Alina Habba Biography
Alina Habba is an American lawyer specializing in general litigation issues and Civil Litigation: Defense and Appellate. She is the managing partner of Habba Madaio & Associates LLP. She represents Donald Trump in the suit filed by New York’s attorney general over his asset valuations. She has previously represented him in a defamation suit filed by New York columnist E. Jean Carroll and also in a fraud suit filed by investors.
Alina Habba Age
She was born on November 30, 1983.
Alina Habba Height
She stands at 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Alina Habba College
She graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Shen then joined law school, enrolling at Widener University – Delaware Law School.She earned a juris doctor degree in 2010 and was admitted to practice law in 2010.
Alina Habba Family
There is no public information available regarding her parents or siblings.
Alina Habba Husband
Habba is married to Matthew Eyet. The couple got married in September 2011 in Summit Union County, New Jersey. Matthew is also an attorney who specializes in litigation, tax and corporate matters. He is the founder and principal at Eyet Law LLC, founded in 2019, where they offerall things related to Tax Law, Civil Litigation & Business Law/Consulting.
He previously worked at Sanderlands Eyet LLP for seven years as a principal and later as an of counsel on matters civil litigation, tax controversy, tax & estate planning, transactions and transactional representation.
He served as a law clerk at the law office of Harry White, Esq before he interned at Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocates. He later joined Hass & Hecht LLP as a tax associate.
Alina Habba Children
Habba is a mother of two children a son and a daughter.
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Alina Habba Attorney
Alina is an American attorney licensed to practice in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, and the United States District Court for the Districts of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.
She serves as the managing partner of Habba Madaio & Associates LLP. She previosly served as the managing partner at Sandelands Eyet LLP for seven years. It was a mid-sized firm that serviced a Fortress subsidiary and successfully expanded its business throughout the entire Northeast region. Prior to that, she was an associate at
Tompkins, McGuire, Wachenfeld & Barry, LLP. She also worked as a law clerk at Superior Court of New Jersey.
Prior to joining the private practice, she was a legal intern for Judge Eugene Cody, Jr. then Presiding Judge of the Civil Superior Court in Essex County, New Jersey.
According to her profile on her firm’s website, she has experience in many areas of litigation including, but not limited to, corporate litigation and formation, commercial real estate (transactional and litigation), family law, the financial services industry and construction-related matters.
Alina Habba Donald Trump
Alina is one of former President Donald Trump’s top lawyers. She has represented him in several cases and is currently representing him in a defamation suit filed by New York columnist E. Jean Carroll, who alleges Trump raped her two decades ago and defamed her by denying it. She is also representing him in a fraud suit filled by investors in a multi-level marketing company that Trump pitched on “Celebrity Apprentice” for years .
She is also representing him in a defamation case filed by former Apprentice contestant Summer Zervos who accused him of assult. Summer however dropped the case after Habba joined Trump’s legal team and threatened to counter-sue her.
She was also involved in the civil lawsuit that Trump filed against Hillary Clinton, the Democratic Party and almost two dozen other individuals and entities for allegedly conspiring to undermine his single term in office with Russia-related allegations. The case was dismissed by a federal judge in September 2022. Habba has appealed.
Habba clashed with a New York state court judge in Manhattan after the judge held Trump in contempt of court earlier this year for failing to properly respond to a subpoena and fined him $10,000 a day until he was in compliance. Trump ultimately paid $110,000 over the ruling, which Habba has appealed.
Alina Habba MAGA
In October 2022, Habba joined the MAGA Inc. team. She made her first appearance on behalf of MAGA Inc. on October 24, 2022 on Newsmax, where former Trump White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer asked her about the former president’s political spending ahead of the midterm elections.
Alina Habba Racist
Alina was sued by her former legal assistant, Na’Syia Drayton, for creating a hostile work environment at her New Jersey law office. Drayton who was the only African American at the office alleged that Alina would regularly blast and sing along with graphic lyrics, replete with the N-word and demeaning references to women and their anatomy.
In the lawsuit, Drayton also alleged that after Alina lost a case to New York Attorney General Letitia James, who is Black she angrily shouting, “I hate that Black bitch!”
According to the lawsuit, Drayton started working with Habba at her previous firm and was let go during the early part of the COVID-19 pandemic. Habba hired her after she started her firm.
According to an exhibit attached to the lawsuit, Drayton sent her bosses an email on June 9 titled, “Workplace environment feeling uncomfortable.” In it, she wrote that the songs, Habba’s alleged statement about the New York attorney general, and other interactions made her uncomfortable.
After Daily Beast reached out to Alina she alleged that the allegations were false and was disappointed by the lawsuit.
“Na’Syia is someone we love and care about and have for years. Na’Syia had never made a single complaint to anyone until she had decided to quit and ask for an exorbitant amount of money in return. I am disappointed by this lawsuit and the allegations which are simply not true.”
Alina Habba Ethnicity
Alina belongs to the Arabic heritage.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where Did Alina Habba go to Law School? She attended Widener University – Delaware Law School. earning her juris doctor degree in 2010.
Is Alina Habba Russian? No, she is Arabic. During her racism case she claimed she can’t be racist as she was picked on due to be Arab.
Alina Habba Lebanese? Alina is an American national.
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