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Mr. Tumelty represented Helena Hendricks, who was charged with first degree murder in Atlantic County Superior Court. The defendant faced a number of additional charges, including armed robbery, conspiracy and possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose. At the conclusion of a jury trial that lasted three weeks, the defendant was found "not guilty" of all charges.

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How Our Criminal Defense Attorney in NJ Can Help You

Criminal convictions can destroy your future. There’s no reason to sugarcoat it because you could lose your freedom and damage your chances of future employment. Now’s not the time to wallow — Now’s the time to take action.

The smartest decision you can make is to work with an experienced attorney like John W. Tumelty. Why? Because he has over 35 years of experience as a defense attorney AND a prosecutor. Most of all, he’s passionate about keeping his clients out of jail and helping them save their reputations.

If you’re charged with any of the following, please contact our office to speak with Attorney John W. Tumelty about your defense strategy:

Casino Crimes

Atlantic City NJ Criminal Defense Lawyer
  • Casino theft
  • Cheating scams
  • Underage gambling
  • Disorderly conduct in casino hotels
  • Assaults
  • Criminal trespass

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DWI Charges and Traffic Violations

Mr. Tumelty knows the procedures and equipment used by New Jersey law enforcement in DWI cases. As a result, he knows how to beat DUI charges, including:

  • First offense DWI
  • Breath test refusal
  • Driving under the influence of drugs

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Drug Charges

  • Simple possession of marijuana
  • Possession with intent to distribute marijuana
  • Heroin and cocaine offenses
  • Possession of illegal prescription medications
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia

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These are only a few of the practice areas our law office can handle. Learn more about our criminal defense options here.

The Law Offices of John W. Tumelty Will Protect Your Rights & Freedom – Available 24/7

Attorney John W. Tumelty is available right now to take your call, or you can use the convenient contact form to request a free consultation at his Atlantic City or Marmora offices.

When you need an experienced criminal defense attorney, John Tumelty is here – 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Contact him today to discuss your case and determine right away what needs to be done to get your charges dismissed so you can move on with your life.

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