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Russo Tumulty

Nester Thompson &

Kelly, LLP

Over 70 Years of Legal Experience


Committed To Providing Common-Sense Legal Solutions

Russo Tumulty Nester Thompson & Kelly, LLP, has respected roots within New Jersey dating back to World War I. Since then, attorneys have changed, but the firm’s dedication to providing common-sense legal solutions has remained consistent.

Howard Thompson, together with partner Tom Kelly, have over 70 years of combined legal experience. They capably guide New Jersey businesses through business transactions, commercial banking, solar regulation, utilities regulation and commercial real estate transactions. Each area of their diverse practice group provides valuable experience that in turn affects how they advise clients in other areas of law.

To learn more about the accomplished legal team of Russo Tumulty Nester Thompson & Kelly, LLP, click on the links below:


Howard O. Thompson

Thomas C. Kelly


Highly Respected Lawyers Who Put Your Needs First

Attorneys Kelly and Thompson are highly respected within the legal community. Both are Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent peer review-rated*. This is the highest available peer recognition awarded for exemplary ethical standards and legal ability. Thompson was also recognized by Inside Jersey for his banking and business law skill in August 2012. Additionally, Thompson is a member of the Public Utility Law, Business Law, Debtor Creditor and Banking Law sections of the New Jersey State Bar Association and Kelly is a past Chair of the Public Utility Law section.

The firm’s attorneys have the necessary knowledge to resolve your complex legal concerns, and the care to achieve your business goals. They spend significant time with each client to learn the intricacies of the projects and issues, the client’s goals and devise a personalized plan to pursue them.

Experience Across Diverse Industries

The lawyers of Russo Tumulty Nester Thompson & Kelly, LLP, have represented a diverse client base. They provide high quality representation for small businesses and Fortune 100 companies alike. They are experienced in a wide variety of matter ranging from the commercial real estate market, to asset purchases and sales, to EPC contracts, to the intricacies of solar regulation.

Contact The Firm For Capable Representation

Russo Tumulty Nester Thompson & Kelly, LLP, represents New Jersey-based clients across the United States. Contact their Morristown office at 973-915-3500 to schedule a consultation.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review RatingTM fall into two categories — legal ability and general ethical standards.