• Biography
  • Prior Experience
  • Representative Matters
  • Recognition and Involvement


Gianna, an Associate with Calcagni & Kanefsky, focuses her practice on criminal defense, internal investigations, and litigation.

Prior Experience

Before joining Calcagni & Kanefsky, Gianna served as an associate attorney at a New Jersey litigation boutique, focusing on criminal defense and complex business litigation.

Gianna has represented individuals and corporations with a wide range of issues, including state and federal white collar criminal matters, government investigations and internal investigations.

Representative Matters

Served as outside counsel to a major New Jersey city, conducting internal investigation into employment matters.

Recognition and Involvement

Gianna is a volunteer attorney mentor at New Jersey Law and Education Empowerment Project (NJLEEP) and serves as a volunteer attorney for the District of New Jersey’s Reentry (ReNew) Court.  She is an active member of the NJ State Bar Association, the Essex County Bar Association, the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of NJ, and the Women’s White Collar Defense Association (WWCDA).

While in law school, Gianna worked as a student attorney for Seton Hall’s Immigrants’ Rights/International Human Rights Clinic, where she prepared asylum cases for trial and secured clients’ renewals on their visas.

Practice Areas


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., cum laude
  • Senior Editor, Seton Hall Law Review
  • American University, B.A., magna cum laude


  • New Jersey
  • New York