Steven A. Greenberg

Attorney Profile

Top Rated White Collar Crimes Attorney in Chicago, IL

Steven A. Greenberg and Associates, Ltd.
 | 53 W. Jackson Boulevard, Suite 1260
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: 312-399-2711
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2007, 2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1986
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar (40%),
  • Criminal Defense (30%),
  • Appellate (20%),
  • Civil Rights (10%)
Attorney Profile

The sole practitioner at Steven A. Greenberg and Associates, LTD., Steven A. Greenberg serves clients in the Chicago, Illinois, area. With more than 30 years of experience in the legal field, Mr. Greenberg provides counsel and representation in the area of criminal defense. He accepts a wide variety of cases, including white collar crimes, civil rights, DUI, DWI and criminal appeals.

A Chicago native, Mr. Greenberg earned his Bachelor of Science from Indiana University Bloomington in 1982. In 1986, he obtained his Juris Doctor from Northern Illinois University College of Law. Since that time, Mr. Greenberg has defended clients against serious felony charges and tried hundreds of these cases to verdict in federal and state courts. Notable verdicts include a not guilty verdict in a capital murder case and a reversal obtained on appeal for a client who was serving a life sentence on a murder conviction.

Mr. Greenberg is admitted to practice law in the state of Illinois and before the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Central Districts of Illinois, as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana. He is also admitted to practice law before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. Mr. Greenberg gained admittance to the Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar in 1990.

An invited member of the Litigation Counsel of America, Mr. Greenberg has received distinction as a capital qualified trial counsel for his effective representation of defendants who are facing the death penalty. Mr. Greenberg has served his peers as a frequent guest lecturer at law schools and seminars, speaking on criminal principles and issues, trial tactics and advocacy.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Criminal Defense: White Collar (40%): White Collar Crime, Criminal Law - Federal

Criminal Defense (30%): Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, False Accusations, Felony, Misdemeanor, Murder, Probation, Sex Offenses, Tax Evasion, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence

Appellate (20%): Appeals

Civil Rights (10%): Police Misconduct

Focus Areas

White Collar Crime, Criminal Law - Federal, Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, False Accusations, Felony, Misdemeanor, Murder, Probation, Sex Offenses, Tax Evasion, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence, Appeals, Police Misconduct

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 11 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2007, 2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2019

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About Steven Greenberg

Admitted: 1986, Illinois

Professional Webpage: https://www.stevengreenbergcriminaldefense.com/

Honors/Awards:

  • Litigation Counsel of America, Invitation only Society Limited to the Top ½ of One-Percent of Trial Lawyers
  • Selected as a Leading Lawyer (Top 5%)
  • Phi Alpha Delta

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Capital Litigation Lawyer

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa, 2008
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 2001
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1995
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1987
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1987
  • Illinois, 1986
  • Amicus Chair, Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member, Illinois State Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section Council
  • Member of the Board, Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Representative Clients:

  • People v. Drew Peterson People v. Dugan  United States v. Blanks

Educational Background:

  • Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, B.S., 1982

Industry Groups

  • Illinois Association Of Criminal Defense Lawyers Board Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association Criminal Justice Section Counsel
  • Litigation Counsel Of America Fellow
  • National Association Of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Office Location for Steven A. Greenberg

53 W. Jackson Boulevard
Suite 1260
Chicago, IL 60604

Phone: 312-399-2711

 

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Last Updated: 10/22/2018

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