Georgina Giordano Pallitto, Esq.

Georgina Giordano Pallitto is a New Jersey Supreme Court Certified Criminal Trial Attorney.  She began Pallitto Law, LLC in 2016.  Ms. Pallitto has been appointed as the Assistant Municipal Prosecutor for East Hanover Township since 2016.  She is the current Secretary of the Morris County Municipal Prosecutors Association.  In addition, she serves as a trustee of the New Jersey State Municipal Prosecutors Association since 2018.  She is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Hudson County Bar Association, Essex County Bar Association, and President of the North Hudson Lawyers' Club.     

 

Ms. Pallitto also currently serves as Assistant County Counsel for the County of Hudson, assigned to Meadowview Psychiatric Hospital in Secaucus.  In her current position with the hospital, Ms. Pallitto represents the County in civil commitment and disciplinary hearings.  

Prior to this, Ms. Pallitto was an Assistant Prosecutor in Hudson County upon completing her clerkship with the Honorable Michael A. Petrolle, J.S.C. in the Essex County Criminal Division.  She was an adjunct professor in the Political Science Department at New Jersey City University from 2014-2017.  

 

Ms. Pallitto obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with a minor in Italian Studies from the University of California at San Diego in 2006.  After spending a year interning for Senator Robert Menendez in Washington, D.C., she returned to New Jersey to attend Seton Hall University School Law in Newark. 

From a very early age, Ms. Pallitto always knew she wanted to be an attorney.  She began working in law when she was 19 years old and continued throughout law school.  Her family immigrated to Newark from Italy in the early 1900's, where both her parents were raised.  Having such deep roots in the city, Ms. Pallitto is proud to have her office in Newark.