Stephanie L. Sandre, Senior Attorney

Stephanie L. Sandre

Senior Attorney

Stephanie L. Sandre, Senior Attorney, joined Sheets & Crossfield in 2013 and has over 14 years’ experience practicing law with local governments and municipalities.   Stephanie’s expertise is in contract law.

Stephanie’s practice includes:

  • Procurement Contracts
  • Elections
  • Interlocal Agreements
  • Civil Services
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Employment Law

Career highlights include: 

  • Drafted the “Jobs Creation Finance Act” (Illinois HB 3353) on behalf of Illinois Representative Michael W. Tryon.
  • Drafted and amended proposed TIF Reform Legislation during the 97th Illinois General Assembly and the 98th Illinois General Assembly.
  • Assisted the City of Marion in establishing the first STAR Bonds District in the State of Illinois.
  • Negotiated and prepared over 500 municipal contracts on behalf of over 40 municipalities, including: Development Agreements; Intergovernmental Agreements; Annexation Agreements; and Economic Incentive Agreements.
  • Publications:  “Conservation Easements: Minimizing Taxes and Maximizing Land,” Drake Journal of Agricultural Law, Vol. 4, No. 1 in Spring 1999.


  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa
  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Iowa
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies, University of Iowa

Additional Professional Experience

  • The Law Firm of Jacob & Klein, Ltd.  Bloomington,  Illinois
  • Assistant State’s Attorney for McLean County, Illinois
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Williamson County Bar Association

309 E. Main Street
Round Rock, TX 78664

Phone: (512) 255-8877