As a seasoned and highly respected attorney, Pepi Camerlingo has successfully represented hundreds of clients in proceedings involving issues relating to all aspects of family law encompassing dissolution, parentage, and adoption proceedings. These issues include maintenance, income, valuation of assets, pension allocation, child support, custody, visitation and termination of parental rights.
Pepi Camerlingo’s strength and vision keeps her clients grounded as they go through troubling times. Lawyers who practice in this personal and stressful area are working with clients at their lowest point, but she has an innate ability to listen, connect and guide them through the difficult process. By working tirelessly and fiercely, Pepi garners the greatest outcome for her clients and shows an understanding for who she represents.
Maintaining an excellent reputation in the community for her ethics and dedication to clients, Pepi Camerlingo holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, as well as being nominated as a 2009 - 2015 Illinois Leading Lawyer. As a celebration of her negotiation and litigation skills, she was recognized with the coveted 40 Under 40 Award from the Law Bulletin Publishing Company in 2008.
Her Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification designation has enhanced client benefits who often need her expertise in forensic financial issues including maintenance, income, valuation and disposition of complex assets including real and personal property and business interests.
After graduating from the University of Nebraska, Pepi Camerlingo obtained her law degree from DePaul University School of Law in Chicago, Illinois. She was admitted to the practice of law in 1995 and has concentrated exclusively in the field of family and matrimonial law.