Charles D. Whelan III, Esq.

Charles D. Whelan III, Esq.

New Jersey Attorney Committed to Excellence for over 30 Years

Firm Overview

Civil litigation, real estate & bankruptcy law firm in New Brunswick is easily accessible for New Jersey residents
For more than 30 years, Charles D. Whelan III has been providing businesses and individuals throughout the State of New Jersey with reliable legal services. This full-service, general practice law firm -- with a convenient primary location in the healthcare city of New Brunswick -- handles matters in all twenty-one counties within New Jersey.

Charles D. Whelan III is AV Rated (Preeminent) by Martindale Hubbell
Charles D. Whelan III is dedicated to giving you sound legal advice. He is easily accessible, keeps his clients informed with frequent mailings regarding their cases, promptly returns phone calls and treats you with respect. The firm is ready to solve your legal problems in the fields of:
-Civil litigation
-Real estate
-Title litigation
-Zoning and land use
-Business law

Quality Representation at an Affordable Cost:
Real estate, bankruptcy and civil litigation demand knowledge of state laws and a skilled attorney who will be able to effectively litigate on your behalf in the courtroom. Attorney Charles D. Whelan III is an experienced civil litigator who aims to resolve your case in the most effective and cost-efficient manner. He is highly rated by Martindale-Hubbell for his professionalism and ethics. To better serve his clients, he also speaks conversational Spanish.

Mr. Whelan's client base includes everyone from individuals to insurance companies and larger corporations. No matter the complexity of your case or the size of your business, he will take the time to carefully review your legal situation and map out a solution that works for you.

Commercial and title litigation. Business law. Bankruptcy. Personal injury. Real estate. Example cases: State v. Williams, 190 N.J. Super. 111 (App. Div.); IEs LLC v. Simmons, 392 N.J. Super. 520 (Chan. Div. )

Main Office

114 Bayard Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901


(732) 214-0300


(732) 214-9354


Free Initial Consultation?


Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Yes, for consumer bankruptcy and real estate closings.

Hourly Rates

By arrangement.

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken

Some Spanish spoken.

Other Offices

Watchung Office
475 Watchung Avenue, 2nd Floor
Watchung, NJ 07069

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?


What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

We always do that.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

All the time.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

In addition to many one-time pro bono projects, I have volunteered as general counsel for Greater Plainfield Habitat for Humanity for more than 20 years, during which time 33 homes have been constructed.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Communicating with clients with plain language, respect and concern.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

That is desirable.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?


Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?


Charles D. Whelan III

Charles D. Whelan III, Esq.


Bar Number: 021891981
New Jersey,


Rutgers Newark School of Law