Steven R. Roach

Steven R. Roach

Attorney at Law
Chicago, Illinois
312-421-8820 (Chicago)
847-685-6000 (Schaumburg)
630-573-8500 (Oak Brook)


Tough, Effective, & Experienced Representation


"Fight With The Experience of A Former Prosecutor" - Steven R. Roach, Attorney at Law, provides each of his clients with tough, effective and experienced representation that delivers results. Whether you are charged with Murder, Sex Crimes, DUI or any Felony or Misdemeanor Crime, Steve Roach is committed to defending your rights. After many years of being successful prosecutor for the government, Steve Roach has been able to apply his knowledge and skills to represent and successfully defend clients in all areas of Criminal Defense, DUI, Traffic, and Secretary of State Driver's License Reinstatement Hearings. Steve Roach leads a team of highly experienced lawyer's capable of handling the most complex legal matters associated with Criminal and DUI Defense. Steven R. Roach is result driven, honest, responsive and maintains open lines of communication with his clients.

2013 Avvo awarded a "Superb" Attorney Ranking

2013 / Martindale-Hubbell awarded Steve Roach the "Client Distinction Award"

Newsweek Magazine :  Attorney Steve Roach was one of fifteen attorneys showcased  in the 2012 Leaders of Criminal Defense (09/24/2012)

Avvo : year after year , Avvo continues to award Steve Roach an "Excellent Attorney" rating

Avvo : 2012 awarded Attorney Steve Roach the "Client's Choice" Award

Martindale Hubble: has  awarded Attorney Steve Roach a "Preeminent" Attorney Rating

Place your trust in his experience, call Steve Roach to defend you now!

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI / DWI Defense
  • Felony Crimes
  • Misdemeanor Crimes
  • Criminal Law
  • Traffic Violations
  • Driver's License Reinstatement Hearings
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Entertainment Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1998
  • District of Columbia, 1999
  • Arizona, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1998


  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1998
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    • B.S. Commerce - 1995

Representative Clients

  • Criminal Client Lists are held Confidential
  • Entertainment Client Lists are held Confidential


  • Criminal Defense Theories & Practice, Schaumburg Police Department, 2006

Honors and Awards

  • 2013 / Martindale-Hubbell awarded “Client Distinction" Award
  • Newsweek Magazine : Attorney Steve Roach was one of fifteen attorneys showcased in the 2012 Leaders of Criminal Defense (09/24/2012)
  • AVVO Rated Attorney – “Superb” Attorney Rating 2013
  • AVVO Rated Attorney – “Excellent” Attorney Rating , 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Martiindale-Hubbell - "Preeminent" Attorney Rating, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Deans List, DePaul University College of Law, 1995 - 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Northwest Suburban Bar Association
  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Arizona Bar Association
  • District of Columbia
  • American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

Past Employment Positions

  • Cook County State's Attorney's Office, Attorney - Criminal Prosecutions, 1998 - 2001


  • English
  • Spanish