Attorney Timothy Tarpey
Exemplary Trial Skills & Legal Guidance
The Firm Was Recently Named By Newsweek As One of the Top 14 Criminal Defense
Timothy Tarpey is an experienced and aggressive trial attorney with a reputation
for going the extra mile and getting results. Tim is a fierce litigator.
He has tried thousands of cases and appellate matters in State and Federal
courts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
- Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
- Supreme Court of New Jersey
- U.S. Federal District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Tim honed his exemplary trial skills during his years as an Assistant District
Attorney in Philadelphia. His case results while at the District Attorney's
Office gained Tim promotions to the Municipal Court, Juvenile Court, Felony
Waiver, and Major Trial Units.
Attorney Tarpey has experience handling the following cases:
- Firearm violations
- Sex offenses
- Attempted murder
During that time he gained invaluable knowledge of how investigators, expert
witnesses, and prosecutors develop and build a case for trial. Today,
Mr. Tarpey uses that background to the advantage of his clients and uses
it to get them the best possible results. Tim has an in-depth understanding
of all aspects of criminal law and procedure that only comes with years
of courtroom experience.
Tim really helped us and eased our minds.
Trusted Criminal Defense Lawyer in Philadelphia
Mr. Tarpey has been designated a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). The CFE
credential is only given to those with a proven expertise in areas of
fraud investigation and resolving allegations of fraud. Tim has also passed
multiple Financial Industry Regulatory Authority exams including Series
7 (General Securities Representative), Series 24 (General Securities Principal),
Series 65 (Investment Advisors Law Exam) and Series 31 (Futures Managed
Fund). Along with his experience as a trial attorney, this financial expertise
makes Tim particularly formidable in handling white-collar/fraud cases
and cases involving complex financial transactions.
Mr. Tarpey grew up in the East Falls section of Philadelphia and attended
William Penn Charter High School. Tim received a full athletic scholarship
to Villanova University where he earned an undergraduate degree, a Masters
degree, and was granted a research fellowship. Tim earned his law degree
at Temple University School of Law where he received the prestigious Barrister's
Award for Trial Advocacy.
If you are looking for an experienced, aggressive, trial-tested attorney
whose number one goal is getting results, call Tim at the PT&L Firm
for a free consultation about your legal questions today.