Charissa Nathaniel Wijaya, Associate

Ms. Wijaya received her Juris Doctorate from New York Law School. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Wijaya completed a Judicial Clerkship and was the Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Philip J. Maenza, Supervising Judge of the Special Civil Part in Morris and Sussex County Superior Court. Along with her Judicial Law Clerk duties, Ms. Wijaya was also the Special Civil Clerk where she was the lead law clerk mediator during her 2017-2018 Judicial Clerkship.

During her undergraduate studies, Ms. Wijaya interned with the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office in the Consumer Affairs Division where she regularly investigates complaints made against health care professionals, prepares recommendation of disciplinary actions, and assisted in the drafting of Cullen Law. During her law school studies, Ms. Wijaya interned for the Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor where she frequently interviews and investigates arrest reports, as well as holding the lead role in a highly confidential criminal investigation of an organized crime influence.

Ms. Wijaya was also the Judicial Law Intern to the Honorable Justice Joan A. Madden, a Judge in New York Supreme Court – New York County, Civil Term and was a summer associate at a New York City law firm, which specialized in civil litigation.

Education
Montclair State University, 2012
New York Law School, 2017

Bar Admission
New Jersey
New York