Juvenile Charges in New Jersey 

Fort Lee NJ Juvenile Crimes Defense Lawyers

Travis J. Tormey is an experienced criminal defense and drunk driving (DWI) attorney who represents clients charged with various juvenile offenses throughout Bergen County, including in Fort Lee, Ridgefield Park, and Elmwood Park. In his years of practice, Mr. Tormey has handled thousands of criminal cases. In New Jersey, juvenile offenses are handled in at the Superior Court level by the county prosecutor’s office. Mr. Tormey has defended many juvenile clients in criminal cases, including underage drinking, underage DWI, and marijuana possession. He will use this invaluable experience as well as his long-standing relationships with local prosecutors and judges to get the best possible result in your case. Contact his office anytime at (201)-330-4979 for a free consultation.

“When my son was arrested for distribution of marijuana and MDMA, our world was a nightmare and we were scared. When we met Travis he reassured us that my son would be okay. When it came time for court we thought that our son was going to be on probation, or even worse, however, Travis was able to get my sons case dismissed. “Exactly what we wanted!” Thank you Travis for all your help. I would highly recommend the Tormey law firm they were excellent!”

– Former client’s mother 

Juvenile Criminal Defense in New Jersey

If your son or daughter is under investigation or has been charged with a juvenile crime in New Jersey, contact Travis J. Tormey for immediate assistance. As a seasoned trial lawyer, Mr. Tormey has handled thousands of criminal cases as a criminal defense lawyer in both Superior Court (felonies) and Municipal Court (misdemeanors). Mr. Tormey will use this experience to counsel your family as to the best course of action in your case.

Juvenile cases in New Jersey are complex. In many cases, the situation can be resolved without official charges or a complaint being brought. This is essentially a “warning” utilized by law enforcement officers in order to teach the juvenile a lesson but avoid the criminal justice system. This can include community service, restitution, and counseling. Moreover, even after a complaint is filed, your son or daughter may be eligible for a diversionary program which can keep the case out of the Superior Court entirely. As such, it is imperative that you contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer for assistance. Mr. Tormey has handled countless juvenile cases, including the following:

If your son or daughter is under investigation or has been taken into custody, do not talk to the police without speaking to counsel first. It is imperative that you protect your rights and the rights of the juvenile.


Contact a Juvenile Criminal Trial Lawyer in Bergen County, New Jersey

Travis J. Tormey is a highly respected negotiator and trial lawyer with offices located in Hackensack, New Jersey. Contact him anytime at (201)-330-4979 for a free consultation about your child’s juvenile justice proceedings.


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.