John Michael Vallillo is a criminal defense maestro with a knack for having cases dismissed, a talent that has earned him the nickname “The Nolle Pros.” A Florida native, he has been navigating the complexities of the state’s legal system since 1997, becoming a trusted figure in the legal community.
A proud alumnus of Nova Southeastern Shepard Broad Law School, John kicked off his career as a prosecutor in Seminole County within the 18th Judicial Circuit. There, he honed his skills across thousands of criminal cases, ranging from juvenile delinquencies to severe felonies. His time as a prosecutor offered him invaluable insights into the criminal justice system, equipping him with the tools necessary to pivot into defense law seamlessly.
In 2001, John took his extensive legal know-how and established his own Criminal Defense Law Firm. Specializing in DUIs, felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic offenses, he’s been the go-to legal counsel for countless Floridians. What sets John apart is his unique approach to criminal defense: he walks a mile in his clients’ shoes every day, ensuring he’s always one step ahead in safeguarding their rights and freedoms.