Practice Areas


Odelson & Sterk, Ltd. concentrates its practice in the representation of local governments and schools. The attorneys are divided into our litigation, labor, economic development, and general municipal areas, as well as school, prosecution/adjudication and election areas. We provide all the necessary services to our clients, including all financial and bond work; litigation in all courts and administrative agencies; experienced negotiation and related labor skills, including grievances and unfair labor practice matters; general municipal, school, township, and park district representation; election law matters, new legislation, and case law updates. We have a direct liaison with the Illinois General Assembly through the Republican Senate members and the Democratic House members. For over 40 years, we have counseled over 50 governmental clients and countless individuals seeking public office. We pride ourselves on being a “one-stop-shop” able to address and assist with all of our clients’ legal needs.