Chicago attorney Stacey A. McCullough

Stacey A. McCullough


Phone:   (630) 434-0400 ext. 136

Fax:   (630) 434-0444

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Areas Of Practice

  • Criminal Defense

Stacey has dedicated her legal career to the defense of the criminally accused for over 22 years. She is an experienced litigator in the area of felony, misdemeanor, juvenile and traffic laws. Stacey is also a skilled advocate in administrative law matters, representing students in school disciplinary proceedings and clients in DCFS appeals. After receiving her Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice with Highest Honors from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1991, she went on to receive her Juris Doctor from Loyola University of Chicago in 1994. Stacey joined the DuPage County Public Defender’s Office after receiving her law degree, and represented clients facing charges ranging from DUI, drug possession, and theft to sexual assault, robbery and first-degree murder. With hundreds of cases brought to hearing or trial, she entered private practice in 2004 with the Law Office of Robert J. Schillerstrom, Ltd. In 2005, The Law Office of Stacey A. McCullough, Ltd. was formed, and Stacey became a successful solo criminal defense practitioner. She joined Momkus McCluskey Roberts LLC in January, 2017 to continue that success.

An active member of the legal community, Stacey currently serves as the Third Vice President of the DuPage County Bar Association (DCBA) and Treasurer of the DuPage County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (DCCDLA). She is a member of the DCBA, DCCDLA, DuPage Association of Women Lawyers (DAWL), Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA), and the Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. She has also previously served as President of the DCCDLA, Director on the DCBA Board of Directors, and Chair of numerous DCBA committees. Stacey is a member of the DCBA Public Interest and Education (PIE) Commission, Budget Committee, Lawyer Referral Service Committee, Bench Bar Committee, Criminal Law and Practice Section, and more.

Stacey lives in DuPage County with her teenage son and daughter, who both aspire to become attorneys like their mom.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1994


  • Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1994
    • J.D.
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 1991
    • B.A., Criminal Justice

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • DuPage Association of Women Lawyers, Member
  • Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • DuPage County Bar Association
    • Third Vice President, 2016-2017
    • Board of Directors, Director, 2005-2007, 2014-2016
    • Local Government Committee, Chair, 2005-2006
    • Media Committee, Chair, 2005-2006
    • Criminal Law & Practice Committee, Chair, 2003-2004
    • Public Interest and Education Commission
    • Lawyer Referral Service Committee
    • Budget Committee
    • Planning Committee
    • Bench Bar Committee
    • Criminal Law and Practice Section
  • DuPage County Bar Foundation, Director, 2015-2016
  • DuPage County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
    • Treasurer, 2016
    • President, 2006

Honors and Awards

  • DuPage County Bar Association Board of Directors Award, 1999-2000

Past Employment Positions

  • The Law Office of Stacey A. McCullough, Ltd., Wheaton, Illinois, sole practitioner, June 2005-January 2017
  • Law Office of Thomas & McCullough, P.C., Naperville Illinois, general practice (formerly the Law Office of Robert J. Schillerstrom, Ltd.), May 2004-May 2005
  • DuPage County Public Defender’s Office, Wheaton, Illinois, Assistant Public Defender, October 1994-May 2004

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Lisle, IL 60532

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