Steven R. Roach

Steven R. Roach Esq.

Of Counsel
Chicago, Illinois

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 a 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 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 & Associates are result driven, hones and maintain open lines of communication with their clients. Place your trust in his experience; call Steve Roach to defend you now!

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1998
  • District of Columbia, 1999
  • 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
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
  • National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (Grammys)

Past Employment Positions

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


  • English
  • Spanish