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Joanna M. Perilli

About me

Joanna M. Perilli has built and maintained an outstanding reputation by providing superior legal services to her many clients. Being the proud founder of the Law Offices of Joanna M. Perilli, LLC, she seeks to continue this tradition by providing excellent legal representation at a reasonable cost to individuals and businesses. Licensed to practice law in New Jersey and New York, Ms. Perilli concentrates her practice defending individuals in Criminal, Traffic, and DWI/DUI matters, in both Superior and Municipal Courts throughout the State. She also has extensive experience in representing clients in family law cases including divorce actions, child custody/support applications, and restraining order/domestic violence matters.

Born and raised in Mercer County, New Jersey, Ms. Perilli graduated Summa Cum Laude from Rider University’s Honors Business program. Ms. Perilli’s strong ties to Rider did not cease with her graduation, as she teaches undergraduate business law classes as an adjunct professor. Following her graduation from Rider University, Ms. Perilli graduated Cum Laude from New York Law School, where she received a public interest fellowship, and was a legal intern at the New York City Law Department, Family Law Division.

Ms. Perilli is also an active member of several professional associations including the Mercer County Bar Association, Middlesex County Bar Association, and New Jersey State Bar Association. In addition, she serves on the St. Francis Community Fund Raising Board, where she is involved with the planning and facilitating of fundraisers for St. Francis Hospital in Trenton, New Jersey.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Speeding Ticket: 25%
  3. DUI & DWI: 25%



Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

8 total 

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  • Mark Aaron Fury

    JP and I worked together on a serious criminal case involving a potential decade long prison sentence. She was immensely helpful in getting command of the voluminous discovery and spotting important angles from which it could be attacked. I would strongly recommend speaking with her to anyone


    Mark Fury Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Jay D Bhatt

    I endorse Joanna. We've worked together on several cases and she is always professional and well prepared. I would recommend her services without hesitation.


    Jay Bhatt Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Law Offices of Joanna M. Perilli, LLC

37 Robbinsville-Allentown Road
Suite 200
Robbinsville, NJ, 08691-1623


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We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2016
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyer2015
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyer2014
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyer2013
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyer2012
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyer2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Joanna M. Perilli, LLC2010 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorRider University2008 - 2014
Association namePosition nameDuration
Mercer County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Middlesex County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Rider UniversityMarketing/BusinessBA - Bachelor of Arts2002