Polachek and Polachek, Attorneys at Law
1000 Hart Rd., Suite 300
Barrington, IL 60010


Robert Steven Polachek - Attorney

Location: Barrington, Illinois
Phone: 847-381-2242
Fax: 847-381-2358
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Areas of Practice:

  • Business and Transactional Law

  • Divorce Law

  • Family Law

  • Probate and Estate Administration

  • Litigation and Appeals

  • Personal Injury

  • Medical Malpractice

  • Real Estate

  • Criminal and Traffic

  • Aircraft registration, sales and FAA enforcement actions


Robert Steven Polachek


R. Steven Polachek is a partner in the law firm of Polachek & Polachek. Steven has been a licensed attorney in the state of Illinois since 1965 and has been involved in hundreds of litigation matters in both federal and state court, including trials relating to personal injury matters, insurance defense, felony criminal matters, commercial litigation and dissolution of marriages. He is currently serving as a Regional Director for the Lawyer Pilot Bar Association and serves as a board member and officer of a number of corporations. Steven is a highly experienced litigation attorney, having been in private practice over 40 years. After graduating from law school and prior to entering private practice, Steven was a Special Agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, being assigned to field offices in Jackson, Mississippi, and Washington, D.C.

Bar Admissions:

Illinois, 1965
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 1965
U. S. district Court, Northern District of Illinois, Trial Bar
U. S. Supreme Court, 2004


Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
Juris Doctor (1965)

Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Bachelor of Arts (1962)
Majors: History and Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Lawyer Pilots Bar Association, Member 1978 – present
Northwest Suburban Bar Association, Member 1990 – present
Will County Bar Association, Member 2010 – 2011
Lawyer Pilots Bar Association, Regional director 2000 – present
Northwestern University Moot Court

Pro Bono Activities:

Facilitator, Domestic Relations Division, 2001 – present
Individual selection of cases for individuals in need