a law student, Mr. Champagne focused on human rights issues and international laws. As an attorney and politician, he has traveled the globe dealing with immigration issues.

Personal Injury

When you feel the need to call a personal injury lawyer, it means you have a serious problem, often of a very delicate nature. That’s why you need an experienced, compassionate attorney who will fight hard and smart to get the justice you deserve. Joseph Makhandal Champagne Jr is that kind of attorney. Serving the Toms River area, he will put his experience to work for you.

Municipal Matters

Municipal law affects just about every aspect of your life. There are any number of issues that can be raised by municipal ordinances and conflicts. Most of them arise due to the sheer bureaucracy that’s at work in any municipality — between elected officials, employees, volunteers, staff members, management and others. Because of this, municipal matters in Tom’s River can also get very complex, and that’s where Joseph M. Champagne, Jr., Esq, can help.

Tom’s River Lawyer | Champagne Law Group, LLC

Welcome to the Champagne Law Group, LLC, a trusted Ocean County law firm providing clients with skilled and experienced legal advice and representation for over twelve (12) years.  The law office offers a flexible range of services, including but not limited to immigration, criminal, civil, and business law. The law office has two main locations in...

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