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Kristen C. Strieker

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Glen Carbon, IL

Strieker Law Firm, LLC
220 Evergreen Ln, Suite A
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
Phone: 618-391-1120
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018 - 2023
Licensed in Illinois Since: 2012
Practice Areas: Family Law
Attorney Profile

Attorney Kristen C. Strieker is the founder and managing partner of Strieker Law Firm, LLC, in Glen Carbon, Illinois. Serving clients throughout Madison County and the surrounding areas, Ms. Strieker focuses her practice solely on family law, and she provides invaluable and effective representation and support to those who are going through divorces or have some other serious legal matters affecting their families.

Along with handling all aspects of divorce, including child custody and support, property division, and other related matters, Ms. Strieker also assists with adoptions, and she provides effective pre- and postnuptial agreements to help protect her clients in the event their marriages do not work out. Well-versed in divorce mediation, she prefers to help her clients resolve their conflicts and reach agreements without the need for expensive, adversarial court battles; however, she will not hesitate to take her clients' matters to court when necessary.

Whether inside or outside of the courtroom, Ms. Strieker maintains an unwavering focus on protecting her clients' rights and best interests, as well as those of their children, and she has gained a reputation for her compassion as well as her ongoing support of her clients throughout all legal proceedings. Honored for her outstanding professionalism and service, she has earned consistent top rankings and endorsements from her peers along with the 10 Best in Client Satisfaction Award from the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys.

A 2009 graduate of Saint Louis University, Ms. Strieker returned to her alma mater and obtained her Juris Doctor from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2012. A dean's list scholar in law school, she received the Lawrence R. Campbell Research Award from the Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication along with the academic excellence award for her exceptional academic achievements.

Along with maintaining a successful legal practice, Ms. Strieker has published articles and conducted lectures and seminars on a variety of legal topics related to family law. She also maintains her law firm's legal blog, and she is an active member of the American Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association, among her other professional affiliations.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Paternity, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights


6 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2018 - 2023

About Kristen C. Strieker

First Admitted: 2012, Illinois

Professional Webpage:


  • Illinois’ Top Rated Family Law Attorneys, 2019-2020
  • Rising Stars list, 2018
  • Academic Excellence Award, Federal Courts
  • “Rising Star” among Illinois attorneys by Super Lawyers in 2020
  • ISBA Law Student Council Representative for SLU Law School
  • Research award co-recipient for the AEMJC, August 2008, Lawrence R. Campbell Research Award, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication - The Scholastic Journalism Division, 2008
  • Dean’s Scholar, St Louis University School of Law

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Illinois Bar Association, Student Member
  • Women’s Law Student Association, Student Member
  • Madison County Illinois Bar Association Member, 2014

Educational Background

  • Saint Louis University, Bachelor of Arts, Communication with a Creative and Professional Writing Certificate, 2009

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Co-Author, Uncertain Rights: Student Speech and Conflicting Interpretations of Morse V. Frederick, Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, 2009

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Guardian Ad Litem, 2016
  • Certified Mediator in Illinois, 2017
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Office Location for Kristen C. Strieker

220 Evergreen Ln
Suite A
Glen Carbon, IL 62034

Phone: 618-391-1120

Last Updated: 8/10/2022

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