Phone: 312.629.8800 ext. 204
Office 105 W. Madison St.
Chicago, Illinois 60602
email: [email protected]
Attorney Joseph P. Steinfels received his Juris Doctor degree at North Carolina Central University School of Law in Durham, North Carolina where he graduated summa cum laude and served on Law Review. Mr. Steinfels worked as a Law Clerk for the Cook County Public Defender's Office (Homicide Task Force) where he argued before the Cook County Circuit Court in addition to serving as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Judge Wendell P. Gardner, Jr. of the United States Superior Court in the District of Columbia.
Prior to joining Nemeroff Law Offices, Mr. Steinfels served our nation for 24 years as a United States Marine. He has enjoyed a wide variety of assignments including multiple deployments to combat operations in both Iraq and Afghanistan, instructing officer candidates and newly commissioned officers at Quantico, VA, serving as Commanding Officer of an artillery firing battery, being appointed as an Associate Professor at Duke University and the University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill), and assuming the role of Deputy Director of the Marine Corps Liaison Office in the United States Senate. Mr. Steinfels' additional academic degrees include Government Affairs (MA, Georgetown University), International Management (MA, University of Maryland), Leadership Studies (MA, Marshall University), and History (BA, University of Illinois-Chicago). He has published over a dozen articles in professional journals.
Mr. Steinfels enjoys spending time with his wife and four children as well as continuing to serve his community. He is currently a Girls-on-the-Run coach, Cub Scout Pack Committee Chair, foster adopter for the Second City Canine Rescue, and basketball coach with the local Park District elementary school athletic program.