General Background

Edward Rolwes has extensive experience representing clients in complex commercial and professional liability litigation in both state and federal courts and before arbitration and state administrative and disciplinary tribunals.  His professional liability practice has focused on representing lawyers and accountants and has also extended to representation of other professionals, including dentist, oral surgeons, medical doctors, insurance and real estate professionals.  His commercial litigation experience includes real estate, banking, construction, consumer fraud, class action and employment related litigation.
Edward Rolwes on Linked in©

Bar Admissions

United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
United States District Court, Southern District of Illinois
United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois


J.D., University of Notre Dame Law School,
Notre Dame, Indiana, 1985
B.A., Business Administration, Cardinal Newman College,
St. Louis, Missouri, 1982

Prior Law Firm Affiliations

Prior to forming The Rolwes Law Firm, LLC in February, 2009, Mr. Rolwes was affiliated with the following law firms as either an associate or partner:
Rosenblum, Goldenhersh, Silverstein & Zafft, P.C., St. Louis, MO
Partner, 2001-2009

Rolwes & Platt, St. Louis, MO I Chicago, IL,
​Partner, 1999-2001

Flaherty & Jacobson, P.C.,  Chicago, IL,
​Partner, 1997-1999

Hinshaw & Culbertson,  Chicago, IL,
Associate, 1986 -1993
Partner, 1993 – 1997

Henehan, Donovan & Isaacson, Chicago, IL
Associate, 1985-1986