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Dianne D'Alessandro

Project Clean Slate
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Juvenile Law ...
  • New Jersey
Claimed Lawyer Profile

After twenty years as a Senior Trial Attorney for the State of New Jersey Dianne opened her own practice on Union Valley Road in West Milford,New Jersey. Her experience in the Public Defender's office included representing defendants on robbery, assault, sex and drug charges and appearing for the defense in State v. Joseph Harris,a death penalty case. Prior to her time in the PD's office Dianne worked as a Probation Officer, Legal Services attorney, sales clerk, factory worker and door-to-door survey taker among other positions.She has a wide variety of experience in all phases of criminal defense including parole and probation violations and municipal court matters such as MV tickets and DWI. She has also served on the Supreme Court Attorney Ethics Committee, District IIB, and was Shop Steward for Local 1037 of the Communications Workers of America. Dianne has a B.A. in Psychology from Upsala College and a J.D. from New York Law School. Her current practice includes juvenile representation, Municipal Court matters of all types, adult criminal representation and expungement of criminal records. She lives in West Milford where she is a member of the West Milford Chamber of Commerce and many other groups. She has been awarded the "High to Very High" rating for Legal Ability and the " Very High" rating for Ethical Standards by Martindale-Hubble and is listed in "Who's Who in American Law", "Who's Who of American Women" and "Who's Who in America" among others.

Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    DUI & DWI
    Juvenile Law
    Landlord Tenant
    Evictions, Housing Discrimination, Landlord Rights, Rent Control, Tenants' Rights
    Municipal Law
    Traffic Tickets
    Suspended License
    White Collar Crime
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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  • Italian: Spoken
Professional Experience
Volunteer Attorney
Project Clean Slate
- Current
pro bono expungement program
Toastmasters International
- Current
Public speaking and leadership development group
Member of Board of Directors
West Milford Chamber of Commerce
- Current
Bergen County Bar Association
- Current
Women Lawyers in Bergen County
- Current
National Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Current
Pro Bono Attorney
Fugitive Safe Surrender Program
Volunteered to provide legal assistance to NJ residents with bench warrants stemming from unresolved criminal and motor vehicle charges
Board Member
Supreme Court of New Jersey: District IIB Ethics Committee
Member of Board of Directors
Bergen County Legal Service
Contact & Map
Law Offices of Dianne D'Alessandro
Telephone: (862) 268-0292