Valerie C. Lengerich
Valerie C. Lengerich is an associate at Gutnicki LLP whose practice focuses on commercial litigation, appellate, and trial work in both federal and state courts. Valerie has counseled a variety of clientele from entrepreneurs, startups, and family businesses, to accredited investors, international energy companies, and pharmaceutical manufacturers.
Prior to joining Gutnicki LLP, Valerie began her legal career at Swanson, Martin, & Bell where she practiced for five years as a commercial and complex litigation and trial attorney.
Valerie graduated cum laude from DePaul University College of Law in 2013. During law school, Valerie clerked for several plaintiffs’ law firms in downtown Chicago, and externed for Cook County Circuit Court Judges Franklin U. Valderrama, Thomas J. Lipscomb, and William D. Maddux.
Before law school, Valerie graduated summa cum laude from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with bachelor’s degrees in Philosophy and Psychology with a concentration on neuroscience.