About Stephanie Kemen

The Law Office of Stephanie Kemen is a full service law firm with a focus on criminal, DUI and traffic defense. Stephanie Kemen has been advocating in Cook County and the surrounding communities since 2009 and believes that every client should be treated with empathy, dignity, and respect.



53 W Jackson, Suite 1401
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Phone: 312-945-6612
Fax: 312-674-7412


Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense, DUI Defense, Misdemeanors, Traffic Violations, Juvenile Court, Expungements, Bond Hearings, Preliminary Hearings, Secretary of State Reinstatement Hearings, Personal Injury


Bar Admissions

Illinois, 2009
Wisconsin, 2010
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2010
Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, 2014



The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, J.D. – 2009
University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, B.A. – 2005


Professional & Community Involvement

Chicago Bar Association, Judicial Evaluation Committee, 2013 – 2014
Chicago Bar Association, Moot Court Judge, 2013
Cristo Rey St. Martin, Off to the Races Planning Committee, 2014
Women’s Bar Association, Judicial Reception Committee, 2014


Associations & Memberships

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
llinois State Bar Association, Member
Chicago Bar Association, Member
Women’s Bar Association, Member
Cook County Bar Association, Member


Past Positions

Driver Defense Team, Owner, 2016 – current
Law Offices of Michael D. Krejci & Associates, Associate Attorney, 2010 – 2013
Law Office of William P. Murphy, Associate Attorney, 2009 – 2010
Cook County State’s Attorney, Clerk, Supreme Court Rule 711, 2008 – 2009