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About Me

Sernior Associate Attorney at Alicja M. Sroka & Associates, P.C.


  1. John Carroll University, B.A. Communications, 2005

  2. Western Michigan University - Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D. 2008, Cum Laude


  • Chicago Bar Association, Member

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member

  • American Bar Association, Member

  • Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity, Alumni Member

  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity, Alumni Member

  • City of Chicago, 40th Ward, Precinct Captain

  • First American Title, Title Agent

  • Heritage Title Company, Title Agent

  • Baird & Warner Title Services, Title Agent

  • Chicago Title and Land Trust Company, Title Agent

  • ATG Trust, Estate Attorney Agent and Title Agent


I am accessable 24 hours a day via e-mail. You can reach me at



Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Polish

Practice Areas


  1. Landlord & Tenant: 50%
    6 years, 250 cases
  2. Foreclosure: 20%
    4 years, 50 cases
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
    6 years, 90 cases
  4. Business: 9%
    6 years, 30 cases
  5. Appeals: 1%
    3 years, 5 cases



Hourly ($125-250/hour), Contingent (20-33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (10 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Aaron E. Rifkind

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Aaron Rifkind Business Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Joseph Andrew Brabender IV

    John and I have worked together on numerous landlord-tenant matters with excellent results.


    Joseph Brabender Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Alicja M. Sroka & Associates, P.C.

166 W. Washington St
Suite 680
Chicago, IL, 60602


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200908/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client's Choice Award - Landlord & Tenant LawAvvo2014
Client's Choice Award - Landlord & Tenant LawAvvo2013
Clients' Choice Award - Landlord & Tenant LawAvvo2012
The Eugene S. Quigley Delta Theta Phi Scholarship Award.Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity, Power Senate2008
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior Associate AttorneyAlicja M. Sroka & Associates, P.C.2015 - Present
PrincipalLaw Offices of John E. Brennock2009 - 2015
Student AttorneyWashtenaw Public Defender Clinic2008 - 2008
Legal InternGlassen Rhead McLean Campbell & Schumacher2008 - 2008
Association NamePosition NameDuration
First American TitleAttorney Title Agent2011 - Present
Chicago TitleAttorney Title Agent2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Security Deposit Recovery CaseSettled - Tenant received $5,550.00
Security Deposit Recovery CaseSettled - Tenant received $4,314.50
FirstMerit Bank, N.A. v. Soltys, 2015 IL App (1st) 140100Appellate court affirmed dismissal of claims against Defendant/Client
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolGeneral PracticeJD - Juris Doctor2008
John Carroll UniversityCommunicationsBA - Bachelor of Arts2006
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
ABA Law Student Division National Arbitration Competition - National FinalsArbitration Competition - Judge2015
ABA Law Student Division National Appellate Advocacy CompetitionMoot Court - Appellate Judge2014
7th Circuit Spring MeetingLunch with Professionals (Landlord/Tenant)2014