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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The John W. Tumelty Cancer Survivor College Scholarship is open to current high school seniors in Atlantic County and Cape May County in New Jersey. Scholarship applicants must be scheduled to enroll at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States within one semester of the scholarship application deadline. Applicants may be required to provide proof of college acceptance and enrollment. Additionally, applicants may be required to provide medical information that includes proof of a current or previous cancer diagnosis for themself or family member.

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About the Law Offices of John W. Tumelty

The Law Firm of John W. Tumelty is a highly respected legal team with a tradition of helping people navigate the criminal justice system in South Jersey. John Tumelty is a former New Jersey and Atlantic County prosecutor who previously investigated and prosecuted felonies. Now Mr. Tumelty is dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals accused of crimes in NJ. If you or a loved one has been arrested and charged with a criminal offense in Atlantic City, Somers Point, Marmora, or anywhere else in South Jersey, contact Attorney Tumelty today to schedule a free consultation about your case.

 

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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.