Former State Prosecutor

Former Atlantic County Prosecutor

Certified Criminal Trial Attorney

Experienced for over 30 years

Available 24/7

609.385.4010

Former Prosecutor

Now Fighting for You

New Jersey Criminal Defense and DWI attorney
who knows how to navigate the local courts

FORMER PROSECUTOR

NOW FIGHTING FOR YOU.

New Jersey Criminal Defense and DWI attorney who
knows how to navigate the local courts.

RECENT DWI & CRIMINAL DEFENSE RESULTS

STATE v. HENDRICKS — NEW JERSEY MURDER TRIAL — “NOT GUILTY” VERDICT

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.

Former State Prosecutor

Former Atlantic County Prosecutor

Certified Criminal Trial Attorney

Experienced for Over 30 years

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Criminal Lawyer and DWI Attorney in Hamilton Township, New Jersey

Former Prosecutor Representing Clients in Atlantic County And Beyond

Need help avoiding a conviction for a criminal offense or a DWI offense in Hamilton Township NJ? Depending on the circumstances of your case and the exact charges against you, it’s possible that you could be fined, lose your driver’s license, and even get significant jail time. Beyond that, you may wind up with a conviction on your permanent record. Do not let one bad moment lead to a lifetime of regret. You need an experienced criminal defense attorney who will fight your charges and secure a positive outcome to your case.

Have you been arrested in Hamilton Township, New Jersey? Then you need a good lawyer. John W. Tumelty is a knowledgeable South Jersey criminal defense lawyer who will build the best possible defense for you.

Hamilton Township NJ DWI Lawyer Can Help You Keep Your License If You Have Been Arrested for Drunk Driving

Attorney John Tumelty is a trusted Hamilton Township DWI and criminal defense lawyer who has defended clients against all types of drunk driving charges in Hamilton Township Municipal Court, including:

Major highways, including the Atlantic City Expressway and Route 50, run through Hamilton Township. Each year, NJ State Police troopers make numerous arrests for DWIs and other traffic violations on the AC Expressway, while Hamilton Township police officers issue many traffic citations to motorists on Route 50. If you are charged with a drunk driving offense in Hamilton Township, you could face severe penalties. That’s why you should consult with an experienced DWI defense lawyer like John Tumelty.

Mr. Tumelty also has experience representing clients who have been charged with the following criminal offenses:

  • Casino Crimes
  • Drug Crimes
  • Weapons Offenses
  • Assault and Threat Crimes
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Theft and Fraud Crimes
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Sex Offenses
  • Domestic Violence

The Atlantic County Justice Facility, which houses the Atlantic County Superior Court, is located in the Mays Landing section of Hamilton Township. Individuals charged with felony-level offenses, such as aggravated assault, illegal handgun possession, and certain theft crimes, typically have their cases heard in the Atlantic County Superior Court. Lesser offenses, like disorderly conduct, simple possession of marijuana, and simple assault, are handled locally in the Hamilton Township Municipal Court.

Why Choose Former Prosecutor John Tumelty to Help You Fight Your DWI Charges?

Attorney John Tumelty is one of very few attorneys to have earned the distinction of being a New Jersey Supreme Court certified criminal trial attorney. Whether you’ve been charged with a felony-level crime in Atlantic County Superior Court or a DWI offense in Hamilton Township Municipal Court, it is imperative that you secure the services of a skilled, knowledgeable lawyer who understands how to win in the courtroom. Mr. Tumelty has more than 30 years of combined experience as a criminal defense lawyer and a prosecutor, so he knows what it takes to win at trial. In fact, he enjoys taking the fight to the opposition and beating prosecutors in court.

When you secure the services of the Law Offices of John W. Tumelty, you will get personal attention that includes round-the-clock access to Mr. Tumelty. You can rest assured that your case is in good hands and that it will not be passed off to a junior associate. That’s because Mr. Tumelty handles each and every case from start to finish. He will use his decades of experience to achieve a successful outcome to your case.

Contact an Experienced Hamilton, New Jersey DWI Defense Attorney

Were you charged with a crime or arrested for a DWI offense in Hamilton Township, NJ? Experienced criminal defense lawyer John W. Tumelty will provide you with the strong defense you deserve. Contact Hamilton criminal defense and DWI defense lawyer John Tumelty today to go over your case.

About the Hamilton Township, NJ Area

Hamilton is a township located in Atlantic County, New Jersey. Hamilton Township has a total population of 26,500 residents and a geographic area of 113 square miles, making it the second-largest municipality in New Jersey behind nearby Galloway Township.

The Hamilton Mall, one of the state’s premier shopping destinations, is located near the Black Horse Pike and the Atlantic City Expressway in Mays Landing. Mays Landing is an unincorporated community in Hamilton Township and attracts many visitors throughout the year.

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South Jersey criminal defense lawyer John W. Tumelty is conveniently located in Atlantic City, NJ. He serves clients in Atlantic, Ocean, Gloucester and Cape May counties and the Jersey Shore, including: Absecon, Atlantic City, Avalon, Brigantine, Buena, Cape May, Egg Harbor City, Egg Harbor Township, Estell Manor, Folsom, Galloway Township, Hamilton Township, Hammonton, Linwood, Longport, Margate, Mullica Township, Northfield, Pleasantville, Port Republic, Somers Point, Ventnor,  and Waymouth.