Lindsay J. Roalfs

Lindsay J. Roalfs

Associate
Location:
Gurnee, Illinois
Phone:
847-855-8447
Fax:
847-855-8497
Email:

Lindsay J. Roalfs has worked with Denis M. Gravel as an attorney for 8 of the 10 years since she graduated from law school in 2008.  Lindsay assists clients in setting and achieving clear cut goals to resolve their cases as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.  Lindsay attended Northern Illinois University College of Law and graduated Summa Cum Laude.  Lindsay earned her B.S. from University of Illinois – Urbana Champaign in 2004, where she received the honor of being on the Dean’s List, and received the Community Action Award for Psychology.  Lindsay has spent the majority of her education and professional career helping families, especially children.  Lindsay has participated in Vis-à-Vis, a volunteer tutoring program for children, studied and assisted with Teen Court, and has been a Guardian ad Litem in Lake County, Illinois for 8 years.

Lindsay is licensed to practice law in Illinois and the Federal Northern District of Illinois.  She is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, member of the Illinois State Bar Assembly, former member of the Agenda Committee with the Illinois State Bar, a member of the Lake County Bar Association, and a member of the Jefferson Inn’s Association.  Additionally, Lindsay has taught multiple continuing legal education classes, including those on court ordered counseling, relocation, and grandparents’ and third parties’ parenting time (visitation) rights.  Lindsay is a zealous advocate for her clients and an active member of the legal community.

Areas of Practice

  • Family
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce
  • Child Support
  • Military Divorce

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2008
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2009

Education

  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
    • J.D. cum laude
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois
    • B.S.
    • Honors: Dean's List

Representative Clients

  • Jacob v. Vandervere 401 111. App 3d 712 (2d Dist. 2010)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Lake County Bar Association , Member, 2008 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association , Member, 2006 - Present

Languages

  • English (Primary)