Passionate & Aggressive

Defense Attorney

Ready to Fight for You Today

Battle-Tested Former Prosecutor
Prosecutorial experience
fuels fierce defense
Recognized & Honored
One of the "10 Best"
Criminal Lawyers in NJ*
Client-Focused Representation
Personalized Service
Available 24/7
Distinguished Among Her Peers

Fighting for your rights
is paramount

Passaic County NJ Criminal Defense Lawyer

Criminal Defense Attorney with Offices in Paterson and Totowa, New Jersey

All crimes are taken seriously in the State of New Jersey. There are exceptionally severe penalties in place for certain violent crimes such as murderrape and crimes involving domestic violence. There are also severe penalties in place for certain motor vehicle offenses.  Even though they are not considered “crimes” in the State of New Jersey, convictions for certain types of DWIs and various other motor vehicle offenses can expose you to jail time. If you are facing charges in New Jersey, you are likely anxious and worried about what will happen next. This is especially true if your freedom is potentially at stake.

Protecting Your Rights & Putting Your Interests First

Don’t leave your future to chance. Hire an experienced, battle-tested criminal defense lawyer who will work tirelessly on your behalf to get your charges reduced or even dismissed. Criminal defense attorney Alissa D. Hascup represents clients throughout New Jersey who have been charged with serious criminal offenses such as kidnapping, burglary, terroristic threats, and endangering the welfare of a child.

She has successfully handled countless of cases in New Jersey, in Superior Court (indictable/felony level offenses) and Municipal Court (disorderly persons/misdemeanor level offenses). Ms. Hascup is a former assistant county prosecutor, special deputy attorney general, and municipal prosecutor. During the course of her prosecutorial career, she successfully handled Superior Court cases ranging from attempted murder and aggravated assault to robbery and weapons offenses and Municipal Court cases ranging from harassment and criminal trespass to DWI and traffic violations.

She fought hard for the citizens of Morris County. Now she is fighting for you.

Schedule a Free Consultation with a Paterson NJ Criminal Defense Lawyer

With offices in Totowa and Paterson, Ms. Hascup defends clients in courts in Clifton, Wayne, Woodland Park, Little Falls, and throughout Passaic County, New Jersey. Contact The Law Offices of Alissa Hascup, LLC anytime for an initial consultation with Ms. Hascup, which is always provided free of charge.

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If you are facing criminal charges in New Jersey, you want a battle-tested, aggressive criminal defense attorney on your side. Alissa D. Hascup will protect your rights and your freedom. She is highly skilled and highly motivated and puts clients first – always.

Please contact Ms. Hascup’s office today to request a free initial consultation about your charges. She will review the facts of your case, answer your questions and tell you how she can help get your charges significantly reduced or even dismissed.

With offices in Paterson, Newark and Hackensack, Ms. Hascup can be reached 24/7 and offers nights and weekend appointments as well as flexible payment options.

Courts We Serve

In Passaic County, including Paterson, Clifton, Wayne, Passaic, West Milford, Hawthorne, Little Falls, Pompton Lakes, Ringwood, Woodland Park, Wanaque, Totowa, North Haledon, Haledon, Bloomingdale, and Prospect Park and in Essex County, including Newark, East Orange, West Orange, South Orange, Irvington, Bloomfield, Montclair, Belleville, Nutley, Maplewood, Millburn, Verona, Cedar Grove, West Caldwell, Glen Ridge, Fairfield, and Roseland.

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