Andrew P. Chigounis
Experienced Attorney. South Jersey Native. Coaches Youth Sports.
Andrew P. Chigounis is an attorney with LaVan Law. An experienced business and commercial litigator, Mr. Chigounis has guided New Jersey and Pennsylvania business owners to favorable outcomes in a variety of lawsuits. In addition to litigation, Mr. Chigounis focuses on business transactions including business entity formations, business sales, contract drafting and review, restrictive covenants, non-competition/non-solicitation agreements, limited liability membership interest purchase agreements or redemptions, stock purchase agreements, drafting of all governing documents including operating agreements, shareholder agreements, bylaws, minutes.
- 2014 Top Lawyers – South Jersey Magazine
- Judicial Fellowship, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas
- J.D., cum laude, Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, DE
- B.S., Marketing, Golden Key Honor Society, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
- New Jersey
- Burlington County Bar Association
- 2014 Chairman, Member – Workers Compensation Committee
- Camden County Bar Association
- Member – Personal Injury Law Committee, Member – Debtor/Creditor Committee
Mr. Chigounis has represented business owners through numerous contentious and hostile partnership disputes, including corporation and LLC member oppression suits. He has gained positive outcomes for his clients including buyouts, dissolutions, and other business separations. Mr. Chigounis’ clients range from small family owned businesses to multimillion dollar corporations. No matter the size of the client, Mr. Chigounis is relentless in bringing about favorable resolutions and meeting client goals.
In addition to his commercial practice, Mr. Chigounis represents plaintiffs in personal injury matters. In the last year, the firm settled a slip and fall case winning a $650,000.00 settlement for its client. Mr. Chigounis has experience representing a variety of injuries and cases with an emphasis on head and brain injuries including Traumatic Brain Injury.
Aside from his work, Mr. Chigounis is a husband and father of three and enjoys playing sports with his kids. Born and raised in South Jersey, Mr. Chigounis is an active member of the community, having coached and refereed youth basketball and soccer.