Alison Leigh Epilone, Esq. is a partner at Quatela Chimeri PLLC concentrating in the areas of matrimonial and family law.
Before joining Quatela Chimeri, Ms. Epilone held highly regarded positions in both the public and private sectors. Most recently, she served for three years as the Principal Law Clerk to the Supervising Judge of the Suffolk County Matrimonial Parts. Prior to her work in the public sector, Ms. Epilone spent 10 years in private practice focused solely on matrimonial and family law. Drawing upon her legal experience as both a private attorney and principal law clerk to a matrimonial judge, Ms. Epilone prides herself on her ability to resolve even the most contentious and complex, high-net-worth divorce cases. When litigation is unavoidable, however, Ms. Epilone is an aggressive advocate for her clients and represents their interests through all phases of litigation.
A graduate of the State University of New York at Stony Brook, Ms. Epilone received her J.D., cum laude, from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, where she was Editor-in-Chief of the Moot Court Board. She also has continued her involvement with the Moot Court Board by serving as a judge in Touro’s annual Bainbridge Moot Court Competition and coaching students in both national and regional competitions. Since 2013, she has served as Adjunct Professor at Touro Law, teaching the American Legal Studies Practicum, Legal Process, and Foundations of Legal Analysis. Ms. Epilone also assisted in the creation of the Advanced Judicial Clinic in Matrimonial Law.
Amongst her awards and accolades, Ms. Epilone was named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers for 5 consecutive years and currently serves as Secretary for the Suffolk County Matrimonial Bar Association.
Ms. Epilone is a member of the Suffolk County Matrimonial, Nassau County, Suffolk County and New York State Bar Associations.