Roger W. Stelk

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Arlington Heights, IL

Law Office of Roger W. Stelk
 | 1500 W. Shure Drive, Suite 245
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: 847-506-7330
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1987
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (80%),
  • Real Estate: Consumer (10%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Roger W. Stelk founded his Arlington Heights law firm, the Law Office of Roger W. Stelk, in 1995. Over the past 30-plus years, Mr. Stelk has earned a reputation as one of the Chicago area's leading family law attorneys. It is the combination of his excellent reputation and his long record of success that leads clients from throughout northeastern Illinois to his firm for assistance with a variety of family law matters, including:

• Divorce, including high-asset divorce
• Property and debt division
• Spousal maintenance
• Child support
• Child custody and visitation
• Paternity
• Parental relocations
• Post-decree modifications

Mr. Stelk began his legal career in 1987 after earning his law degree from The John Marshall Law School and his approval to practice law in the state of Illinois. Prior to founding his own firm, Mr. Stelk gained valuable experience as an associate at Chicago-area firms. Since founding his firm, he has served as an arbitrator for Lake and Cook counties and as a court facilitator for Cook County.

Over the course of Mr. Stelk's long career, he has not only built an outstanding reputation, but he has also earned the respect of both his clients and his peers. He has a "Superb" Avvo rating, and he is a recipient of Avvo's Clients' Choice award. In addition, he has received an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell.

Attorney Stelk is the author of a number of legal guides and an active member of the legal community. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, The Chicago Bar Association and the Northwest Suburban Bar Association.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (80%): Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Paternity

Real Estate (10%)

Estate Planning & Probate (10%): Estate Planning, Probate & Estate Administration

Focus Areas

Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Paternity, Estate Planning, Probate & Estate Administration

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 5 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2019

Email Me

To: Roger W. Stelk
Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry

About Roger Stelk

Admitted: 1987, Illinois

Professional Webpage: https://stelklaw.com/about-the-firm/

Honors/Awards:

  • Super Lawyers - Family Law, 2018
  • Top-Rated Lawyer, Avvo, 2018
  • Top-Rated Lawyer, Avvo, 2017
  • Super Lawyers - Family Law, 2017
  • Super Lawyers - Family Law, 2016
  • Super Lawyers - Family Law, 2015
  • Top Contributor, Avvo, 2015
  • Top Contributor - Divorce, Avvo, 2014
  • Client's Choice - Divorce, Avvo, 2012

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • United States Supreme Court, 1992
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 1992
  • State of Illinois, 1987
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1987
  • Northwest Suburan Bar Association, 1987
  • American Bar Association, 1987
  • Illinois State Bar Association, 1987
  • Attorney Agent, Proper Title
  • Attorney Agent, Starck Title Services
  • Attorney Agent, Old Republic Title
  • Arbitrator, Lake County Mandatory Arbitration Program
  • Arbitrator, Cook County Mandatory Arbitration Program
  • Attorney Agent, First American Title
  • Attorney Agent, Attorney’s Title Guaranty Fund
  • Parentage Courtroom Facilitator, Cook County, Third District
  • Domestic Relations Courtroom Facilitator, Cook County, Third District
  • Northwest Suburban Bar Association

Educational Background:

  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, J.D., 1987
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, B.A., 1983
Office Location for Roger W. Stelk

1500 W. Shure Drive
Suite 245
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Phone: 847-506-7330

 

Roger W. Stelk:

Last Updated: 10/18/2018

Page Generated: 0.27094793319702 sec