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 Attorney in Pleasantville, NJ

Former Prosecutor John Tumelty Can Help You Beat Criminal Charges in Pleasantville and Across Atlantic County, NJ

Your chances of beating a criminal charge in Pleasantville, NJ are increased greatly by hiring a qualified criminal attorney to represent you during the legal process. You deserve to be represented by an experienced lawyer who won’t back down during pre-trial negotiations, who will fight to build the strongest possible defense on your behalf in anticipation of trial, and who will argue persuasively in front of a judge if your case reaches the trial stage.

John W. Tumelty is a highly skilled attorney who handles criminal defense in Pleasantville NJ and everywhere else in Atlantic County. Contact Mr. Tumelty today so that he can start mounting an effective defense against your criminal charges.

NJ Criminal Lawyer Helps Clients Fight Criminal Charges in Pleasantville, New Jersey

John Tumelty, the founding partner of the Law Offices of John W. Tumelty, has more than three decades of experience handling criminal defense in Pleasantville and everywhere else in Atlantic County, New Jersey. Mr. Tumelty represents clients who have been charged with any of the following:

When a person is charged with a disorderly persons offense, a DWI offense, or a traffic violation in Pleasantville, NJ, their case is heard in the Pleasantville Municipal Court. More serious felony-level offenses are heard in the Atlantic County Superior Court. Whether you’ve been charged at the municipal court level or at the superior court level, you can count on John W. Tumelty to defend you against the charges and help you avoid the most severe penalties.

Former Prosecutor John W. Tumelty Now Defends Clients Against Criminal Charges in Pleasantville, NJ

John Tumelty has an impressive history as a New Jersey criminal prosecutor and as a criminal defense lawyer. Mr. Tumelty previously served as a Deputy Attorney General with the NJ Attorney General’s Office, Division of Criminal Justice and as an assistant county prosecutor with the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, Trial Section. Since 1995, Mr. Tumelty has been a New Jersey Supreme Court Certified Criminal Trial Attorney, which puts him in elite company as one of only a small percentage of attorneys in the state to be recognized as certified trial lawyers.

When you hire John W. Tumelty to defend you against criminal charges, DWI charges, or a traffic ticket in Pleasantville, New Jersey, you get an attorney with more than 30 years of experience in the NJ legal system. Mr. Tumelty knows how to attack the prosecution’s case against you by questioning witnesses, challenging evidence, and filing legal motions. He will use his experience to fight for you and help you beat your criminal charges.

Free Consultation with Experienced Pleasantville Criminal Defense Lawyer

Did you get arrested in Pleasantville, New Jersey? Then you need a good lawyer on your side. John Tumelty, the founding partner of the Law Offices of John W. Tumelty, is a highly skilled South Jersey criminal attorney who won’t back down against the prosecution in your case. Mr. Tumelty prides himself on providing top-notch legal representation to his clients. He will advise you throughout the legal process and he will fight for you in the courtroom. Fill out the online contact form to schedule a free consultation at one of the firm’s conveniently located offices in Atlantic City or Marmora, NJ.

About Pleasantville, New Jersey

Pleasantville is a city in Atlantic County, NJ. Pleasantville has a population of 20,492 people and a total geographic area of roughly 7.3 square miles. Pleasantville was incorporated in 1889 from parts of Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey. The city, which got its apt name from its pleasing surroundings, is bordered by Absecon, Atlantic City, Northfield, and Ventnor City. Major roadways running through Pleasantville include US Route 9, US Route 40, US Route 322, and the Atlantic City Expressway (Route 446). Local police and NJ State troopers often patrol these highways, as well as other roads in Pleasantville, and issue tickets for speeding, careless driving, and other traffic violations.

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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.