Criminal Defense Lawyers in Morristown NJ

Charged with a Crime in Morris County NJ

When it comes to finding the best criminal defense lawyer to handle your case, you need one with understanding of the complexities of criminal law in New Jersey, who uses the best defense strategies and is very familiar with the processes and personalities in local courts. The Morris County criminal defense attorneys at The Tormey Law Firm have successfully handled thousands of cases in New Jersey, including felony charges in Superior Court and disorderly persons offenses in Municipal Courts. Our firm’s founder, Travis J. Tormey, previously worked at the United States Attorney’s Office in a variety of areas, including the gang task force, sex crimes unit, and white collar crimes units. Since opening his own practice, Mr. Tormey has become a respected legal authority in New Jersey in the area of criminal defense. For instance, he has been quoted by the Asbury Park Press regarding Megan’s Law registration and was called upon by the Bergen Record to provide his take on the rise in reported luring incidents. Mr. Tormey has also been featured as a legal resource for AOL News, CBS Talk Radio, and The Daily Record in Morris County.

For his dedication to his clients, Mr. Tormey has earned the AVVO Client’s Choice Award for 5 straight years and he maintains a perfect 10.0 rating. He has also received numerous awards and accolades, including: Top 10 Criminal Lawyers in New Jersey by American Jurist Institute, Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorneys Under 40 in New Jersey by the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys, and Top 40 Attorneys Under 40 in the Nation in 2014 by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

Criminal defense attorney Christopher Perry, a partner at our firm, served as judicial law clerk in the Bergen County Superior Court, Criminal Division, where he had first-hand exposure to all manner of criminal charges prior to turning his focus on criminal defense. He now uses this extensive experience inside the criminal justice system to successfully defend our clients. Since dedicating himself to criminal defense, Mr. Perry has become an authority on New Jersey gun laws. He was recently quoted in the Bergen Record as a legal resource, providing insight on gun rights in New Jersey.

Our criminal defense team also includes former Morris County Prosecutor John Graves, who is of counsel to the firm. Mr. Graves served a judicial clerkship in Passaic County before joining the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, where he served as an Assistant Prosecutor for approximately four-and-a-half years. During his time with the Prosecutor’s Office, Mr. Graves handled a vast array of criminal matters in Morris County Superior Court. Now, he brings this unique insight into the way the prosecution formulates its case to help devise the best defense strategies for clients.

All in all, The Tormey Law Firm brings a multifaceted approach to defending clients charged with disorderly persons offenses, indictable crimes, driving under the influence offenses, and those facing domestic violence restraining orders in Morris County, New Jersey. Our lawyers’ experience with prosecution, defense, the Attorney General’s office, and the judicial branch means that we can thoroughly evaluate your case and devise a plan of action that positions you for the best possible result.

Experienced Morris County Criminal Attorneys

Being charged with crime in the State of New Jersey means potential exposure to a term of imprisonment and a host of other life-altering consequences. Depending on the underlying circumstances, your case may be resolved through completion of diversionary program, a negotiated plea with minimized penalties, downgrading the charge to a lesser offense, a motion to suppress evidence, or an outright dismissal at trial. Having a defense attorney who understands how to attack the State’s case and put you in a position to achieve the best outcome means all the difference. The experienced, aggressive criminal defense team at The Tormey Law Firm will fight on your behalf for the best possible result.

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Morristown NJ DWI Lawyer

If you have been charged with a crime in Morris County, don’t delay in hiring legal representation. The criminal defense attorneys at the Tormey Law Firm will walk you through your options and every phase of the legal process that follows. Whether your case is in Morris County Superior Court or a local Municipal Court in Madison, Florham Park, Denville, Dover, Mount Olive, Morristown, or another Morris County municipality, we have most likely helped a client in the same court in a similar situation. We know you need honest answers and we can help. Contact our Morristown office at (908) 336-5008 for a free consultation or you can use the online contact form. A member of our criminal defense team will be happy to answer any questions you have and provide you with an honest assessment of your case.

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Experience You Can Trust

With unmatched knowledge and experience in the practice of law, the seasoned attorneys at The Tormey Law Firm are committed to serving their clients and tenaciously confronting the allegations against them.

We will examine every facet of your case in order to defend your constitutional rights and reputation.

With a dedicated legal advocate to assist you, our attorneys will ensure that you are never forced to navigate the complex legal process on your own.

The Tormey Law Firm

Morristown Location

55 Madison Avenue, Suite 400, Morristown, NJ 07960

(908) 336-5008 Directions

Areas we serve

All of Morris County including Boonton, Boonton Township, Butler, Chatham Borough, Chatham Township, Chester Borough, Chester Township, Denville Township, Dover, East Hanover Township, Florham Park, Hanover Township, Harding Township, Jefferson Township, Kinnelon, Lincoln Park, Long Hill Township, Madison, Mendham Borough, Mendham Township, Mine Hill Township, Mount Arlington, Montville, Morris Plains, Morris Township, Morristown, Mount Olive Township, Mountain Lakes, Netcong, Parsippany-Troy Hills Township, Pequannock Township, Randolph, Riverdale, Rockaway Borough, Rockaway Township, Roxbury Township, Victory Gardens, Washington Township, and Wharton.

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