Stephanie Cardenas

Cardenas, Stephanie



Office Location

200 W Adams Street
Suite 2445
Chicago, IL 60606
Stephanie is a litigation attorney who focuses her practice in civil defense, primarily handling transportation matters. She has experience in insurance defense representing clients as self-insureds and as insureds with an emphasis on transportation litigation and construction liability.

Prior to practicing in the area of transportation, Stephanie spent her early years of practice representing clients in family law disputes handling contested dissolution of marriage and parentage cases.

Stephanie is an active member of her local bar associations. Recently, she joined the Transportation Lawyers Association's newly founded Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee to promote diversity and inclusion within the transportation defense industry.


  • University of Illinois Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • LL.M. - 2018
  • University of Illinois Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2017
  • Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    • 2014
    • Major: Psychology, Criminal Justice and Criminology

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • New York
  • New Jersey

Professional Associations

  • Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago (“LAGBAC”), Member
  • Transportation Lawyers Association, Member , DEI Committee 2022
  • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois, Member

Current Employment Position

  • Attorney