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Passaic County NJ Criminal Defense Lawyer

Criminal Defense Attorney with Offices in Totowa, New Jersey

Crimes are taken seriously in the State of New Jersey. There are exceptionally severe penalties in place for certain violent crimes such as murder, rape 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 you the best possible result. 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 Passaic County NJ Criminal Defense Lawyer

With offices in Totowa and Denville, Ms. Hascup defends clients in Clifton, Wayne, Woodland Park, Little Falls, Morristown, Parsippany, Madison, Hanover, and throughout Passaic County and Morris County, New Jersey. Contact Alissa Hascup anytime for an initial consultation, which is always provided free of charge.

Contact Us

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 incredibly motivated and puts clients first – always.

Please contact Ms. Hascup’s office today to request a free initial consultation about your criminal charges. She will review the facts of your case, answer your questions, and explain how she can best defend you.

Ms. Hascup can be reached 24/7. For your convenience, she offers night and weekend appointments, as well as virtual appointments.

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, in Morris County, including Morristown, Parsippany, Denville, Randolph, Rockaway, Madison, Boonton, Dover, East Hanover, Montville, Lincoln Park, Pequannock, Butler, and Riverdale, 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.


999 Riverview Drive

Totowa, NJ 07512

165 East Main Street

Denville, NJ 07834