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’s strength and vision grounds her clients through troubling times. She understands that lawyers who practice in this very personal and stressful area are working with clients at their lowest point. Pepi has an innate ability to listen, connect and guide her clients through this sometimes very difficult process. By working tirelessly and fiercely, Pepi garners the greatest outcome for her clients and shows an understanding for each person she represents.
Maintaining an excellent reputation in the community for her ethics and dedication to clients, Pepi holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, as well as being consistently nominated as an Illinois Leading Lawyer. As a celebration of her negotiation and litigation skills, she was recognized with the coveted Forty 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 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.
AV Rated from Martindale-Hubbell, 2016 - Present
Top Women Lawyers in Chicago, 2019 - 2020
Illinois Leading Lawyer, 2009 - Present
"Forty Under 40" Law Bulletin Media, 2008
Rising Stars, Illinois Super Lawyers, 2008, 2009
B.A., University of Nebraska, 1992 (Cum Laude)
J.D., DePaul University College of Law, 1995
Illinois State Bar Association
Woman’s Bar Association
DuPage County Bar Association
Past Chair of Standing Committee on Bar Services & Activities
Former Treasurer of Chase Park Advisory Council
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