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Football and baseball coach in spare time.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 50%
  2. Probate: 20%
  3. Real Estate: 10%
  4. Child Support: 10%
  5. Child Custody: 10%



Hourly ($250-350/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Law Offices of Roger W. Stelk

1500 West Shure Drive
Suite 245
Arlington Heights, IL, 60004


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198705/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer - Family LawSuper Lawyers2016
Super Lawyer - Family LawSuper Lawyers2015
Top ContributorAvvo2015
Top Contributor - DivorceAvvo2014
Client's Choice - DivorceAvvo2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney AgentOld Republic National Title Insurance Company2016 - Present
Attorney AgentStarck Title Services2016 - Present
Attorney AgentProper Title2014 - Present
Attorney AgentCity Wide Title2014 - Present
Attorney AgentFirst American Title Insurance Company2002 - Present
Attorney AgentAttorney's Title Guaranty Fund2000 - Present
Court FacilitatorCook County Circuit Court - Third District2000 - Present
Arbltrator - Cook CountyCircuit Court Mandatory Arbitration Program1996 - Present
Arbitrator - Lake CountyCircuit Court Mandatory Arbitration Program1996 - Present
OwnerLaw Offices of Roger W. Stelk1995 - Present
AssociateLaw Offices of W.K. Gullberg1987 - 1987
Associate / PartnerBiestek & Stelk1987 - 1995
ClerkLaw Offices of W.K. Gullberg1985 - 1987
Field Survey RepresentativeA.C. Nielsen Company1981 - 1985
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember1987 - 1994
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re Custody of JCustody was awarded to the father after a three-day trial
In estate of LAfter hearing, guardianship was awarded to the daughter of the disabled adult
In re EBy agreement and approval of the court, guardianship was awarded to both parties.
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Publication nameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesI've moved to a new county. Can my Illinois judgment move with me?2014
AVVO Legal GuidesHolding Title to Real Estate2014
AVVO Legal GuidesCan I move the children out of state?2014
AVVO Legal GuidesGrandparent Visitation in Illinois2013
AVVO Legal GuidesCan my child choose to live with me?2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignPre-LawBA - Bachelor of Arts1983