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 Defense Lawyer Mullica Township, NJ

The truth is that being arrested can be a scary experience – especially because your troubles will only just be starting. Not only are you looking at potential penalties that include heavy fines and even jail time, but you could also wind up with a criminal record that will haunt you for a very long time to come. Whether you face disorderly persons offense charges in the Mullica Township Municipal Court or felony charges in the Atlantic County Superior Court, you need to be represented by a knowledgeable criminal attorney who won’t be intimidated by the prosecution. Skilled legal representation can also assist you if you have been issued a traffic summons or if you’ve been charged with a drunk driving offense.

John Tumelty is an experienced Mullica Township criminal lawyer who will help you build a strong defense against your charges. Contact Mr. Tumelty today by filling out the online form to schedule a free initial consultation.

Our Criminal Defense Attorney Can Defend You Against Any Criminal Charges in Mullica Township, NJ

The Law Offices of John W. Tumelty is a law firm that specializes in criminal defense of clients in Mullica Township and throughout Atlantic County, NJ. We represent individuals who face criminal charges, DWI charges, and traffic tickets. These are some of the types of cases we handle:

John W. Tumelty will defend you against your Mullica Township criminal or traffic charges and help you avoid the most severe penalties in your case. We will work hard to get your charges dismissed, if possible, and we will fight for you in court if the case goes to trial.

John W. Tumelty Is a Former NJ Prosecutor

John W. Tumelty is a former prosecutor who boasts an insider’s knowledge of prosecutorial tactics in Atlantic County, New Jersey. Mr. Tumelty previously served with both the NJ Attorney General’s Office, Division of Criminal Justice and the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, Trial Section. Mr. Tumelty understands how the prosecution thinks in criminal cases and DWI cases, which gives his clients a major advantage when it comes to pre-trial negotiations and trial strategy.

John Tumelty has more than 30 years of experience in the NJ criminal justice system and has been a New Jersey Supreme Court Certified Criminal Trial Attorney since 1995. Whether your case involves a minor traffic ticket for careless driving or a more serious charge for drug distribution or aggravated assault, Mr. Tumelty will aggressively represent you and challenge the evidence against you.

Schedule a Free Consultation with an Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney

Have you been charged with a criminal offense in Mullica Township, NJ? John Tumelty is a skilled South Jersey criminal lawyer with the resources and experience needed to help you beat your charges. Mr. Tumelty takes pride in providing his clients with top-notch legal representation, so you can count on him to develop an individualized strategy and to keep you informed of any developments in your case. Contact the Law Offices of John W. Tumelty today by calling us or by filling out the online contact form. We have offices conveniently located in Atlantic City and Marmora, New Jersey.

About Mullica Township, NJ

Mullica Township is a large township in the northwest section of Atlantic County, NJ. Mullica Township has a population of approximately 6,000 people and a massive geographic area of roughly 57 square miles. Mullica Township was incorporated in 1938 from part of Galloway Township, while Egg Harbor City and Hammonton were later created from parts of Mullica Township. The name of Mullica Township comes from Eric Palsson Mullica, a Finish settler who founded a homestead in the area in the 1600s. Today, Mullica Township is bordered by Egg Harbor City, Hamilton Township, Hammonton, and Washington Township. Unincorporated communities in Mullica Township include Elwood, Amatol, Da Costa, Nesco, Sweetwater, and Woodland.

Mullica Township is located 13 miles away from Atlantic City and 40 miles away from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Travelers to Mullica Township, NJ typically use U.S. Route 30, also known as White Horse Pike, which is the major road that passes through the township. NJ State troopers and local police in Mullica Township have been known to set up DWI checkpoints for intoxicated motorists.

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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.