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Peter M O'Mara

Peter M O'Mara

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI

About Me

Peter O'Mara is a Certified Alcotest 7110 Operator


Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

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



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Jonathan S Rudnick

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Jonathan Rudnick DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Thomas F Shebell

    I endorse this lawyer. Pete is the go-to-guy for criminal defense and DWI/DUI. He's aggressive at trial, knowledgeable in the law, and fights relentlessly in defense of his client's rights.


    Thomas Shebell DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

The O'Mara Law Firm

25 Sycamore Avenue
Little Silver, NJ, 07739-1249

25 Sycamore Ave Ste 2
Little Silver, NJ, 07739




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
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
Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office1992 - 1993
Dauphin County District Attorney's Office1991 - 1992
Staten Island District Attorney's Office1988 - 1989

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

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