Former State Prosecutor

Former Atlantic County Prosecutor

Certified Criminal Trial Attorney

Experienced for over 30 years

Available 24/7

609.390.4600

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

Criminal Indictment

You may have seen the word “indictment” a time or two before. You might have seen it as part of a front-page newspaper headline or on the local news, but do you actually know what an indictment is or what it means? Indictments Used for Federal Crimes An indictment is basically a formal accusation of… Continue Reading

Criminal Assault

A general definition for criminal assault is an act that threatens someone with physical harm. The word “threatens” is important because it highlights that physical harm does not need to result for it to be considered criminal assault. Now, criminal assault specifics can vary a bit from state to state, so a local criminal defense… Continue Reading

Basics of Criminal Law

Many who feel educated on criminal defense really only know what they have seen on television or in movies. And while television and movies do a good job of getting the story across, they do not touch on everything that would happen in a real life case. If you have been arrested and are facing… Continue Reading

Atlantic City Traffic Violations Lawyer – Cape May & Atlantic County Attorneys

How to Deal with Traffic Tickets and Other New Jersey Violations

Have you been issued a traffic ticket in New Jersey? If so, I will aggressively represent you and fight the traffic violations. It is important to take the traffic violation seriously as they have the potential to carry motor vehicle points, surcharges and loss of license. From speeding tickets to reckless driving charges, I will assist you in building a strong defense.

South Jersey Lawyer Defending Traffic Violations and Traffic Tickets

No matter who you are or where you live, if you have been given a traffic violation, you are concerned about points, possible license suspension and insurance surcharges. A good lawyer will help you with all your concerns and make sure your questions are answered. With over 30 years of criminal law experience, I will make sure you know what to expect.

I defend cases involving a wide range of traffic violations and traffic tickets. Some of the cases even involve more complex criminal elements. As a defense attorney with a wide-ranging criminal defense practice, I will be ready to handle all of your traffic law concerns, including:

Whatever charges you face in traffic court, it is only normal to have questions. I know it can be hard to go through the process of fighting a traffic violation, and I will make sure you have all the information you need to make an informed decision regarding your legal future.

In addition to protecting drivers throughout the state of New Jersey, I also represent people throughout the United States who have received a traffic ticket in South Jersey, including clients from Pennsylvania, Delaware and New York. If you live out-of-state, you do not have to come back to New Jersey to fight your case and protect your rights. I will handle all your concerns and court dates.

Representing Traffic Violation Clients Throughout New Jersey

I am available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week for urgent needs.  Call my office today at 609-390-4600 for a free initial consultation.

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Office Locations

THE LAW OFFICES OF JOHN W. TUMELTY
539 S Shore Rd
Marmora, NJ 08223
609.390.4600
THE LAW OFFICES OF JOHN W. TUMELTY
3318 Simpson Ave
Ocean City, NJ 08226
609.385.4221
THE LAW OFFICES OF JOHN W. TUMELTY
100 E Rio Grande Ave
Wildwood, NJ 08260
609.277.2786
THE LAW OFFICES OF JOHN W. TUMELTY
822 Shore Rd
Somers Point, NJ 08244
609.277.2786

Areas We Serve

Office Locations

THE LAW OFFICES OF JOHN W. TUMELTY
539 S Shore Rd
Marmora, NJ 08223
609.390.4600
THE LAW OFFICES OF JOHN W. TUMELTY
3318 Simpson Ave
Ocean City, NJ 08226
609.385.4221
THE LAW OFFICES OF JOHN W. TUMELTY
100 E Rio Grande Ave
Wildwood, NJ 08260
609.277.2786
THE LAW OFFICES OF JOHN W. TUMELTY
822 Shore Rd
Somers Point, NJ 08244
609.277.2786

Seasoned criminal defense lawyer John W. Tumelty has three conveniently located offices in Atlantic City, Somers Point and Marmora, NJ. He serves clients in Atlantic, Ocean, Gloucester and Cape May counties and the Jersey Shore, including: Absecon, Atlantic City, Avalon, Cape May, Dennis Township, Egg Harbor Township, Galloway Township, Hamilton Township, Hammonton, Linwood, Lower Township, Margate, Middle Township, Northfield, Ocean City, Pleasantville, Sea Isle City, Somers Point, Stone Harbor, Upper Township, Ventnor and Wildwood.