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ELLIOT S. STOMEL has more than 35 years experience as a municipal court lawyer. He graduated from George Washington University in 1973, and earned his juris doctor from St. Mary’s University in 1977. In addition to representing thousands of clients, he served as Prosecutor for the Township of Cherry Hill from 1981 to 2000, and as Public Defender for the City of Camden from 1992 to 2001.  He was the President of the Camden County Municipal Prosecutors Association from 1990 to 1999, and has been a regular lecturer for the New Jersey Institute For Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) on the subject of Municipal Court Practice since 1992.  Mr. Stomel was named by SJ Magazine as a "Top Attorney” in the area of "Criminal Law" in 2010, and in the area of DWI/DUI in 2011. 






Practice Areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 60%
    37 years, 4 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
    37 years, 2 thousand cases
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 20%
    37 years, 2 thousand cases



Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • William Ryan Moore

    When it comes to DUI Defense, Elliot is the lawyer to talk to.


    William Moore Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

411 Route 70 East Ste 106
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08034


PAAdministrative Suspension197810/04/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Attorneys (DWI)South Jersey Magazine2011
Top Attorneys (Criminal law)South Jersey Magazine2010
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentElliot S. Stomel, P.C.1990 - Present
Municipal Public DefenderCamden City1982 - 2000
Municipal ProsecutorCherry Hill Township1981 - 1999
PartnerSandone & Stomel1978 - 1990
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Merchantville/Cherry Hill Consolidation CommissionCommissioner2012 - Present
Cherry Hill LibraryBoard of Trustees2006 - 2012
New Jersey Municipal Prosecutors AssociationTreasurer1990 - 1999
Camden County Municipal Prosecutors AssociationPresident1990 - 1999
New Jersey State Bar AssociationExecutive Committee1983 - 1984
New Jersey Bar AssociationN/A1978 - Present
Camden County Bar AssociationN/A1978 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St Mary's University of San Antonio School of LawN/AJuris Doctor1977
George Washington UniversityPre-LawBA - Bachelor of Arts1973
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Camden County Bar AssociationSkills and Methods2014
Camden County Bar AssociationAdvanced Municipal Court Practice2013
Camden County Bar AssociationSkills and Methods2013
New Jersey ICLEAdvanced Municipal Court Practice2012
Camden County Bar AssociationSkills and Methods2012
Rutgers UniversityLaw and Society2011
New Jersey ICLEAdvanced Municipal Court Practice2011
Camden County Bar AssociationSkills and Methods2011
St. Joseph's UniversityCriminology2010
St. Joseph's UniversityLaw and Society2010
Rutgers UniversityLaw and Society2010
Rutgers University Law SchoolWrongful Termination2009
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2009
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2008
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2007
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2006
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2005
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2004
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2003
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2002
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2001
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice2000
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice1999
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice1998
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice1997
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice1996
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal court Practice1995
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice1994
New Jersey ICLEMunicipal Court Practice1993
New Jersey ICLEMuncipal Court Practice1992