Rutgers and Seton Hall Law Grad Travis Tormey Defends NJ Clients Charged with Crimes

East Brunswick NJ Criminal Defense AttorneyTravis J. Tormey, founding partner of the Tormey Law Firm, is an experienced criminal defense lawyer who frequently represents Rutgers and Seton Hall students. Travis went to Rutgers undergrad, graduating summa cum laude. Travis also got his J.D. from Seton Hall Law School, graduating cum laude. He is still actively involved with both universities.

Travis J. Tormey Represents Rutgers and Seton Hall Students

Rutgers’ main campus is in New Brunswick. Rutgers University also has Newark and Camden locations. Meanwhile, Seton Hall’s main campus is in East Orange, while their law school is in Newark. Travis Tormey has successfully defended Rutgers students and Seton Hall students facing all manner of criminal charges, including drug crimes like simple possession of marijuana, assault offenses like simple assault, theft offenses like shoplifting, and domestic violence offenses involving threats and restraining orders. Travis also represents college students who have been cited for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) and Driving Under the Influence (DUI) in New Brunswick, East Orange, or anywhere else in New Jersey.

Mr. Tormey’s credentials as a criminal defense attorney include the following:

  • Travis has successfully defended countless clients against criminal charges in superior courts and municipal courts throughout New Jersey.
  • Travis used to work for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey in the sex crimes, white collar crimes, and gang task force units.
  • Prior to founding the Tormey Law Firm, Travis worked for two of the largest criminal defense law firms in the state.
  • Travis knows how to help clients fight DWI and DUI charges. He is a certified operator of the Alcotest 7110 breathalyzer device. Travis is one of only a handful of NJ attorneys to be certified in the operation and maintenance of the state’s official breath-testing machine, which gives him a major advantage when he contests evidence in drunk driving cases.
  • Mr. Tormey’s legal expertise has been recognized by several media outlets, including the Asbury Park Press, the Bergen Record, and the Daily Record – all of which have featured Travis in articles on criminal charges in New Jersey.
  • Travis was named one of the Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorneys Under 40 in New Jersey by the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys. He was also named one of the Top 40 Attorneys Under 40 in the Nation by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

Tormey Law Firm Beats Criminal Charges in Bergen County, NJ

Travis J. Tormey appears in Bergen County courtrooms on a weekly basis. He is familiar with the inner workings of the Bergen County legal system and has enjoyed great success fighting criminal and DWI charges on behalf of his clients.

Here are a few recent cases that Travis has successfully handled:

Travis Tormey is also well known for his YouTube videos, which provide valuable information about fighting criminal charges in Bergen County and elsewhere in New Jersey. Here are a couple of Travis’ videos on how to beat NJ criminal charges:


  • No promises, just a Pro!

  • Excellent Lawyer... Helped me in every step off my Case..

  • Great work

  • Best lawyer!!

  • FRO removal success!!

  • Easy to work with, straightforward

  • Kept my license

  • Father of client

  • Excellent Attorney , Charges Dismissed as promised

  • Helped every step of the way

  • Avoid mandatory jail time on shoplifting charges


  • Help

  • Did the job he was hired to do

  • Great lawyer

  • Simple assault charge was dropped

  • Top Notch Representation

  • Well worth it.

  • DUI Case Dismissed

  • 2 felony charges dismissed

  • Cameron bury

  • great attorney

  • Hands Down Professional and delivers results!!!

  • DUI case dismissed

  • 125 stars out of 10!!

  • Excellent at getting best outcome

  • Excellent Attorney

  • TRO Dismissal

  • Efficient Excellent attorney.

  • Excellent attorney

  • Travis successfully defended me in an unprecedented Final Restraining Order Trial with ease

  • Kick Ass Attorney!

  • Efficient and professional attorney

  • Great Lawyer And Great Results

  • Top Notch DUI Attorney

  • Client Domestic Violence

  • Restraining Order

  • A real pro in a time of need - DWI Dismissed.

  • The most experienced, patient and affordable attorney

  • Travis Tormey successfully had a False TRO against me dismissed.

  • Underaged Drinking

  • Underaged Drinking

  • DUI Dismissed

  • Saved me from a DUI. HIGHLY recommended

  • Restraining Order

  • Case dismissed with Data Driven Facts

  • Respectful. Attentive. Professional.

  • Trespassing and Under the Influence Disorderly Persons charges

  • If you are reading this- You have reached the right place! Undoubtedly, the BEST Law Firm in New Jersey!

  • Amazing attorney with a heart of gold

  • Exceeded my expectations, Highly Professional Attorney

  • Responsive and knowledgeable.

  • The Tormey law firm was very kind and professional

  • Expungement

  • Travis Tormey is a True Professional Who Kept Me Out of Jail

  • Saved me a whole ton of problems

  • Travis Tormey Review

  • A nightmare case, with a happy ending.

  • Elite NJ Marijuana Attorney! 5 Stars!!

  • An Excellent lawyer!

  • Great lawyer for DUI

  • I highly endorse Travis Tormey.

  • Travis Tormey Law Firm

  • Travis is a Lifesaver

  • Travis J. Tormey - Evaluation

  • Great Lawyer. Got me off exactly what I wanted

  • Consummate Professional!

  • Great Criminal Defense Lawyer

  • Good Service

  • Exceptional Lawyer

  • Exceptional Lawyer

  • Hired to defend me for aggravated assault

  • Hired to defend me in a restraning order

  • Excellent attorney, highly recommend his talents

  • DWI Counsel

  • I highly recommend Mr. Tormey

  • Great attorney

  • Travis Tormey, Esq. - Great Results!

  • Travis Tormey - Excellent Attorney-Kind and Trustworthy

  • Excellent Attorney-Trustworthy and Kind

  • An Outstanding lawyer!!! That will represent you in the correct way!

  • Excellent Attorney! You will not be dissapointed....

  • Travis Tormey Gets Results!

  • tormey

  • Success!!

  • Travis Tormey Review

  • Only Lawyer I Recommend

  • Very Grateful

  • Attorney review of Travis Tormey

  • Excellent

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.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Learn More About How to Fight Your Charges

If you've been charged with a criminal offense, disorderly persons offense, or traffic / DWI violation, you have the right to an attorney who will defend you against your charges and fight for your best interests. To learn more about how your attorney can fight to have your charges dismissed or reduced, click a link below to see our video library of legal defenses and strategies.

The Tormey Law Firm

Areas we serve

Bergen County, Essex County, Morris County, Passaic County, Hudson County, Middlesex County, Somerset County including Morristown, Denville, Dover, Mount Olive, Parsippany, Hackensack, East Rutherford, Elmwood Park, Englewood, Fort Lee, Garfield, Lodi, Lyndhurst, Mahwah, Palisades Park, Paramus, Ridgefield Park, Saddle Brook, Teaneck, Clifton, and Wayne.

  • Hackensack Office

    254 State Street Hackensack, NJ 07601

    (201) 556-1570

    view larger map

  • Morristown Office

    55 Madison Avenue Suite 400, Morristown, NJ 07960

    (908) 336-5008

    view larger map