Honorable Charles M. Rand, PJSC, the late Senator Walter Rand's son, is Presiding Judge of the Family Part, Camden County, and sits in Camden, New Jersey. Originally sworn in as a Superior Court Judge in 1992, he has also been Acting Assignment Judge in Camden County since 2007. Judge Rand was appointed Chair of the FD/FM Subcommittee of the Conference of Presiding Judges and served as a Municipal Court Judge in several Camden County Municipalities from 1978 through 1992. He is a former President of the Camden County Conference of Municipal Court Judges and has served as Chair of the Camden/Gloucester County Fee Arbitration Panel. Judge Rand has held every office, including President, of the Camden County Bar Association and is a frequent lecturer for the organization as well as for ATLA and ICLE. He also teaches the family portion of the ICLE Skills and Methods Course for newly-admitted attorneys.
Judge Rand received his B.A. from Rutgers University and his law degree from Rutgers School of Law-Camden.
Founded in the late 1940s and incorporated in 1976, the New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ) is headquartered in Trenton, New Jersey. NJAJ is a statewide association of over 2,700 members in private practice and public service, paralegals, law clerks, law students and law school graduates not yet admitted to the bar. NJAJ is dedicated to protecting New Jersey’s families by working to preserve and strengthen the laws for safer products and workplaces, a cleaner environment and quality health care.