Mr. Perillo has had an extensive career leading up to his current work as a Waukegan military lawyer and civil litigation lawyer. He began in 1983 as a JAG Officer in the U.S. Navy. In that capacity, his duties included the prosecution of Courts-Martial. He also served as Staff Judge Advocate (legal counsel) to the Commanding Officer of the Service School Command at Great Lakes, Illinois. At the time, that command was one of the largest (by population) in the entire U.S. Navy. Mr. Perillo was also awarded the Navy Commendation Medal in 1987 for meritorious services as a JAG Officer. This experience has shown in his constant dedication and knowledge as a Waukegan civil litigation lawyer.
Mr. Perillo has served the state of Illinois as a Lake County, Libertyville, and Waukegan criminal lawyer
After leaving active duty, Mr. Perillo served as a Senior Assistant Public Defender in the Lake County (IL) Public Defender's Office. Mr. Perillo has both defended, and later prosecuted, virtually all manner of felony offenses as a Waukegan criminal lawyer. His next position was as a Senior Assistant in the Office of the Lake County (IL) State's Attorney. In each of these positions, Mr. Perillo appeared in the felony courtrooms of Lake County on a daily basis. At Noonan, Perillo & Marks Ltd., Mr. Perillo concentrates on being a Waukegan civil litigation lawyer and criminal lawyer.