Atlantic City Criminal Defense Lawyer
A Former State Prosecutor Handling Criminal and DUI/DWI Defense Cases
Have you been arrested and charged with a criminal offense in Atlantic City or South Jersey? Are you a suspect in a law enforcement investigation or grand jury proceeding? If so, you need a tough, aggressive and experienced local criminal defense attorney.
I am John W. Tumelty, an Atlantic City criminal defense lawyer with 30 years of criminal law experience as a former prosecutor and criminal defense attorney. I am a NJ Supreme Court certified criminal trial attorney, and my law practice is exclusively devoted to defending criminal cases. I have a proven track record of fighting and winning criminal cases.
The most important decision you will make is choosing the right criminal defense attorney to represent you. The goal is to avoid you getting a criminal record. I take immediate and aggressive action to investigate the facts and build a solid defense to achieve a great resolution. Don’t hesitate to contact me today.
Let an Aggressive Former Prosecutor Defend You Against Criminal Charges
I am a former state prosecutor and assistant county prosecutor. I was a New Jersey deputy attorney general with the Division of Criminal Justice and a former assistant prosecutor with the trial section of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office. I know how a prosecutor evaluates a criminal case and how he prepares a case for court. As a former prosecutor, I know what it takes to successfully defend against criminal charges.
I have won “not guilty” verdicts for my clients in all types of criminal trials, including major felony charges such as murder, felony murder, aggravated manslaughter, armed robbery, conspiracy, drug distribution, possession of drugs, commercial bribery, aggravated sexual assault, weapons offenses, theft and numerous DWI/DUI and other drunk driving related cases.
I am a passionate and dedicated Atlantic City defense attorney and committed to giving my clients the communication and support they deserve. I will meet with you and discuss all aspects of your case. I will explain the legal process in clear and plain terms. I will lay out a game plan for an effective defense, and I will personally be at your side throughout the entire legal process.
Free Consultations Include DUI/DWI and Criminal Defense Expertise
I represent clients who reside in the South Jersey area and clients who have been arrested while visiting Atlantic City. I appear in the criminal courts of Atlantic County and Cape May County every day. I deal with the prosecutors and judges on a regular basis. I provide my clients with skillful representation throughout the entire case with the ultimate goal of achieving a dismissal or a not-guilty result.
If you’ve been arrested or charged with a crime in Atlantic City or elsewhere in South Jersey, you need to talk to a local criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. I am aggressively defending clients against criminal charges nearly every day and have offices in Atlantic and Cape May Counties. My Cape May County office is in Upper Township/Ocean City, and the Atlantic County office is located in Somers Point. I am available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and accept MasterCard, Visa and Discover for payment of my legal services. For a free initial consultation to discuss your case, call my office today at 609-390-4600.