Joseph A. Chang, Esq.

A lifelong resident of Passaic County and son of Cuban immigrants, Joseph graduated with a Bachelors Degree from Rutgers University. From there he went on to Seton Hall University School of Law, where he received a Juris Doctorate degree in 2002. While in Law School, Joseph conducted legal research to the highly esteemed Property Professor Paula Franzese; his research included a vast array of Property Law issues that were destined for publication in a new Property Law Casebook to be used in Law Schools throughout the country. After graduation, Joseph soon opened his own law office and spent the next several years representing a variety of clients in Real Estate, Personal Injury and Worker's Compensation cases. Joseph is fluent in Spanish and is admitted to practice law in New Jersey and New York. He is currently a court certified mediator, specializing in Foreclosure and Civil Mediation. Joseph concentrates his practice in Transactional Matters, Real Estate, Personal Injury, Worker's Compensation and Criminal and Municipal Court matters.

Dr. Joseph A. Chang, Abogado

Nacido y criado en el Condado de Passaic el hijo de inmigrantes cubanos, Joseph se graduó de la Universidad de Rutgers y continuo sus estudios en la Escuela de Leyes de la Universidad de Seton Hall donde recibio su diploma de doctor en leyes en al ano 2002. Mientras cursaba sus estudios de abogado Joseph efectuo investigaciones juridicas para la renombrada profesora Paula Franzese, su investigacion incluyo una amplia gama de problemas relacionados a las leyes de propiedad inmobiliaria destinados para su publicacion en el Registro de Ley de la propiedad inmobiliaria que sera utilizada en Facultades de Derecho a través deltodo el país. Inmediatamente despues de terminar sus estudios Joseph abrio su propia oficina juridica y trabajo sus primeros años representando una variedad de clientes en el sector inmobiliario, lesiones corporales y casos de compensación . Joseph domina bien el español y ejerce la abogacía en los estados de New York y New Jersey. Posee una certificacion de mediador especializandose en ejecucion de hipotecas (foreclosure) y mediacion civil. Joseph se dedica primordialmente a casos de Bienes Raices, Daño Personal, Compensacion y asuntos relacionados con la Corte Municipal y casos criminales.


Experience

  1. Montesdeoca (trial and summary judgment decisions)
  2. Mamie Major
  3. Mamie Major motion for reconsideration
  4. Jubelt vs.
  5. Arias vs. (published app div case) NJ law journal
  6. Miller vs. (published app div case)
  7. Martinez, Rafael (NJ app div reversal)
  8. Mussalem (NJ app div reversal)
  9. Genid vs (NJ app div reversal)

Admitted to Practice

New Jersey State Bar
New York State Bar
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
United States Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit

Professional Memberships

New Jersey State Bar Association
Passaic County Bar Associations