Practice Areas

Criminal Law

For almost 40 years, Tom Tormey has been handling all types of criminal cases from major federal offenses like narcotics smuggling and organized crime to smaller cases like shoplifting, DWI and assault. If you retain Mr. Tormey you will find that no matter the size or the nature of the case, you will receive his [..]

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Waterfront Commission

Mr. Tormey has been representing longshoremen, checkers and all other people licensed to work on the waterfront of the New York-New Jersey harbor for over 27 years. He has represented clients on almost any case imaginable and has appeared on behalf of his clients in Commission interviews, at Commission hearings and at every stage before, [..]

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White Collar Crime

Mr. Tormey has been trying criminal cases for more almost 40 years. He has handled white collar criminal cases in New York State and Federal Courts as well as matters that were investigated and prosecuted by the SEC. Mr. Tormey has handled cases involving alleged currency trading violations, union corruption, corrupt construction contracts, front-running security [..]

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DWI

In New York, like many other places, prosecutors are clamping down on drivers who violate the drinking and driving laws. Unfortunately, in their zeal to protect people, the police and prosecutors often sweep up good, decent and innocent people whose only crime may have been to have a glass of wine with dinner. Unlike other [..]

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Personal Injury

Within one week after leaving public service and opening his own law office, Mr. Tormey was asked to represent a defendant in a personal injury case. The person who hired Mr. Tormey was a lawyer who worked for a national insurance company and he realized that someone with Mr. Tormey’s trial experience would prove helpful. [..]

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Additional Areas

Consultant to several New York City law firms on topics of criminal law, personal injury, trial advocacy and strategy. Lecturer at trial advocacy workshops for the Manhattan District Attorney and at PDP Trial Advocacy Workshop [..]

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