Lacy, Maricarol

One North LaSalle StreetSuite 3400Chicago, IL 60602- 4018

Updated: 06/23/2017


Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Dissolution, Legal Separation, Civil Unions and Cohabitation Agreements
  • Valuation of assets and forensic accounting related issues including business partnerships and investment assets
  • Complex financial analysis and litigation
  • Custodial, visitation and property division related matters
  • Child Custody related matters including parenting, visitation and support
  • Maintenance and spousal support
  • Cooperative/Collaborative Law options as non-litigation solutions
  • Domestic Violence: restraining orders and orders of protection
  • Paternity: support and custodial related matters
  • Prenuptial Agreements, Post-nuptial Agreements, and enforcement of these agreements
  • Adoption/Guardianship


  • 100%


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1986
  • Federal Claims Court

Other Affiliations

  • Illinois State Bar Association (Member)
  • Chicago Bar Association (Member)


  • Concern Worldwide Chicago 2002 Brigid Award Recipient, - 2002

Classes and Seminars

  • Avoiding Critical Mistakes in Divorce and Tax Issues, National Business Institute, 2004 - 2007
  • Domestic Relations Tax Issues, National Business Institute, 2004 - 2007
  • Lecturer, Children, Families and Law , Loyola University of Chicago, 1991 - 2006
  • Lecturer, Social Work and Law, Loyola University of Chicago, 1991 - 2001
  • Lecturer, Legal aspects of Confidential Records, University of Chicago Department of Psychiatry, 2004

Pro Bono Activities

  • Domestic Violence Legal Clinic, 2001 - Present
  • Certified Rape Victim Advocate, 2005-2006 (active)
  • Concern Worldwide Chicago, "Women of Concern Luncheon", Committee Member 2003-2009, Chairperson of Luncheon Committee 2003-2005, 2006-2007; Host Committee 2010-2013

Past Positions

  • Rinella & Rinella Ltd., Member, 1998 - present


  • Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1986
    Honors: Dean David T. Link Award, Outstanding Achievement in Social Justice (1986)
  • Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois, 1983
    Honors: magna cum laude
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
    LLM program for Financial Services

Office Information


One North LaSalle StreetSuite 3400Chicago, IL 60602- 4018


  • 312- 236-6975


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