Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northern Illinois University College of Law in 2010. He promptly passed the bar examination and upon becoming a licensed attorney, began his career with the Kane County Public Defender’s Office. Attorney Sparks completed many bench and jury trials representing his clients through pre-trial, trial, and post-trial proceedings.
In 2020, Attorney Sparks turned his skills to family law and appeared on behalf of clients in court in Kane County, Kendall County, and surrounding counties. In 2021
Mr. Sparks joined Shaw Family Law, now Shaw Sanders, P.C. and dedicates a full-time practice to advocating for family law clients.
Chris has been a board member of the West Aurora School District 129, and has done volunteer work in North Aurora, including for the Boy Scouts of America. Chris happens to be an Eagle Scout.
With a keen eye for detail and for strategy, Chris is skilled at the financial analysis necessary to serve divorce clients, to perform and understand the calculations for child support, maintenance, and property division, including retirement accounts and tax consequences.