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Joseph A. Lagana Wins Senate Election

Joseph A. Lagana Wins Senate Election

On November 6, 2018, Principal Joseph A. Lagana defeated his opponent by a significant margin in the special general election for New Jersey State Senate District 38.  Senator Lagana is the Vice-Chair of the Senate's Law and Public Safety Committee, and a member of the Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee and the Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee.  Senator Lagana practices in the areas of insurance defense and civil litigation, concentrating primarily in personal injury protection (PIP) litigation and arbitration. He also assists the firm in various labor and employment litigation matters, as well as municipal defense.

Prior to joining the Senate, Joseph represented the 38th legislative district in the New Jersey Assembly, where he served on the Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance, Judiciary, and Appropriations committees. He also served his community as Council President in the Borough of Paramus, sitting as Chairman of the Budget Committee and Labor Negotiations.