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Peter M O'Mara
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Peter M O'Mara

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI

About Me

Peter O'Mara is a Certified Alcotest 7110 Operator

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Mark T Apostolou Jr

    I endorse this lawyer. I handled cases with Pete while I was an Assistant Prosecutor, and his ability to argue on behalf of his clients was always impressive.

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    Mark Apostolou Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Travis J Tormey

    Pete is hands down one of the best DWI attorneys in the state.

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    Travis Tormey Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The O'Mara Law Firm

25 Sycamore Avenue
Little Silver, NJ, 07739-1249

25 Sycamore Ave Ste 2
Little Silver, NJ, 07739

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive199305/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2015
10 Best DWI attorneys - client satisfactionAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2014
Nationally Ranked Top 10 Trial AttorneyNational Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys2014
100 Top Trial AttorneysNational Association of Trial Lawyers2014
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2014
100 Top Trial AttorneysNational Association of Trial Lawyers2013
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2013
100 Top Trial AttorneysNational Association of Trial Lawyers2012
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2012
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2011
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2010
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2009
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2008
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2007
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2006
Super LawyerNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
N/AMonmouth County Prosecutor's Office1992 - 1993
N/ADauphin County District Attorney's Office1991 - 1992
N/AStaten Island District Attorney's Office1988 - 1989

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2007 - Present
New Jersey Supreme Court District IX Ethics CommitteeMember2006 - 2009
Monmouth Bar AssociationBoard of Trustees2000 - 2003
Monmouth Bar AssociationBoard of Trustees1996 - 1998
New Jersey Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
National College for D.U.I. DefenseFounding MemberN/A
New Jersey State Bar Association-Criminal Law SectionMemberN/A
American Inns of Court FoundationMemberN/A
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Villanova UniversityPolitical Science, SociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1989

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
New Jersey Association of Criminal Defense LawyersDefending Alcotest 7110 DWI Cases2005
Lorman Education ServicesDefending DWI Cases in New Jersey2005
New Jersey Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers SeminarJunk Science-Challenging the use of Breathalyzer and Blood Tests at Trial2001
New Jersey Association of Criminal Defense LawyersJunk Science and Handling Expert Testimony in Criminal Cases2000
Lorman Education ServicesStrategies in Handling New Jersey DWl Cases1999
Defending DWI Cases in New JerseyDWI Defense1997