Ms. Carrillo has handled to conclusion 75 trials and hundreds of court hearings.
From 2000 to 2007, Ms. Carrillo was a Deputy District Attorney in Riverside County, where she handled a variety of cases, including driving under the influence, domestic violence, child abuse, gang crimes and capital murder. In addition, as a team leader for the domestic violence team and member of the homicide team, she handled complex high profile cases.
From 2008 to 2015, Ms. Carrillo was a Deputy District Attorney with the Sonoma County District Attorney's Office. She handled felony cases involving domestic violence, gangs and murder. As a senior trial prosecutor, she tried complex and high profile cases, including a four co-defendant gang murder case which required "dual juries". All four defendants were convicted and currently serving sentences of life without the possibility of parole.
In 2015 Ms. Carrillo opened her own law office, where she primarily focused on criminal defense and family law matters, before joining Perry, Johnson, Anderson, Miller & Moskowitz LLP in 2017.
Ms. Carrillo's success as a trial attorney has been recognized many times. She received the "Larry J. Scoufos Trial Advocacy Award" for her work at the Sonoma County District Attorney's office, and "Felony Prosecutor of the Year" for her work with the Riverside County District Attorney's office, among other awards .
In addition to Ms. Carrillo's extensive trial experience, she has regularly presented to the legal community, including the following programs:2017 – "So You Think You Can Argue?" –Sonoma County Women in Law 2016 - "Beyond a Reasonable Doubt – Confidence Wins" Sonoma County Women in Law 2016 - "Using Expert Witnesses, Prosecution and Defense Perspective", California Crime Scene Investigators 2016 - Privacy issues and "harassing phone calls", Sonoma County Bar Association 2015 - "Brady Issues, Prosecution and Defense Perspective", California District Attorney Victim Advocates 2013 - "Successfully Investigating and Prosecuting Cases Involving Strangulation" – presented to Law Enforcement 2010 Handling and "Greening" Hostile Witnesses, Sonoma County Women in Law 2003/2004 - "Successfully Investigating and Prosecuting Shaken Baby Investigations" – presented to Law Enforcement and Deputy District Attorneys 2002/2003 - "Successfully Investigating and Prosecuting Domestic Violence" – presented to Law Enforcement and Deputy District Attorneys