Originally from Marengo, Illinois, Mary is a native of the state-line area. She received her law degree from Northern Illinois University College of Law. During her time there, she spent time working at the Zeke Giorgi Legal Clinic in Rockford, Illinois. While at the Clinic, Mary worked on domestic violence, civil, and juvenile delinquency cases. 

Cacciapaglia Law Office, LLC

Mary e. Cacciapaglia

After obtaining her law degree, Mary went into private practice working for a local law firm in Rockford, Illinois. There she worked on a variety of cases with a focus on family law and juvenile law.


J.D., Northern Illinois University College of Law, cum laude

B.A., Iowa Wesleyan College, summa cum laude

​Professional Associations and Memberships 

Illinois State Bar Association

Winnebago County Bar Association