Sharonda Roberson is the founding Partner of Roberson Law, LLC in Aurora, IL. In addition to launching her own firm earlier this month, she also launched a tax preparation service with a business partner on the same day.
Sharonda began her career by interning at the Public Defender’s Office in Kane County. She has also worked for nonprofit organizations such as Prairie State Legal Services. Her current primary focus is family, divorce, probate and estate planning. She services individuals in Kane, Cook, DuPage, Kendall, Will, Winnebago and Boone county.
While attending law school, Sharonda served as the President of the Sports and Entertainment Law Society, was a 1L Coordinator for the Juvenile Interest Law Society, and became a member of Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. She is currently the Assistant District Justice, for the West Suburban Alumni Chapter of the law fraternity.
Sharonda is also a community activist and one of the founders of The People’s Coalition, an organization founded to fight the causes and struggles of Black and Brown individuals of Aurora, IL. This organization was born in the wake of the murder of George Floyd in 2020. Sharonda also is the creator of the Aurora demand letter that received over 2,000 signatures and was sent to Aurora officials. As a result of her demand letter, the City of Aurora is in the process of obtaining body cameras for police officers, and a civilian review board is being established.