Salvatore Perillo concentrates in substantial commercial and construction litigation, redevelopment, tax appeals, and tax abatement.
Sal has over four decades of experience in the public sector. He has been the Corporation Counsel for the City of Newark, Atlantic County’s first full-time county counsel, Redevelopment Counsel for the Atlantic City Housing and Redevelopment Authority, Counsel for the Atlantic County Utilities Authority and a board member, fiscal officer and chairman of the Atlantic County Transportation Authority.
Sal has represented developers throughout the state on redevelopment projects and tax abatement agreements. Sal successfully negotiated the first long term tax abatement agreement in Atlantic City.
Sal also has extensive appellate court experience having argued numerous cases in the Supreme Court and Appellate Divisions of New Jersey. Sal is the attorney of record in over 60 reported and unreported decisions, including five New Jersey Supreme Court decisions.
A graduate of Seton Hall University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law, Sal has represented numerous developers and dozens of local governments and agencies in various capacities, including acting as special counsel in complex litigation matters and redevelopment projects.
- New Jersey, 1972
- United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1972
- Rutgers University School of Law, J.D., 1972
- Seton Hall University, B.A., 1965
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Atlantic County Bar Association