When dealing with a family law matter, you need an attorney who not only has experience and skill, but who will also work tirelessly on your behalf. Roland P. Ernst of Carr, O'Rourke & Ernst in Chicago is that attorney.
With more than 34 years of experience in a broad range of compelling and complex family law issues, he has a track record of success for his clients. By employing a compassionate approach to your problems and providing attentive personal service, he will work toward tailoring a resolution that will allow you to move onto the next chapter in your life with confidence.
Areas of Practice
Personal Injury – Plaintiff
100%% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1983
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1985
DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
Law Review: Article and Note Editor, 1982 – 1983
DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois
B.S. – 1980
Honors: With Highest Honors
Professional Associations and Memberships
Illinois Trial Lawyers
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
About the Law Office Of Carr, O'Rourke & Ernst, Ltd.
A Client Focused Approach To Family Law Matters
Family law disputes can be among the most difficult, emotionally draining times of your life. When dealing with these disputes, you need an attorney who will listen to you, focus on your needs and protect your rights.
Roland P. Ernst of the Law Office Of Carr, O'Rourke & Ernst, Ltd. is that attorney. He brings compassion, empathy, legal knowledge and proven skills to the job of representing your interests. His over 30 years of experience in Chicago family law matters has built a reputation for results that you will appreciate.
A Trusted Advisor to Chicago Families for More Than 34 years
Orland Park family law and divorce attorney Roland P. Ernst can assist you with a wide range of family law issues:
Family law/divorce: Issues of child custody and visitation, child support, maintenance and property division in both uncontested and contested matters, including high net worth divorce cases.
Post-decree matters: Modifications of divorce decrees, enforcement of court orders, removal of children from the state of Illinois and parental kidnappings.
Domestic violence: Representation for those who have been targets of physical or emotional abuse, or have been falsely accused of it.
Prenuptial agreements: Drafting and reviewing agreements to protect you and your assets in the event of a divorce.
At the Law Office Of Carr, O'Rourke & Ernst, Ltd., we make every effort to resolve your case through negotiations in an effort to reach an amicable resolution of your family law issues. However, when negotiations fail, we will aggressively protect your rights in the courtroom.
Roland Ernst is an outstanding divorce attorney!!! Its a difficult time in one's life, your worried about your kids, your life ahead, etc.. He was a calming influence through it all. In my divorce, his advice save me so many times that I can't count them. He knows the law! His knowledge and guidance were key for me in "not rocking the boat" and getting through the whole messy process. You will be truly blessed when you retain Roland to represent you in court. There is no one better to have by your side when your in front of the judge.